International capital interests and military forces in West Papua


Just because the interests of Capital International and indigenous people killed at any time by military forces in West Papua.

The reign SOEKARNO in the Republic of Indonesia, the interests of international capital are very disturbed by the strengthening of the Communist Party of Indonesia. This situation has become a barrier to entry in the Indonesian capital, then there is no other way except to force the barrier must be destroyed, then sought allies and an agent that will perform these duties, the military chosen as allies and agents. There followed a change of power in Indonesia in 1965, take the dictator Suharto military force represents the agent of capital Internasioanal. After the fall of Sukarno, the new round of exploitation and make a deal for the international turnover with his repressive military force and manipulate the Act of the Year 1969.

Slowly under the New Order (SOEHARTO), Indonesia entered the era of the International capital. Law on Foreign Investment (PMA) easily enacted by Suharto in 1967. Begin the flow of foreign funds invested in Papua. PT.Freeport up, dredge Papua's natural riches, and various other national and foreign companies. International agencies (such as the IMF and the World Bank) controlled the capitalists of the United States and its allies began to organize the Indonesian economy in a liberal economic framework "developmentalism". Papua entering a new era, neo-colonialism (new economic colonization) with an extension of his New Order.

Joint military power, the New Order took over all foreign companies into the hands of the military in Papua and entrepreneurs of bureaucracy. - Erfpacht rights (leasehold) the company transferred to the military, the state-owned plantations, military, and private networks controlled by the Suharto family. Papua has now become an integral part of the economic system of international capital will be retained until the mass administration of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Boediono.

The interests of international capital and the military (Army / Police) can be seen with since Freeport began operating in Timika Papua, indigenous peoples and workers are often intimidated and even lives are at stake in the evil conspiracy never investigate thoroughly. When freeport workers on strike in a transparent manner where the military force is used to provoke, intimidate and even firing on his own people so that casualties. Mysterious shooting incident on 21 October 2011 against at mile 40 of the two local miners and the employees of PT freeport a mystery that is not revealed, something like this had happened before.

All the conditions mentioned above illustrates the military's role is vital in securing all the assets of international capital by intimidating and closing all democratic space for indigenous Papuan life activities. Special Autonomy is expected to manage all central and local government policy was only to the extent that legislation does not have a clear-cut solution.

This situation makes the Papuan People started to discover new forms of resistance-resistance are more dignified either through acts of Peace on the road as well as the consolidation of three People's Congress which took place on 16-19 October 2011 in Jayapura. Freedom of association, assembly and expression in public set out in the constitution in 1945 turned out to be aphorisms empty proven by using the combined power of TNI / police brutality by attacking and shooting and torture Papuan People's Congress in the arena location , resulting in 6 people were killed, dozens were injured and hundreds were arrested and intimidation. The pattern of violence is showing any character and policies of the central government did not change even military violence done more structured with a more orderly pattern.
The incidents of violence describing the military in Papua and is not serious omission committed by the Indonesian government against civilians in Papua.


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