Students flee violence in Papua

JAKARTA (AFP) – Hundreds of students have fled fighting in Indonesia’s restive Papua province, a local NGO said, amid unconfirmed reports of violent reprisals after a massacre of civilian workers by separatist rebels. The death of 16 government-linked employees at a remote jungle work camp in early December, marked a dramatic escalation from decades of mostly sporadic skirmishes. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin