5 Dec 2023

West Papuans call on NZ govt to confront Indonesia

From , 6:01 am on 5 December 2023
Morning Star Flag Raising in Auckland, 1st December 2023.

Photo: Finau Fonua/RNZ Pacific

West Papua's pro-independence movement was celebrated by activists around the world last week with the raising of the morning star flag.

December 1st marks the day, the Morning Star - West Papua's Independence Flag was first hoisted in 1961.

RNZ Pacific's Finau Fonua attended a flag raising event in Auckland where he spoke to activists.