Activist's killing angers Papuans

Graphic mobile phone footage shows Indonesia police taunting dying activist.

    The issue of Papuan independence has been thrown into the spotlight with the controversial death of an activist.

    Graphic mobile phone footage of Yawan Wayeni's final moments is being circulated on the internet.

    It shows Indonesian police officers taunting him as he lies dying from the gunshot wounds they had inflicted upon him.

    Al Jazeera's Step Vassen reports from Jakarta.

    The video contains disturbing images.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Where are all the women leaders?

    Where are all the women leaders?

    Kamala Harris makes history as US vice presidential candidate, but barriers remain for women in power around the world.

    A new master's house: The architect decolonising Nigerian design

    A new master's house: The architect decolonising Nigerian design

    Demas Nwoko's structures are a model of culturally relevant and sustainable African design.

    Senegal's village of women

    Senegal's village of women

    Women in northeast Senegal are using solar-powered irrigation to farm food and halt the encroaching desert.