Press Release

Home/Press Release

IPT Concluding Statement: Indonesia is responsible for ten gross human rights violations of 1965 and afterwards.

2017-04-20T10:35:09+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

  JAKARTA, Indonesia—The final verdict of the International People’s Tribunal (IPT) 1965 states that Indonesia must be held account for ten gross human rights violations that happened in 1965/1966. Including, among others, genocide against members, followers and sympathisers of the Indonesian Communist Party (PKI) and supporters of President Soekarno and progressive members of Indonesian National Party [...]

Comments Off on IPT Concluding Statement: Indonesia is responsible for ten gross human rights violations of 1965 and afterwards.

Press Statement on the findings and recommendations of the IPT 1965

2017-04-19T23:27:56+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Press Statement on the findings and recommendations of the International People’s Tribunal on Crimes against Humanity Indonesia 1965, The Hague 10-13 November 2015   The international panel of judges of the International People’s Tribunal on Crimes against Humanity Indonesia 1965 have declared that crimes against humanity were committed by the State of Indonesia after the murder [...]

Comments Off on Press Statement on the findings and recommendations of the IPT 1965

Indonesia: Protect Mass Graves of 1965-66 Massacres

2017-04-16T12:37:51+00:00 June 26th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Security minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan in central Jakarta, Indonesia on January 14, 2016.© 2016 Reuters Forensic Experts Needed to Identify Remains, Secure Evidence The Indonesian government should delay the exhumation of mass graves linked to the massacres of 1965-1966 until forensic experts are available to assist, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should [...]

Comments Off on Indonesia: Protect Mass Graves of 1965-66 Massacres

Jokowi Statement

2017-04-23T18:13:11+00:00 April 21st, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Your Excellency President Joko Widodo, Welcome to Europe. While you are touring this continent, a number of your ministers and senior government officials in Jakarta are organizing a symposium and preparing a concept towards a solution for the 1965 case. We sincerely welcome this effort. In connection with this, allow us to convey the following points [...]

Comments Off on Jokowi Statement

International People’s Tribunal (IPT) 1965

2017-04-17T13:49:42+00:00 April 17th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

PRESS RELEASE Half a century ago in Indonesia, following the events of October 1 1965, 500,000 to one million people accused of being members or supporters of the Communist Party of Indonesia (PKI) were murdered, and many hundreds of thousands of people were detained without trial, perished or exiled. The impunity surrounding these mass killings has [...]

Comments Off on International People’s Tribunal (IPT) 1965

Deportation of Tom Iljas

2017-04-16T12:41:29+00:00 October 27th, 2015|Categories: Press Release|

Tom Iljas on Indonesia Immigration during his deportation Indonesian government says tourists can be deported for recording their holiday! (Explanation for deporting Tom Iljas, refugee from 1965 genocide.) Here is the full story, in English: Regarding the Arbitrary Arrest and Examination of Tom Iljas on a Family Visit in West Sumatra Tom Iljas (77 [...]

Comments Off on Deportation of Tom Iljas

PRESS RELEASE

2017-04-20T23:30:50+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|Categories: Press Release|

PRESS RELEASE Half a century ago in Indonesia, following the events of October 1 1965, 500,000 to one million people accused of being members or supporters of the Communist Party of Indonesia (PKI) were murdered, and many hundreds of thousands of people were detained without trial, perished or exiled. The impunity surrounding these mass killings has [...]

Comments Off on PRESS RELEASE

Indonesia’s 1965 Massacre: Unveiling The Truth, Demanding Justice

2017-04-20T23:19:25+00:00 March 24th, 2015|Categories: Press Release|

  Indonesia's 1965 Massacre: Unveiling The Truth, Demanding Justice  10 April 2015, 14.00 to 18.00 hrs Nieuwekerk, Spui 175 2511 BM Den Haag     The  mass killings, persecutions and detentions without trial of a million allegedly leftist Indonesians,  which followed the events of October 1, 1965  have still been a subject of denial for the Indonesian government and [...]

Comments Off on Indonesia’s 1965 Massacre: Unveiling The Truth, Demanding Justice