Indonesian soldier dead after attack at Papua airport

Some members of the Indonesia army in Papua. Picture: RNZ

Indonesia’s military has evacuated the body of a soldier killed at an airport in Papua’s Highlands on Monday. Xinhua┬áreported that gunmen shot at an arriving aircraft carrying soldiers at Mapenduma airport of Nduga district, leaving one soldier dead. Military spokesman Colonel Muhammad Aidi said when the plane was about to land, it was shot at, […]

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