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West Papuans protest at Darwin's Indonesian consulate

West Papuans protest at Darwin's Indonesian consulate

Updated 7 July 2014, 8:40 AEST

Indonesians head to the polls this week to vote for their new president.

In the Australian city of Darwin, Indonesian voters have been met with protesters at the gate of their Consulate.

The group, Territorians for a Free West Papua, says it's demonstrating in support of Papuans fighting for their independence from 51 years of Indonesian rule.

Presenter: Katherine Gregory

Speaker: Cindy Watson, Activist; Rob Wesley Smith, activist; voters

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