West Papua news – Eventhough Indonesian has already announced its independence on August 17th, 1945, the Dutch (the colony) still did not confess West Irian Jaya as the Indonesian integral part and the colony still confess that Indonesia is still conquered by it. Indonesia also have struggled for freedom of west irian from the colony, but it has never happened. The various military aggression of Indonesian people and the netherlands people for 13 years purposed to give back West Irian to Indonesia thsi the way to avoid West papua conflict.
Since the United Nation, at that time, was still in round 4 years old, this problem was claimed as complicated matters to solve. In efforts to uphold peace, 6 states of United Nation (Republic of the Republic of China, Soviet Union, France, United Kingdom, and the United States), focused about the condition Indonesian since west irian conflict is undertook. In the age of 4 years, what dis efforts done by United Nation to solve this problem?
United Nations at that time held New York agreement containing the pact that the Dutch transferred of Dutch administration power to the United Nation. This agreement, the, was agreed by the Indonesian and the local of west irian which was represented by UNTEA (United Nation Temporary Executive Authority). After the new York agreement, the Dutsh was deported from West Irian, so that the people of west irian can make their own decision. Looking at the agreement, it is contained the process of realizing right and self determination of Free West Papua. To solve the problem, United Nation through UNTEA (United Nation Temporary Executive Authority) provided free choice of one person, one choice to decide whether Papua is return to Indonesian o to the Dutch. Each of total voted of 1026 members of the act of free choice at that time represented voted of 815.904 people of West Irian which occured exactly on 14 July-August 1969.