Indonesia, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent clashes during demonstrations – West Papua, Indonesia

2021-07-15: On Wednesday (14 July), there were demonstrations against the Indonesian government in West Papua. Clashes with security forces occurred in Jayapura. On Thursday (15 July), further protests are expected in Manokwari and the regency of Kaimana, among other places.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.