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Police regain control in Indonesia's Papua region after protests

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JAKARTA - Indonesia's police chief said on Monday that authorities in the easternmost Papua region were regaining control after protesters set fire to tires and torched a local parliament building over the recent detention of scores of Papuan students.
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Protesters torch parliament building in Indonesia's Papua

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Thousands of protesters in Indonesia's West Papua province have set fire to a local parliament building
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Protesters set fire to town hall amid chaos in Indonesia's West Papua

Protesters set fire to town hall amid chaos in Indonesia's West Papua

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Protests sweeping Indonesia's West Papua province have plunged its capital into chaos, with angry demonstrators setting the local parliament alight. Violence erupted after Indonesian police arrested dozens of local students.
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Fiery protests erupt in Indonesia's West Papua region

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Government buildings and commercial establishments burned as angry Papuans protest against police arrest of students.
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Indonesia protesters torch town hall in Papua over student detentions

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JAKARTA - Protesters in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua set fire to tires and torched a local parliament building on Monday after a demonstration against the recent detention of scores of Papuan students, according to media reports and an official.
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