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Archaeological Map

Country Overview

CIA World Factbook

Targeted Groups
Alert Status
Genocide Stage(s)
  • Religious minorities

  • West Papuans

  • Indonesian Security Forces

  • Indonesian Government

  • Islamist Militants

Stage 3: Discrimination, Stage 4: Dehumanization, Stage 6: Polarization, Stage 8: Persecution


Indonesian security forces are accused of extrajudicial killings, rape, and torture of ethnic West Papuans. The Indonesian government discriminates against minority religious groups via the 1965 Blasphemy law and other regulations on religious practices. Islamist militants in Indonesia are also known to attack minority religious groups.

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