United States President Barack Obama is scheduled next March visit to Jakarta to meet President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono invited. The visit was to enhance bilateral ties, as well as building a harmonious communication between people of both countries.
During the meeting the two presidents, Democrat Obama in the United States and the Democratic SBY in Indonesia that will discuss various political issues, economics, social welfare, and defense security.
According to the source of SP in Jakarta, Tuesday (9 / 2) morning, but that topic is likely the two presidents discussed the evaluation of the implementation of Law No. 21 of 2001 on Special Autonomy for Papua Province. “The talks related to the situation in the community whose welfare native Papuans never improved. And, the problem of human rights violations against indigenous people there by the power of the state. The problem has become Barack Obama’s attention since she was a member of the U.S. Congress Black Caucus for the Papua issue, “he said.
Mentioned, Papua became important because since 1974, the United States through multinational companies manage PT Freeport Indonesia copper and gold mine in Eastberg and Grasberg, Tembagapura, Mimika, Papua. “The company has provided great benefits and foreign exchange for the U.S. and Indonesia. With this condition, it has been the U.S. and Indonesia should pay attention to the welfare of indigenous people of Papua, “he said. [W-8]
Source: Suara Pembaruan, Tuesday, Februari 9, 2010
Traslated by Google.