Urgent Action: Activist shot by police denied proper medical care in Indonesia

Papuan political activist, Yakonias Womsiwor, has been suffering from severe pain in both his legs for more than two weeks after being shot by police. Despite being unable to stand as a result of the gunshot, proper medical care has been denied by police.

Please write immediately in English, Bahasa or your own language urging Indonesia authorities to:
◼ Ensure that Yakonias Womsiwor immediately and fully receives all medical treatment he may require;
◼ Ensure that Yakonias is protected from torture and other ill-treatment and is provided with regular access to his family and lawyers.

Papua Regional Head of Police
Irjen Martuani Sormin
Papua Regional Police Headquarters
Jl. Sam Ratulangi No. 8
Papua Province
Indonesia 99115
Fax: +62 96 753 3763
Twitter: @HmsPoldaPapua
Salutation: Dear Inspector General

Head of Presidential Staff Office (KSP)
General (Retired) Moeldoko
Gedung Bina Graha
Jl. Veteran No. 16 Jakarta Pusat
DKI Jakarta Indonesia 10110
Twitter: @KSPgoid
Fax: +62 21 345 0009
Email: webmaster@ksp.go.id
Salutation: Dear General

And copies to:
Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM)
Mr. Ahmad Taufan Damanik
Jl. Latuharhary No. 4B, Menteng
Jakarta Pusat, DKI Jakarta
Indonesia 10310
Fax: +62 21 392 5227
Email: info@komnasham.go.id

Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country. HIS EXCELLENCY DR RIZAL SUKMA, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia, 30 Great Peter Street, SW1P 2BU, 02074997661, Fax 02074914993, kbri@btconnect.com, www.indonesianembassy.org.uk, Salutation: Your Excellency

Please check with your section office if sending appeals after the above date.

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