Church call for independence for West Papua: Anglican Ink, November 20, 2012 November 20, 2012Posted by geoconger in Anglican Church of Melanesia, Anglican Ink.
Tags: James Ligo, Vanuatu, West Papua
The independence of the West Papuan people from their Indonesia overlords is an issue of immediate concern for the churches of Vanuatu – the former New Hebrides – the Anglican bishop of the Pacific island chain, the Rt. Rev. James Ligo.
Speaking before the start of the meeting of the Vanuatu Christian Council, Bishop Ligo criticized the government of Prime Minister Sato Kilman from abandoning its pledge to work for Papuan independence.
Read it all in Anglican Ink.