Besides the Netherlands, the support for the Republic of Indonesia integrity in Papua comes from Australia. Australia strongly opposes all forms of separatism movements in Indonesia.
“As part of Indonesia, Papua is final and cannot be separated.” Australian Defense Attaché for Indonesia Colonel John Gould told the press on Tuesday, when visiting Indonesia Military Regional Command or known as KodamXVII/Cendrawasih in Jayapura.
The purpose of the visit is to increase military and security cooperation between two countries.(wpnn)