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Host: Sarah Pritchett - Producer: Chris Hill – Editorial Director: Renee Mundy


Today on The Wire

  • Next week, West Papuan Leaders arrive in Auckland for the International Solidarity Meeting in Auckland to discuss the West Papuans right to determination and to step up pressure on Indonesia to observe its independence. Yakib Rombiet- will be in the studio to discuss the conference and his experiences with the Indonesian government. He spent ten years In Suhato's jails for raising the West Papuan flag and got caught up in militia as a UN Monitor in East Timor
  • We have a spokesman from UNESCO to discuss the Navigators of Peace conference being held in New Zealand this week, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Associated Schools Project (ASPnet), a UNESCO-sponsored international network of schools that is devoted to quality education and intercultural learning
  • Scoop Deputy Editor: Selwyn Manning is coming into the studio to give us the independent view this week he will discuss Pacific regional stability the signing of the non-aggression-pact in Townsville just over a week ago, Gun running and people smuggling in the pacific, the Solomon's, Tonga and the independence of West Papua.
  • And of course Mark Easterbrook with the Book Review.
  • Aucklanders can tune in at 95 on the FM dial.

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