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Indonesia sends more police to Papua, curbs internet speed amid tension

Reuters Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Indonesia sent 200 more police officers to Papua on Tuesday and reined in internet speeds to "prevent hoaxes from spreading" as civil unrest persisted in some parts of the country's easternmost area, officials said.
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