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Detained Afghan refugees bawl for aid in Indonesia’s Balikpapan

Balikpapan, Indonesia – Fourteen-year-old Rahmatullah Zahidi made a run for the 10-metre high wall along with four others. But when the man who jumped over the wall before him broke his leg, Zahidi was forced to rethink his move. That night his depression worsened. Zahidi was not a criminal but has been a prisoner for two…


The hole eyes of hunger in Indonesia’s Papua

Papua, Indonesia – In their little bodies with bones nearly piercing through their skin, the eyes of these Papuan toddlers tell their story. We travelled for nearly 24 hours to get to the story of these children who are dying from malnutrition and a measles outbreak. It was my first visit back to Papua after foreign…