Statements and Press Releases

May 2003

Aceh
PRD – May 26, 2003

[The following is a translation of a statement by an action delegation of the Central Leadership Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (KPP-PRD) which was presented to the National Human Right Commission (Komnas HAM).]

Indonesia
Jakarta International Peace Conference – May 21, 2003

The rhetoric of support for a peaceful resolution in Iraq by the government of President Megawati Sukarnoputri and Vice-president Hamzah Haz has proven to be lies to manipulate the people.

March 2003

Indonesia
PRD – March 20, 2003

[The following is a statement issued by the Central Leadership Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (KPP-PRD).]

December 2002

Indonesia
PRD – December 4, 2002

We are of the view that Prime Minister Howard’s statement that [Australia] will carry out pre-emptive strikes against terrorist threats in South-East Asia is clearly an arrogant statement from an imperialist country which wishes to show its fangs to the poor people of South-East Asia.

October 2002

Indonesia
PRD – October 19, 2002

On October 12, the world was shocked by the explosion at the Sari Club on Legian road in Kuta, Bali. It is appropriate that we feel great sorrow and condemn the bombing which killed almost 200 people. The perpetrators of the bombing must be arrested and tried as quickly as possible.

Indonesia
PRD – October 17, 2002

The bombing in Legian, Bali, which killed 183 people and wounded hundreds of others has already impacted on a number of groups.