Jakarta, Indonesia - Republic of
TO ACCOMPANY FEATURE INDONESIA PAPUA FUTURE.
Two men of the famous Dani tribe in the Baliem Valley of Indonesia's remote
Papua province stand under a shelter to avoid rain on August 25, 2003.
Larger in area than Japan, Papua has had a largely unhappy history since
Indonesia wrested control from former colonial ruler the Netherlands in
1963. Jakarta says it gas brought development to Papua, introducing
modernity to people recently emerged from the Stone Age. Picture taken
August 25, 2003. PP03090069 TO ACCOMPANY FEATURE INDONESIA PAPUA