Indonesian police in restive Papua on Saturday detained a Ukrainian tourist attending a prayer session to commemorate the 51st anniversary of the region's movement for independence.
Ukrainian tourist Artem Sapirenko (C), 36, shouts "Free Papua" in Indonesian after police officers ushered him into their vehicle in the town of Manokwari.
Artem Shapirenko, 36, was detained by police in the town of Manokwari in western Papua where around 50 people took part in a prayer at the traditional leaders council building. It was unclear why he had been held.
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