April 29, 1992, in Kiunga, Papua New Guinea
"While the official version proclaimed that he had cut his throat with his own knife," wrote reporter Oswald Iten in the well-regarded Swiss newspaper Neue Zürcher Zeitung nearly two years after the incident, "it was widely believed to be a case of Indonesian-financed assassination."
Beats Covered: Politics, War
Local or Foreign: Foreign
Type of Death: Murder
Suspected Source of Fire: Political Group
Taken Captive: No