West Papua to get new Kodam
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Archipelago | Tue, April 07 2015, 8:28 PM
The construction of the headquarters of a new military command (Kodam) in West Papua is scheduled to be completed by the end of this year, Kodam XVII/Cenderawasih chief Maj. Gen. Fransen G. Siahaan said on Tuesday.
The new Kodam headquarters is located in Manokwari, the provincial capital of West Papua.
Currently Kodam XVII/Cenderawasih oversees both West Papua and Papua provinces.