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Air Asia 8501 Search, Java Sea, December 2014

Air Asia 8501 Search, Java Sea, December 2014

Taken on 2014-12-31

An MH-60R Seahawk helicopter attached to USS Sampson approaches an Indonesian patrol vessel while searching for debris to support the Indonesian-led recovery operation for the downed AirAsia Flight 8501.

Source: US NAVY/FLICKR

Uploaded by mfa1988 on 2015-01-03

Forest fire aftermath, Indonesia

Forest fire aftermath, Indonesia

Taken on 2011-09-29

Damage of the forest fire in Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia, September 2011.

Source: Rini Sulaiman/ Norwegian Embassy for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).

Uploaded by Agirvan on 2014-02-04

Acehnese Rebellion - Decommissioning Ceremony in Banda Aceh, 2005

Acehnese Rebellion - Decommissioning Ceremony in Banda Aceh, 2005

Taken on 2005-12-20

Indonesian soldiers with one of the last automatic weapons surrendered by Gerakan Aceh Merdeka (GAM) rebels as part of the 2005 peace deal. The Southeast Asian Tsunami Disaster of 2004 likely had some impact in bringing about the end of hostilities between Acehnese rebels and the Indonesian government.

Source: Michael Renner/Flickr

Uploaded by SamiGoat on 2014-09-04

Female Soldiers of Free Aceh Movement, Aceh, 1999

Female Soldiers of Free Aceh Movement, Aceh, 1999

Taken on 1991-01-01

'Women soldiers of the Free Aceh Movement'

Source: Arsonal/Wikipedia

Uploaded by SamiGoat on 2014-08-07

Dutch Special Forces Sergeant Being Executed by Japanese Soldier, New Guinea, Dutch East Indies, Oct

Dutch Special Forces Sergeant Being Executed by Japanese Soldier, New Guinea, Dutch East Indies, Oct

Taken on 1943-10-24

"A photograph found on the body of a dead Japanese soldier showing NX143314 Sergeant (Sgt) Leonard G. Siffleet of "M" Special Unit, wearing a blindfold and with his arms tied, about to be beheaded with a sword by Yasuno Chikao. The execution was ordered by Vice Admiral Kamada, the commander of the Japanese Naval Forces at Aitape. Sgt Siffleet was captured with Private (Pte) Pattiwahl and Pte Reharin, Ambonese members of the Netherlands East Indies Forces, whilst engaged in reconnaissance behind the Japanese lines. Yasuno Chikao died before the end of the war."

Source: Australian War Museum/Wikipedia

Uploaded by northway on 2014-09-07

Dutch Comfort Woman Jan O'Herne Shortly Before Internment by the Japanese, Java, Indonesia, 1942

Dutch Comfort Woman Jan O'Herne Shortly Before Internment by the Japanese, Java, Indonesia, 1942

Taken on 1942-06-01

"Studio portrait of Jan Ruff O'Herne, taken shortly before she, her mother and sisters, as well as thousands of other Dutch women and children were interned by the Japanese Imperial Army in Ambarawa. Over the following months, O'Herne, along with six other Dutch women, were repeatedly raped, day and night, by Japanese military personnel." Exact date unknown.

Source: Australian War Memorial/Wikipedia

Uploaded by northway on 2014-09-07

Capture of Fort Kuto Reh

Capture of Fort Kuto Reh

Taken on 1904-06-14

Capture of Fort Kuto Reh by Dutch troops caused several hundred casualties on Aceh side

Source: Wikipedia/Aceh War

Uploaded by mfa1988 on 2014-06-22

Samalanga Expedition

Samalanga Expedition

Taken on 1901-03-12

Lieutenant General J. B. Heutsz with his staff during the attack on Bateë-iliëk

Source: Christiaan Benjamin Nieuwenhuis/Tropenmuseum

Uploaded by mfa1988 on 2014-06-22