Indonesian Officials Seek Release of Captured Airline Pilot
Papuan independence rebels have threatened to kill Susi Air pilot Philip Merthens if Indonesia will not recognize the territory's independence.
 Susi Air pilot Philip Mehrtens stands amongst Papua rebels who kidnapped him
Papua rebels kidnapped Susi Air pilot Philip Mehrtens (center in blue denim jacket) and are threatening to kill him. (Image: Indonesia National Police)