A Decade-Long Unsolved Case
CONSISTING of 55 pages, with 265 attachments, the document is titled The Final Report of the Fact-Finding Team in the Case of the Death of Munir. Dated June 23, this missing document is creating political tension between President Joko Widodo and his predecessor, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY).
This recent problem began with the decision of the Central Information Commission (KIP), two weeks ago, to grant an appeal by the…
Election Campaigning for Today and Tomorrow
Candidates and their supporters are putting everything on the line to win the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election and perhaps a warm-up for the presidential election in 2019.
Before discussing the charges leveled against him, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) talked about how a leader can regress to become a tyrant. A dictator, said SBY, who was Indonesia's sixth president, can emerge when he begins to fear the loss of his power.