Clemency After a Secret Meeting
Antasari Azhar says he no longer holds a grudge for the hard times he endured during his seven years in prisont. But Antasari still insists that the police reinvestigate the six-year old case. "I just want the truth," said the former chairman of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).
Antasari visited the Jakarta Police special crimes division on February 1, 16 days after he was granted clemency by President Joko…
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.