Breaking the Human Trafficking Chain
The existence of financiers in Malaysia, and illegal workers from Indonesia, is no fantasy. Data showing the transfer of billions of rupiah to Indonesian law enforcement officials reveal that there is a human trafficking network linking them with individuals.
Among these people are state officials. So far, the police have questioned and detained several suspects over trafficking illegal workers from East Nusa Tenggara. But there is evidence that there…
I swear to God, swear to God," said Setya Novanto when he was asked if it was true there was Rp150 billion for the Golkar Party's coffers from money embezzled out of the e-KTP (electronic ID cards) in 2011. Without denying or confirming it, he held up his index and middle fingers to form a 'victory' sign.
Setya Novanto demonstrated this oath to Tempo editors when he visited this magazine's office on Wednesday last week, a day before the prosecution read the criminal charges filed in the massive corruption case surrounding the e-KTP project at the Jakarta Corruption Court.