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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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…

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A Shocking Verdict

Things happened quickly, beyond the expectations of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and his legal team. Right after the panel of judges at the North Jakarta Administrative Court found Basuki guilty, on Tuesday last week, the prosecutor asked to meet with Basuki outside the courtroom. 'Come one, let's chat out back," said one prosecutor.