The Spectre of Old Photos
When he met with Saifullah Yusuf on New Years Day, Abdullah Azwar Anas did not bring up the circulating photos of a man who looks like himself kissing a woman. One day later, Anas contacted Saifullah via Whatsapp and asked to meet. ¡°He said he wanted to meet in person and explain certain issues, including his withdrawal from the race,¡± said Saifullah last Thursday.
The text message came as…
Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.