A Pink Vest for Karen
Six weeks since she became a suspect, former Pertamina CEO Karen Agustiawan is now detained over suspected corruption in the company’s investment in an oil block in Australia. The Attorney General’s Office believes that the acquisition did not receive the board of commissioners’ approval. There are reports circulating that some are attempting to extort Karen.
ADI Toegarisman, deputy attorney general for special crimes, has received dozens of WhatsApp messages since Tuesday morning, all of which express regret over the detainment of former Pertamina CEO Karen Agustiawan. According to Adi, the senders of these messages, most of whom he knows, have included their analyses of the case Karen is implicated in.
Adi seemed upset and unwilling to accept that some are calling the detainment inappropriate. &ld...