The government detected a potential threat from a “trained” group on the day the elections’ official results are to be announced. The threat is believed to be more dangerous than the known incitements to sedition. There is rumor that the government is preparing snipers for the announcement day
PRESIDENTIAL Chief of Staff Moeldoko shifted his position several times before explaining the developments leading up to the announcement of the 2019 elections’ official results on May 22. Before he finished, he excused himself to go to the restroom, and upon his return he continued his story cautiously. “I want to tell the public but (I) can’t be vulgar,” said Moeldoko.
When we met him at his personal residence in M...