A Tennis Bag and the May 22 Plot
Members of the military and a retired general are believed to have been involved in delivering weapons and ammunition for the May 22 “protest.” With the intention of producing martyrs, a certain group prepared weapons and snipers. The commander of the Army’s Special Forces made an announcement in response to the riots.
ONE week before the result of the 2019 presidential election was announced on May 22, Soenarko scolded Heriansyah, his former subordinate who now lives in Aceh. The former Army’s Special Forces (Kopassus) general asked why the package containing a weapon and ammunition from Aceh had not been sent to Jakarta despite ordering months ahead.
Heriansyah then made arrangements to deliver the requested items. But law enforcers managed to sei...