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Indonesia remains true to form over French journalists in West Papua

News that two French journalists have been arrested in West Papua should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with the way the Indonesian government traditionally deals with threats to its authority. 417 more words

Pilres 2014 Halaman Baru bagi Indonesia (Presidential election a page turner)

James Giggacher, editor Asia Pacific editor di  the Australian National University’s College of Asia and the Pacific menyoroti makna kemenangan Jokowi dalam Pilpres yang lalu, dan menyebutnya sebagai pemimpin pertama tanpa ikatan dengan politik Orde Baru-nya Suharto dan yang menjanjikan suatu agenda reformasi. Selengkapnya >>


Sore loser in Indonesian presidential elections plays the fraud card

Full Comment’s Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: Everything was going smoothly in the Indonesian elections  until the losing candidate called foul. 785 more words

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