22,000 Personnel to Secure Protest Rally on Dec 2: Indonesia’s Police

Jakarta (LPKN.or.id) – Around 22,000 officers of the police, military and public order agency (Satpol PP) will be deployed on Friday to secure the planned protest rally on December 2, 2016. The rally has been called to demand the arrest of Jakarta Governor and blasphemy suspect, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok). The spokesperson of the National Police, Inspector General Boy Rafli Amar, disclosed here on Tuesday that the personnel...

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Ahok Arrives in Indonesian Police HQ for Questioning
Nov22

Ahok Arrives in Indonesian Police HQ for Questioning

Jakarta (LPKN.or.id) – Non-active Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) arrived at the Police Headquarters here on Tuesday for questioning as a suspect in alleged blasphemy case concerning his statement on a Quranic verse. This is his first appearance in the Police Headquarters since he was named a suspect by the Crime Investigation Department (Bareskrim) of the National Police on November 16, 2016. Ahok has to...

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The Professionalism Performance by President Jokowi Overshadowed
Nov19

The Professionalism Performance by President Jokowi Overshadowed

By: Moch. Irfandi *) All opinions and feedbacks have been heard carefully, until ultimately Ahok must accept his new status as a suspect in the case of defamation of religion does. So if it is associated with the action 411, will be whether there are further actions by Islamist organizations for law enforcement against Ahok? Ahok declared as a suspect under “Pasal 156a” on “Kitab Undang-Undang Hukum Pidana” juncto “Pasal 28 ayat 2...

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Golkar`s Setya Novanto Asks Ahok to Behave Better
Nov18

Golkar`s Setya Novanto Asks Ahok to Behave Better

Golkar Party chairman Setya Novanto said that Jakarta gubernatorial candidate Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama can win the city’s election in one round. Setya, however, added that it would depend on Ahok himself. More so because he has been named as suspect in blasphemy case. According to Setya, Ahok must learn his lessons, including in making statements. “In order to gracefully achieve the expectations of Jakartans,” Setya...

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Ahok as a suspect, is still logic the Action Plan on 25 November?
Nov16

Ahok as a suspect, is still logic the Action Plan on 25 November?

By: Moch. Irfandi *) Today, 16 November 2016 to coincide with the second day of case of alleged blasphemy case by Basuki Tjahaja Punama or Ahok, has encountered a verdict that makes Ahok as a suspect in the case. So if it is associated with the action plan of 25 November, is a suitable analogy to explain the relation of? Responding to the development of the situation after the decision of the Criminal Investigation Police, The...

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