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Indonesians Vote in Tight Presidential Race

BBC – About 190 million registered voters have begun casting ballots for the president of Indonesia, the world’s third largest democracy. They are choosing between Joko Widodo, the governor of Jakarta, and Prabowo Subianto, an ex-army general.

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Indonesian Woman Faces Caning Under Sharia Law for Having an Affair

A woman in northern Indonesia was gang raped and now faces nine strokes of the cane under Sharia law for having an extra-material affair with a married man.

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Andrea Waldeck Facing Death Penalty for Drugs Smuggling in Indonesia

Another British citizen now faces the possible death sentence for drugs smuggling in Indonesia. Andrea Ruth Waldeck a British ex-PCSO is currently on trial.

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Lindsay Sandiford Loses Appeal Against Death Sentence

Lindsay Sandiford loses appeal against death sentence after the Indonesian Supreme Court upheld the decision of the judge in the original trial and that of the Appeals Court.

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World Orangutan Day

Help us to celebrate World Orangutan Day so that more people are made aware to the plight of the Orangutan – all you need to do is share this article; it’s not that difficult.

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Indonesians Relaxed Attitude to Nazi Regime

Controversy has been sparked over an Indonesian cafe that is decked out with the paraphernalia of the Nazi Regime and even the waiters wear SS Nazi uniforms.

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Drug Smuggler Lindsay Sandiford Angry at UK Government for NOT Helping More in Her Death Penalty Sentence

Drug Smuggler Lindsay Sandiford has just a few days remaining to raise the £8,000 needed to lodge an appeal at the Supreme Court in Indonesia in the hopes of overturning her death penalty.

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British Grandmother Lindsay Sandiford Death Penalty Appeal Denied

The High Court in Indonesia has denied Lindsay Sandiford clemency on her appeal over her death sentence for smuggling £1.6 million of cocaine into the Indonesian Island of Bali.

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William Hague Pleads with Indonesia NOT to Execute British Drug Smuggler

William Hague has stepped in and written a letter to Indonesia and the authorities pleading with them NOT to execute Lindsay Sandiford over smuggling £1.6 million of cocaine into the country.

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