Tag Archives: Indonesia

Bali bust.. Overkill

I saw on the news that a kiwi woman, who was arrested in Bali with 0.4GRAM of ‘Meth’, has recently faced court. They said as it was less than 5 grams, she is not subject to the death penalty.. but … Continue reading

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Executions in Indonesia

I hear on the TV news, that Indonesian authorities have just executed FOUR ‘Drug dealers’ by firing squad. There are apparently TEN more on death row, also due to be executed pending; final legal outcomes. The United Nations & other … Continue reading

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More from the frontlines

I see on Int’l TV News, that Mexican ‘Drug Lord’ Joaquin Guzman (aka ‘El Chapo’) was recaptured & is being extradited to USA, to face ‘Drug trafficking charges’. The report stated USA authorities have said, he will not face the … Continue reading

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from the frontlines

I see on the TV news that the two Australian members of the ‘Bali-9’ have failed in their latest appeal to the Indonesian authorities, to commute their sentences.. they still face the death penalty (by firing squad). I hear they … Continue reading

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News from frontlines

I hear that the Prime Minister of Australia has made several comments about the 2 Aussies due for execution, by firing squad in Indonesia, convicted on Drug importation charges.. ‘Please.. Don’t shoot them !’ I think Mr. Abbott needs to … Continue reading

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Indonesia Update

I see two recent news items from Indonesia : 1) a kiwi man, who was arrested for allegedly importing 1.7kg of Meth into Bali, has had his trial adjourned.. due to problems with translators ? It was stated that he … Continue reading

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Executions amended number ?

On NZ TV news, I believe it was reported that 2 people had been executed, by firing squad (for ‘drug offences’) in Indonesia.. BUT I read on a website that the figure is SIX.. most are convicted foreign nationals. It … Continue reading

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