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EDITORIAL: Time to heal divisions


    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, April 20, 2017 | 07:48 am
EDITORIAL: Time to heal divisions A supporter of Jakarta gubernatorial candidate Anies Baswedan photographs the vote counting process as shown on a TV monitor at the Gerindra Party headquarters in South Jakarta on Wednesday (April 19, 2017) (JP/Dhoni Setiawan)

PREMIUM Jakartans have been bitterly divided by politics over the past eight months but on Wednesday they could finally agree on one thing; they are now happy that the Jakarta gubernatorial election is finally over. How could they not be? It has been a long and suspense-filled eight months, starting in September last year when the gubernatorial candidates registered themselves to run in the poll. Soon ...