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Political corruption reaches alarming level: Watchdogs

  • Ridwan Max Sijabat and Bagus BT Saragih

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, January 31 2011 | 09:36 am

PREMIUM Political corruption is reaching alarming new levels, depriving people of better social welfare and jeopardizing the country’s democracy, graft watchdogs say. Senior Transparency International Indonesia (TII) researcher Franky Simanjuntak told The Jakarta Post that based on TII surveys conducted in many regions over the past three years, most politicians and political parties had been acting as ...