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Ethnic group plays victim to justify illegal land trade

  • Hasyim Widhiarto

    The Jakarta Post

| Fri, December 30 2011 | 10:10 am
Ethnic group plays victim to justify illegal land trade

Recently circulated video footage displaying brutal killings purportedly by security personnel in Lampung and South Sumatra have shocked the nation. Allegations of human rights abuses have been thrown at the government. The Jakarta Post’s Hasyim Widhiarto traveled to the provinces to investigate the cases. Here is the first of two reports:

Tugu Roda hamlet inside the so-called Register 45...