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The tragedy of Indonesia’s international diplomacy

  • Donny Syofyan

Padang | Sat, May 5 2012 | 12:11 pm

PREMIUM I got a phone call from my family living in Australia recently. They told me about some sad news involving a young Indonesian in Australia’s court system, which is a great issue in the Australian media now.

Ali Jasmin, a 13-year-old boy when he was arrested, was sentenced to a maximum-security prison for adults in Western Australia to be incarcerated with convicted murderers and pedophil...