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PKS resorts to conspiracy theories after ex-chief’s arrest

  • Ina Parlina and Margareth S. Aritonang

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, February 3 2013 | 09:50 am

PREMIUM In a country where conspiracy theories are alive and well, pointing your finger to a clandestine operation — be it the universe, spy agencies or, well, the Jews — for the ills that have befallen you, is perhaps the easiest thing to do. But that is probably not a good PR strategy if you are a political party embroiled in a corruption scandal.

Political observers were astounded when the ...