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Mystery still shrouds Cebongan prison attack

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, April 11 2013 | 11:03 am
Mystery still shrouds Cebongan prison attack Stand together: Personnel from the police’s Mobile Brigade (Brimob) and the Army stand guard together in front of Cebongan Penitentiary where four detainees were murdered on March 23. The four were suspects in the murder of a former Kopassus commando. (Antara/Sigid Kurniawan) (Brimob) and the Army stand guard together in front of Cebongan Penitentiary where four detainees were murdered on March 23. The four were suspects in the murder of a former Kopassus commando. (Antara/Sigid Kurniawan)

The Army has officially announced that 11 commandos from the Army’s Special Forces (Kopassus) Group 2 based in Kartasura, Central Java, were the perpetrators behind the raid on Cebongan Penitentiary, Sleman, Yogyakarta, which left four detainees dead. The detainees were suspected of killing former commando First Sgt. Heru Santoso, who was stabbed to death in March. However, many questions remain...

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