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After escaping death, convicts fight for clemency

  • Margareth S. Aritonang and Ina Parlina

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, August 3 2016 | 09:15 am

PREMIUM The death row inmates whose lives were spared on the night of their planned executions last week are struggling and waiting for President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to decide whether he will grant them clemency, a disputed legal instrument that failed to save other inmates.

This includes Pakistani Zulfiqar Ali, who eventually caved in to requesting clemency after previously insisting on being...