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Ministry may press charges over hostage incident

  • Hans Nicholas Jong

    The Jakarta Post

| Wed, September 7 2016 | 07:19 am

PREMIUM The Environment and Forestry Ministry is considering taking legal action against the people who allegedly held hostage and threatened officials from the ministry while they were investigating a forest fire.

Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar said the ministry would first collect evidence on the incident, in which seven ministry officials were harassed by a group of people while they were investiga...