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Island focus: Video of soldier assaulting cop goes viral

  • The Jakarta Post

Pekanbaru | Sat, August 12 2017 | 01:01 am

PREMIUM A video showing a man in military uniform attacking a police officer in Pekanbaru, Riau, has gone viral on social media.

In the video, the soldier is seen shouting as he gets off his motorbike before slapping the policeman, who is wearing a helmet, on the head. The incident appeared to have occured on Jl. Sudirman in Pekanbaru.

The contretemps started when the soldier, identified as ...