The Jakarta Post
A matter of honor?: Police officers search Cebongan Penitentiary in Sleman, Yogyakarta, on Saturday. A group of armed men attacked the prison hours earlier, killing four suspects detained for murder of a Special Forces Command (Kopassus) member. (Antara/Sigid Kurniawan)The execution-style killing of four detainees accused of murdering a former member of the Army’s Special Forces (Kopassus) by reportedly “professional” gunmen has put the Indonesian Military’s (TNI) elite forces under intense public scrutiny.
A group of armed men wearing masks ransacked Cebongan Prison in Sleman, Yogyakarta, early on Saturday morning, killing four detainees who had been charged with stabbing to death a former Kopassus member, identified as First Sgt. Heru Santoso, in a brawl at a café in Yogyakarta last week.
The detainees were killed inside their cells. The assailants also took wi...