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Government to study investigative report on FPI killing

  • Marchio Irfan Gorbiano

    The Jakarta Post

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Jakarta   /   Thu, January 14, 2021   /  08:18 pm
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Last week, the rights body announced its findings of an incident in Kerawang, West Java, that claimed the lives of six FPI members. (Shutterstock/Fer Gregory)

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo had ordered his aides to follow up on the National Human Rights Commission’s (Komnas HAM) recommendation of its investigation into a recent fatal incident between Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) members and the police. The order came following the meeting between the President and Komnas HAM commissioners on Thursday, during which the commissioners handed a full report of their investigation to Jokowi, said Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Mahfud MD. “After meeting the commissioners, he [Jokowi] talked to me, saying he hoped that all of the recommendations made by Komnas HAM will be followed up,” Mahfud said in a press conference on Thursday. Last week, the rights body announced its findings of an incident in Kerawang, West Java, that claimed the lives of six FPI members. It found that two of t...