PAN Demands Apology for Defamation against Amien Rais

Judges at the Anti-Corruption Court of Jakarta (16/6) has said in the court trial with ex-health minister Siti Fadilah Supari acting as the defendant that the money that flowed to Amien Rais is not relevant to Siti’s case. Now, the National Mandate Party (PAN) demands KPK to show responsibility for damaging Amien’s image. 


Government Introduces National Cyber and Encryption Agency

The government has finally established a cyber security agency, with the issue of Presidential Regulation No.53/2017 on National Cyber and Encryption Agency (BSSN) on 23 May 2017. Said agency will replace the National Encryption Institution (Lemsaneg), the Directorate of Information Security and Directorate General of Informatics Application at the Ministry of Communications and Informatics.


Habib Rizieq Claims Suspect Status is Executive Order

Police investigators have named Islam Defenders Front (FPI) leader Habib Rizieq Syihab a suspect in the Rizieq’s Love Ballade, or baladacintarizieq, case. Rizieq’s lawyer, Eggi Sudjana, protests Rizieqs status and demand the investigators and the government to stop the criminalization of his client.