LAW

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.

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KPK Confirms Rating Trade Behind Bribe to BPK Auditors

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has confirmed that the bribe money to two Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) auditors was an effort from Ministry of Underdeveloped Regions and Transmigration executives to acquire the reasonable without exception (WTP) rating for their ministry.

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TNI, KPK and BPK Unravel Mystery behind Purchase of AW-101 Helicopter

Cooperation between the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the Indonesian Military Police and the Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) has successfully revealed corruption in the purchase of an Agusta Westland (AW)-101 helicopter within the Indonesian National Army (TNI). Three TNI officers have been declared a suspect.

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Two Auditors Undermine BPK´s Credibility

 The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) gained strong credibility when it was selected as an external auditor for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on 17 September 2016, at IAEA’s 59th summit. In addition, the selection meant the nation bought home 414,000 euro or Rp6.61 billion worth of proceeds.

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Kampung Melayu Bombings Related to Duterte´s Martial Law

House of Representatives Commission I Vice Chairman, Tubagus Hasanuddin, claims the suicide bombings in  Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta, Wednesday night (24/5), were connected with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s martial law policy in Mindanao Island, following the battle in Marawi on Tuesday (23/5).

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Prosecutors Hunt Handoko´s Assets

The prosecutors also search for Handoko’s assets to cover the state losses. They search the assets through the National Land Agency (BPN), and they also look into his tax.

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