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14Feb 2015

February 15, 2015 1:25 AMSydney – Prime Minister Tony Abbott yesterday pleaded with Indonesia to heed Australia’s call for clemency for two death row convicts, and warned that Canberra would make its displeasure known should the executions go ahead.

13Feb 2015

President Joko Widodo had still not made his promised announcement on what he planned to do about the nomination of Budi Gunawan, his pick for police chief, who is also a corruption suspect. All signs, though, pointed to Joko dropping Budi’s nomination altogether in light of the controversy it has generated over the past month.

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