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Police refuse to give more detail on firearms procurement

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 17:50 WIB

JAKARTA -- Police refused to give more statements related to firearms shipment arrived in Soekarno-Hatta International Airport on last Friday (September 29) night, since it could cause a new polemic.  "I do not want...

Military chief has clarified on firearms procurement issue: Jokowi

Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 21:08 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has confirmed that General Gatot Nurmantyo tendered an explanation on the issue of firearms procurement. "(We) had met last night after returning from Bali. The commander had...

TNI chief refuses to comment on illegal weapons procurement

Monday, 25 Sep 2017 21:48 WIB

JAKARTA -- TNI Commander General Gatot Nurmantyo stated he never revealed that there are other institutions planned to bring 5,000 weapons illegally to Indonesia. "I have never had a press release, I just told...

Wiranto invites TNI, Police to discuss import of weapons

Friday, 06 Oct 2017 18:22 WIB

JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto held a coordination meeting with all related institutions to discuss the regulation on purchase of weapons, on Friday (October 6/).  The State Intelligence...

PLN has ability to complete 35,000 MW power project: Rini

Friday, 29 Sep 2017 03:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- The State Enterprises Minister Rini Soemarno stated that state-owned electricity company PT PLN has the ability to complete the 35 thousand MW electricity procurement project, despite some uncertainties on the company's...

Joint team inspects consignment of imported weapons: Police

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017 18:20 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesian Police spokesman Inspector General Setyo Wasisto confirmed that a joint inter-departmental team checked the imported weapons and ammunition held at a warehouse in Soekarno Hatta International Airport and refuted claims...

Indonesia's immigration issues travel ban to Setya Novanto

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017 12:20 WIB

JAKARTA -- Directorate General of Immigration Ministry of Law and Human Rights issued a warrant to prevent House Speaker Setya Novanto from going abroad. The warrant was issued related to his alleged criminal corruption case. "Warrant...

Purchase of weapons by BIN lawful: House

Monday, 25 Sep 2017 20:44 WIB

JAKARTA -- The purchase of arms by the State Intelligence (BIN) is lawful and based on rules as it had used money from the state budget (APBN), a legislator said. "The purchase is valid...

Fails to testify in e-ID graft case, Setnov attends Golkar meeting last Friday

Monday, 09 Oct 2017 21:42 WIB

JAKARTA -- A week after leaving Premier Hospital Jatinegara, Setya Novanto has not fully recovered, his lawyer Frederich Yunadi said. Therefore, he could not fullfill a summon to testify as a...

KPK to present corroborating evidence on Setnov pre-trial

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017 21:09 WIB

JAKARTA -- Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) spokesman Febri Diansyah said legal team of the anti-graft body will present corroborating evidence on the determination of House Speaker Setya Novanto (Setnov) as suspect in alleged...

Nazarudin, Mirwan fail to appear in e-ID card graft hearing

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 04:31 WIB

JAKARTA -- Two witnesses of alleged corruption case of electronic identity (e-ID) card procurement, former treasurer of Democratic Party Muhammad Nazarudin and former member of House of Representatives Mirwan Amir, did not meet...

Dr. Saleh Assegaf comments on Setnov viral photo

Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 20:19 WIB

JAKARTA -- Medical coordinator of 212 rally, Dr. Saleh Assegaf, refused to explain in detail about medical equipments used by Setya Novanto (Setnov), as seen in his viral photo. He said it was not...

KPK cooperates with FBI in e-ID card graft case

Friday, 06 Oct 2017 02:38 WIB

JAKARTA -- Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) confirmed its cooperation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in investigating a high profile e-ID card graft case. KPK also built similar cooperation with authorities in...

KPK questions transportation minister as witness

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 19:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has questioned Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi as a witness in a graft case involving some procurement projects of the ministry's Directorate General of Sea Transportation...

National Police use different rules: TNI

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 21:42 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Head of Information Center (Kapuspen) Indonesian Military (TNI) Maj. Gen. Wuryanto said as many as 5.932 bullets of 40 millimeter caliber imported by National Police did not have a legal umbrella.  According to...