Protesters clash with security forces over election result in Indonesia

Protesters clash with security forces over election result in Indonesia

Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces, setting fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital Wednesday, following the release of official election results. Dozens of people have been detained. Indonesia’s Election Commission on Tuesday declared President Joko Widodo had won a second term with 55.5 per cent of the vote.

Timothy
Timothy
alsroy757
alsroy757 1 year

Hope the tension dies down soon. Being an American expat over here does not help my situation.

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