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2019/01/17 | The Interpreter

INDONESIA: An Election of Identity Politics and Peace Offerings

Vice presidential nominee Ma’ruf Amin has notably offered an olive branch to former Jakarta mayor Ahok.

2018/10/01 | TIME

INDONESIA: Earthquake & Tsunami Death Toll Tops 800, Expected to Rise

The official death toll stands at 832 but is expected to rise after a magnitude 7.5 earthquake spawned a tsunami that hit Indonesia's island of Sulawesi.

2018/09/28 | Mongabay

INDONESIA: Palm Oil Linked to Deforestation Remains on Store Shelves

Global consumer brands like Unilever, Nestlé and PepsiCo continue to buy palm oil from lawless brands which contribute to Indonesian deforestation.

2017/03/14 | Jeffrey Hutton

Jakarta Keeps Street-Level Integrity amid Indonesia's Colossal Kickback Scandal

Indonesia is in the grips of a kickback scandal that reaches into the pocket of almost every single Indonesian.