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Police fire water canons as Indonesians rally against new penal code

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Police fire water canons as Indonesians rally against new penal code

Police fire water canons as Indonesians rally against new penal code

Indonesian police fired tear gas and water cannons in Jakarta to disperse thousands of rock-throwing students protesting a new law that they say has crippled Indonesia's anti-corruption agency


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