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  1. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia sentences Frenchman to 15 years in prison for Bali drugs smuggling

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:27pm

    ... stash An Indonesian court jailed a Frenchman for 15 years yesterday for smuggling a huge stash of crystal methamphetamine into the resort island of Bali. Francois Giuily, 49, was arrested ... lawyer Suroso, who like many Indonesians goes by one name, said Giuily would not appeal as he feared that the sentence might be increased. Smuggling such a large quantity of drugs into Indonesia ...

  2. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia upholds death sentence for cocaine-smuggling British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 02:53pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Jakarta Indonesia’s highest court has upheld the death sentence for a British woman convicted of smuggling US$2.5 million worth of cocaine into the resort island of Bali, a court official said on Friday. The three-member judge panel unanimously rejected Lindsay Sandiford’s appeal on Thursday, said Supreme Court spokesman Ridwan Mansur. Sandiford, 57, ...

  3. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Frenchman faces 17-year term on Indonesia drugs charges

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:47pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Denpasar Francois Giuily arrested in January at Bali airport with more than three kilos of crystal methamphetamine Watch: Trial for French man accused of smuggling drugs Indonesia An Indonesian prosecutor on Monday recommended a 17-year jail sentence for a Frenchman accused of smuggling crystal methamphetamine into the resort island of Bali. Francois ...

  4. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesian court gives death to cocaine-smuggling British grandmother

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Denpasar British woman sentenced to die for smuggling drugs despite prosecutor's call for 15 years in jail Death penalty for grandmother An Indonesian court yesterday sentenced a 56-year-old British grandmother to death for smuggling cocaine into the resort island of Bali. Lindsay Sandiford sobbed as the verdict was delivered. The sentence stunned her ...

  5. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Bali court upholds death sentence for British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 04:02pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Denpasar An Indonesian court on Monday upheld the death sentence handed down to a 56-year-old British grandmother found guilty of trafficking cocaine into the resort island of Bali. A spokesman said the Bali High Court, sitting in ...

  6. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    2 Hong Kong men, one aged 17, arrested in Indonesia on drug charges

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:28am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jakarta 2 HK men arrested on drug charges Two Hong Kong men- one aged 17- have been arrested trying to smuggle almost US$600,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine ... sentence. Foreigners are regularly caught trying to smuggle drugs into Indonesia, often to the resort island of Bali. ...

  7. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Bali to continue anti-rabies dog cull despite outrage over slaughter video

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:31am by AFP

    ... Department chief Putu Sumantra said there were no plans to end the practice. "The dogs culled were smuggled illegally. When that happens, we try to find the owners to return them, and ensure ...

  8. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia won’t extradite alleged people smuggler

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 12:54am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Jakarta An Indonesian court on Thursday rejected Australia’s request to extradite an Afghan man accused of smuggling asylum seekers to Australia in dozens of boats, ... in Australia because people smuggling is not included in the extradition treaty between the two countries. It also noted that Abbas is not accused of committing any crimes in Australia. The panel ...

  9. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia jails Australian, Pakistani people smugglers

    Posted May 08th 2013, 02:16pm by AFP

    ... their lawyer said on Wednesday. Ali Qaseem, a 57-year-old from Sydney described by prosecutors as part of an “international people-smuggling network”, and Pakistani Sadaat Ali were also fined 500 ... is part of an international people-smuggling network involving countries including Australia and Pakistan,” he said. “But he’s only one of several coordinators, not the mastermind. There are many ...

  10. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Australia's Tony Abbott cancels trip to Indonesia, and report links it to interception of asylum seekers' boat

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 03:29pm by AFP

    ... of his inner circle. Jakarta reacted furiously to the news, recalling its ambassador and halting co-operation in key areas including defence and people-smuggling. Tensions rose further after ... a people-smuggling vessel was intercepted in the sea corridor between the two countries as part of "Operation Sovereign Borders", under which boats are turned back to Indonesia when it is safe ...




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