Indonesia President Joko Widodo alongside vice-presidential candidate Ma'ruf Amin. Photo: Bloomberg

Indonesian election: Russia rejects Joko Widodo’s accusations it has deployed ‘propaganda’ before polls

  • Widodo will be running against Prabowo Subianto in the election, scheduled for April 17. Both ran for president in 2014
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Indonesia President Joko Widodo alongside vice-presidential candidate Ma'ruf Amin. Photo: Bloomberg
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Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters
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Asian Angle by Max Lane

Indonesia election: Joko Widodo’s latest challenge may come from people refusing to vote

  • Supporters are abandoning the president amid signs his stance on human rights violations is weakening.
  • But with his opponent Prabowo Subianto among those accused of abuses, some believe the best way of voting may be not to vote at all

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters
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