Indonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: APIndonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: AP
Indonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: AP

Activist Robertus Robet charged over singing song mocking Indonesian military

  • The university lecturer was charged under a law that makes it illegal to insult public institutions
  • Critics said the arrest highlighted the fragile state of freedom of speech in the country

Topic |   Indonesia
Indonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: APIndonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: AP
Indonesia has charged an activist with insulting the country’s military. Photo: AP
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