Polish national Jakub Skrzypski, centre, listens to an interpreter as his Indonesian co-defendant Simon Magal looks on during their sentencing. Photo: AP

Indonesia sentences Polish tourist who met Papuan activists to five years in prison

  • Jakub Skrzypski was arrested in the country’s easternmost province in August and accused of plotting to overthrow the state
  • He denies any wrongdoing and has said the trial was ‘staged for propaganda reasons’, describing his case as ‘purely political’
Topic |   Indonesia

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Polish national Jakub Skrzypski, centre, listens to an interpreter as his Indonesian co-defendant Simon Magal looks on during their sentencing. Photo: AP
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