Riot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFPRiot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFP
Riot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFP

Four shot dead by police in Indonesia’s Papua province as post-election riots spread

  • More than 300 protesters stormed district office in support of candidate who claims he should have won city council seat
  • Spokesman says officer opened fire after colleague was attacked by mob

Topic |   Indonesia
Riot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFPRiot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFP
Riot police fire tear gas at protesters demonstrating against election results in Jakarta on Wednesdat. Photo: AFP
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