Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission investigator Novel Baswedan after the attack. Photo: AP
Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission investigator Novel Baswedan after the attack. Photo: AP
Indonesia

Indonesian policemen in acid attack on anti-graft investigator jailed; rights groups slam verdict

  • The elite officers threw acid on Novel Baswedan of the KPK outside a mosque three years ago
  • But rights groups said the sentences of 18 months and two years fell far below the maximum penalty of 12 years for premeditated attacks causing permanent disability

Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission investigator Novel Baswedan after the attack. Photo: AP
Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission investigator Novel Baswedan after the attack. Photo: AP
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