Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP

Omnibus Law: Indonesian police fire tear gas as 3,000 students, workers wage protests

  • Protesters say the new law will cripple labour rights and harm the environment
  • Authorities in Bandung fired tear gas and water cannons after protesters set fires near blocked streets and pelted the police with rocks and petrol bombs

Topic |   Indonesia
Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Riot police officers are hit by a petrol bomb in Bandung on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
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