Bobby Nasution, mayor of Medan, Indonesia. Photo: Handout
Bobby Nasution, mayor of Medan, Indonesia. Photo: Handout
Indonesia

Jokowi’s son-in-law blasted for saying Indonesia’s Medan is ‘anti-LGBT’

  • Bobby Nasution, son-in-law of President Joko Widodo, said same-sex marriage was inappropriate in Indonesian culture, and his city of Medan was ‘LGBT-free’
  • Homosexuality is not illegal in Indonesia, except in ultraconservative Aceh province, but the country has seen rising intolerance for the LGBT community

Bobby Nasution, mayor of Medan, Indonesia. Photo: Handout
Bobby Nasution, mayor of Medan, Indonesia. Photo: Handout
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