Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters

Indonesia’s Joko Widodo promises probe after violent unrest leaves two students dead

  • Protests over changes to the country’s anti-corruption agency prompt president to pledge an investigation into the deaths as activists call for review of police conduct
  • The unrest presents a difficult balancing act for the president, who must tiptoe the line between conservative elites and populist pressures

Topic |   Indonesia
Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Reuters
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