Crowds gather to demonstrate against Chinese workers in Sulawesi, Indonesia. They are also worried the workers may “expose” the local community to Covid-19. Photo: Sulkarnain
Crowds gather to demonstrate against Chinese workers in Sulawesi, Indonesia. They are also worried the workers may “expose” the local community to Covid-19. Photo: Sulkarnain
Indonesia

Protesting Indonesian students write to Chinese ambassador threatening to deport workers

  • The students have been protesting since March over the phased arrival of 500 Chinese nationals to work at nickel smelter projects in Sulawesi
  • They are concerned jobs are being taken away from locals, as the coronavirus pandemic is expected to leave 3.7 million more Indonesians out of work

Crowds gather to demonstrate against Chinese workers in Sulawesi, Indonesia. They are also worried the workers may “expose” the local community to Covid-19. Photo: Sulkarnain
Crowds gather to demonstrate against Chinese workers in Sulawesi, Indonesia. They are also worried the workers may “expose” the local community to Covid-19. Photo: Sulkarnain
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