Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP
Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP

Omnibus Law: Indonesian police launch ‘cyber patrols’ as protesters coordinate mass action

  • Three days of planned protests against the controversial law began on Tuesday, even as the country struggles to get Covid-19 under control
  • Police directives include mandates to launch social media ‘cyber patrols’, ‘counter-narratives’ to stop millions of protesters from mobilising across country

Topic |   Indonesia
Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP
Workers in Bandung block a road during a strike against the newly enacted Omnibus Law. Photo: AFP
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