Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Indonesia’s Omnibus Law: Jakarta MRT partly shut as third day of protests turn violent

  • Riot police fired tear gas and water cannons after angry demonstrators in the capital set fires to tyres, road barriers and even bus stops
  • Meanwhile, some high-profile demonstrators reported facing cyberattacks on their personal social media and messaging accounts

Topic |   Indonesia
Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Demonstrators clash with police officers in Jakarta on October 8, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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