Indonesia protests to Saudi over execution of maid convicted of murder

FILE PHOTO: Indonesian President Joko Widodo reads his statement following a signing ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam September 11, 2018. Bullit Marquez/Pool via REUTERS

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia has protested to Saudi Arabia over the execution of an Indonesian maid, convicted of murdering her employer who a workers’ rights group said was trying to rape her at the time. President Joko Widodo said he called Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir, to lodge a protest and demand to know […]

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