Protesters, police clash in second night of post-election protests in Indonesia

Riot police officers guard during a riot near the Election Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia, May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian police fired water cannon and rubber bullets at protesters setting fires and trying to breach barbed wire barricades on Wednesday as demonstrations over the outcome of the presidential election hit the capital for a second night. The riots followed an announcement on Tuesday by the General Election Commission (KPU) confirming that […]

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