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Indonesian attorney general says executions of 9 will go ahead
Indonesian attorney general says executions of 9 will go ahead

Despite the frantic last-ditch efforts by lawyers, diplomats and government officials to halt Indonesia's executions of eight foreigners and a local man for drug crimes, Atty. Gen. H.M Prasetyo told journalists Tuesday the executions of the nine would go ahead. As the nine awaited their execution by firing squad, weeping family members made heart-wrenching pleas to President Joko Widodo to spare the prisoners' lives. "I saw today something that no other family should ever have to go through,” Michael Chan told journalists after saying farewell to his brother, Andrew Chan of Australia. “Nine families inside a prison saying goodbye to their loved ones. Kids,...

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