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Murder of two journalists leads to arrest of Indonesian palm oil boss

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Police say businessman masterminded killing of reporters who were helping local people in dispute with his companyAn Indonesian palm oil executive has been arrested for allegedly ordering the killing two activist journalists who were mediating a land dispute between his company and local residents.Maraden Sianipar’s body was found last week in a ditch near a palm plantation in Labuhan Batu in North Sumatra province. Police found the remains of his colleague Maratua Siregar in the same area a day later. Both had been stabbed multiple times. Continue reading…

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Publish date : 2019-11-10 04:33:32

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