Draconian legislation could transform Indonesia

Criminal code changes aimed at winning votes would outlaw gay acts, pre-martial sex and even condom distribution in a nod towards Islamic conservatism

Jakarta, March 2, 2018 5:05 PM (UTC+8)
Jono Simbolon (front), an Indonesian Christian, grimaces in pain as he is flogged in front of a crowd outside a mosque in Banda Aceh, Aceh province, on January 19, 2018. Photo: AFP/Chaideer Mahyuddin
Jono Simbolon (front), an Indonesian Christian, grimaces in pain as he is flogged in front of a crowd outside a mosque in Banda Aceh, Aceh province, on January 19, 2018. Photo: AFP/Chaideer Mahyuddin
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