Suharto regime - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Suharto regime


Analyst warns Duterte: Expect protests during Indonesia visit

Sep 08, 2016 - 6:57 PM

As a democracy we are mindful of human rights The way of vigilantism is not acceptable here

EXPECT PROTESTS. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is expected to arrive in Indonesia on September 8 from the ASEAN Summit in Laos. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD

National hero bid for Indonesia's Suharto sparks anger

Jun 01, 2016 - 6:08 PM

I don t think this is right because Suharto is accused of having violated human rights during his regime

BACKLASH. Army general Suharto ruled Indonesia with an iron fist for more than three decades until he was toppled by popular protests in 1998. Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

As religious cults emerge in Indonesia, how should gov't deal?

Mar 10, 2016 - 10:39 AM

The Indonesian government should guarantee religious freedom to anyone including members of religious minorities Perpetrators of violence including those who attacked the Gafatar camp should be brought to justice

DIBAKAR. Seorang prajurit TNI menyaksikan permukiman eks-Gafatar yang dibakar massa di kawasan Monton Panjang, Mempawah Timur, Kalbar, Selasa (19/1). ANTARA/Jessica Helena Wuysang

Jokowi, Prabowo and the ghosts of Indonesia's past

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Jokowi is no mythic leader In fact his bottom up approach to governance may at first slow down the way the bureaucracy works