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Prisoner executions loom closer as Indonesia summons foreign envoys

Posted by jpayoute on April 24, 2015 at 5:15 AM

GRNlive has correspondents in Jakarta.

CNN - The Indonesian government has ordered preparations for the execution of 10 inmates on death row, including Filipino maid Mary Jane Veloso and Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran. Jakarta has advised consular officials to travel to Indonesia's "execution island" -- Nusa Kambangan -- where the ten are being held, though a spokesman for the Attorney General, Tony Spontana, told CNN Friday this is not the required 72-hour notice given to death row convicts before the actual execution. Read more

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