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Indonesian Presidential Candidate on Defensive at Debate

A Suharto-era general running for president of Indonesia has been forced to spend much of this year's first debate defending himself against allegations of rights abuses. Prabowo Subianto's voice shook at times late Monday as he was pressed on allegations that he led the abduction of pro-democracy activists in 1998 at the end of three decades of hardline rule by former President Suharto. The charge came from the ticket of former Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, known as “Jokowi”,...

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