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Indonesian General Gets No. 2 Police Job Despite Graft scandal

Three-star general Budi Gunawan was quietly sworn in as Indonesia's No. 2 police officer on Wednesday, two months after being dropped by the president for the top job due to his implication in a bribery scandal. The politically connected general was initially chosen by President Joko Widodo to lead the police, but his name was eventually withdrawn in February after weeks of public outcry. Gunawan has maintained his innocence in the bribery case, and the case against him was...

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