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Indonesia Urged to Spare Drug Traffickers

Rights groups are urging Indonesia to abandon plans to execute nine convicted felons, including two Australian drug traffickers. Nine death-row drug convicts have been given official notifications that their executions by firing squad could be carried out within 72 hours. The government in Canberra has also pleaded with Jakarta to spare the lives of two Australian citizens sentenced to death for their part in a plot to smuggle 8 kilograms of heroin from the Indonesian holiday island of...

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