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Under terror attack, Indonesia trades liberty for security

With President Joko Widodo and his security chiefs leaning impatiently over its shoulder, Indonesia’s House of Representatives on Friday rushed through a revision to the 2003 Anti-Terrorism Law which gives police sharp new teeth to deal with a new surge in Islamic State-inspired attacks across the country. It took barely a fortnight, a record for […]