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Why clean hands turn corrupt in Indonesia

JAKARTA – Once regarded as an icon in the war against corruption, the shock arrest of South Sulawesi Governor Nurdin Abdullah on bribery charges has shown yet again how Indonesian leaders struggle to retain their integrity as they rise from district to provincial and national level.  The Anti-Corruption Commission (KPK) investigators roused the 58-year-old academic-turned-politician […]