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22 Okt 2014
[Seen 5 kali]
The Government of Indonesia Failed to Ensure Fair Trial on the Case of  Attacking Minority Religion
The Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS) – a human rights non-governmental organization based in Jakarta – strongly deplore the decision of the Judge of Sleman-Yogyakarta District Court on Thursday (October 16th 2014) which was sentenced the defendant of the assault case at the house of Julius Felicianus (director of Galang Press) – Abdul Kholiq – for only three months in jail minus the time of the arrest and detention of the defendant.   detail

20 Okt 2014
[Seen 13 kali]
Calling for a Proper Investigation on the Racial and Discrimination Conducted by Islamic Defenders F
The Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS) – a human rights non-governmental organization based in Jakarta – strongly deplore the rampant issue of discriminatory based on ethnic and religious background issued by certain groups in Jakarta.   detail

16 Okt 2014
[Seen 25 kali]
Search Results of KontraS: Senayan has Taken Hostage by the Political Pirates
Based on the search results which conducted by the Commission of Disappearances and Victims of Violence [known KontraS] to the members of the Indonesian Parliament elected for the period of 2014 - 2019, there are at least 242 members who have bad track record and allegedly involved in several cases of human rights and law violations before sitting in Senayan [Senayan is the name of Parliament Building]  detail

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  10 Apr 2013
Killings Stir Questions on Indonesia Military Overhaul
Soon after midnight on March 23, a group of heavily armed, masked men forced their way inside a prison near the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta and summarily executed four recently arrived detainees with gunshots to the head.
30 Des 2012
Indonesia busca justicia para sus desaparecidos
Hace 15 años Haris Ashar fue detenido y torturado con unos 30 compañeros de la Universidad mientras se manifestaba contra el gobierno autoritario de Suharto en Indonesia
03 Mar 2011
Kontras warns SBY against Gerindra coalition
The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) has urged president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to drop any plan to form a political coalition with the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra), saying the move would represent a major setback for human rights in the country.
02 Mar 2011
Activists Urge New Legal Steps Against Former Spy Chief Over Munir’s Murder
Activists on Tuesday said the Attorney General’s Office should now have enough ammunition to launch further legal action against former top intelligence official Muchdi Purwoprandjono,
  17 Sep 2014
Lobby to Embassies Regarding The Humanitarian Tragedy in Gaza

Our deep concern on the humanitarian tragedy in Gaza has led KontraS and our student network to take the initiative on lobbying several embassies to address the issue.  detail