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On death row: the main players in the fate of the Bali Nine duo

On death row: the main players in the fate of the Bali Nine duo

By Wed, Feb 25, 2015 1:28PM UTC Comments Off On death row: the main players in the fate of the Bali Nine duo

The fate of Australian duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, awaiting execution orders in Indonesia, is a complicated interplay of many legal, moral, political, social and other positions. Whatever your own stance on any of these issues, this summary of the various supporters and opponents of the two Australians, provides an extraordinary glimpse into the complex issues at work in this case....

Indonesian president says executions will go ahead

By Tue, Feb 24, 2015 9:41PM UTC Comments Off Indonesian president says executions will go ahead

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's president has rejected any attempts by other countries to intervene in the execution of foreign drug traffickers....

Bali 9 duo receive glimmer of hope as Indonesia delays execution transfer

By Tue, Feb 17, 2015 5:37PM UTC Comments Off Bali 9 duo receive glimmer of hope as Indonesia delays execution transfer

Two Australian men on death row in Australia have received a glimmer of hope after Indonesian authorities postponed their transfer to Nusakambangan island for education....

2 Australian inmates to be moved for execution in Indonesia

By Mon, Feb 16, 2015 9:08PM UTC Comments Off 2 Australian inmates to be moved for execution in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities say eight convicted drug smugglers, including two Australians, will be transferred to a prison island for execution despite international appeals....

Australia asks Indonesia for mercy for 2 death row prisoners

By Thu, Feb 12, 2015 1:01PM UTC Comments Off Australia asks Indonesia for mercy for 2 death row prisoners

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's foreign minister has called on the Indonesian government to show the same mercy to two Australian drug traffickers on death row as Indonesia seeks from other countries where Indonesian citizens face execution....