Indonesia confirms executions of 8 drug smugglers
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Indonesia confirms executions of 8 drug smugglers

CILACAP, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian Attorney General Muhammad Prasety has confirmed that the country has executed eight convicted drug traffickers.

Prasety told a news conference that each had been executed on Wednesday by a 13-member firing squad.

He had earlier said a woman from the Philippines had been granted a stay of execution.

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