TITLE

Freeing political prisoners: A fresh start?

AUTHOR(S)
Gaouette, Nicole
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;5/26/98, Vol. 90 Issue 125, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the new Indonesian government under President B.J. Habibie will give amnesty to political prisoners jailed for criticizing former President Suharto. Ways that Habibie's government is establishing a break with Suharto's regime; Effect of the prisoner release on the International Monetary Fund team; Anger at the qualified nature of the amnesty; Number of political prisoners in jail/
ACCESSION #
634573

 

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