Determined to keep abreast of affairs throughout the country, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyon has installed a 'situation room' at the Presidential Palace. (Antara Photo/Widodo S. Jusuf)

“ … Here is another one. A change in what Human nature will allow for government. "Careful, Kryon, don't talk about politics. You'll get in trouble." I won't get in trouble. I'm going to tell you to watch for leadership that cares about you. "You mean politics is going to change?" It already has. It's beginning. Watch for it. You're going to see a total phase-out of old energy dictatorships eventually. The potential is that you're going to see that before 2013.

They're going to fall over, you know, because the energy of the population will not sustain an old energy leader ..."
"Update on Current Events" – Jul 23, 2011 (Kryon channelled by Lee Carroll) - (Subjects: The Humanization of God, Gaia, Shift of Human Consciousness, 2012, Benevolent Design, Financial Institutes (Recession, System to Change ...), Water Cycle (Heat up, Mini Ice Ace, Oceans, Fish, Earthquakes ..), Nuclear Power Revealed, Geothermal Power, Hydro Power, Drinking Water from Seawater, No need for Oil as Much, Middle East in Peace, Persia/Iran Uprising, Muhammad, Israel, DNA, Two Dictators to fall soon, Africa, China, (Old) Souls, Species to go, Whales to Humans, Global Unity,..... etc.)
(Subjects: Who/What is Kryon ?, Egypt Uprising, Iran/Persia Uprising, Peace in Middle East without Israel actively involved, Muhammad, "Conceptual" Youth Revolution, "Conceptual" Managed Business, Internet, Social Media, News Media, Google, Bankers, Global Unity,..... etc.)
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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Indonesia launches special jail for the corrupt

Reuters, Tuesday, April 27, 2010; 8:19 AM

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia on Tuesday launched a special jail for those charged or convicted in graft cases handled by the country's Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).

Prison authorities have come in for considerable criticism in the past for allowing wealthy or influential prisoners to live in considerable luxury, with karaoke suites, personal attendants and masseuses and even mobile phones provided in exchange for bribes.

The country's prisons are also typically overcrowded.

"There is a common problem of overcrowding in our prisons," said Martua Batubara, the Justice and Human Rights Ministry's spokesman, adding that the safety of the more affluent convicts, such as those found guilty of corruption, was a consideration.

"We cannot mix criminal convicts with corrupt convicts if their safety is at risk" he said. "In prisons you will not get comfort, however safety is important."

The new three-storey detention center for the corrupt, built alongside an existing prison in east Jakarta, is designed to hold over 250 people.

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, re-elected last year partly on a promise of tackling graft, is trying to push forward an anti-corruption agenda in order to attract foreign investment in Southeast Asia's largest economy.

In January, Indonesians were outraged when a presidential anti-graft task force discovered that Artalyta Suryani, a businesswoman convicted of bribing a prosecutor, had a private prison cell with a queen-sized bed, TV set and air conditioner, as well as access to a karaoke room.

(Reporting by Olivia Rondonuwu; Editing by David Fox)

Graft suspect Anggodo Widjojo inspecting a cell with Justice Minister Patrialis Akbar. (JG Photo/Safir Makki)


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