Tag: Indonesia

US to resume ties to Indonesia’s special forces

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP)— The United States announced Thursday it will resume cooperation with Indonesia’s special forces after ties were severed more than a decade ago over human rights abuses allegedly committed by the commando unit.

Motives of convicted ex-CIA agent still a mystery

Jakarta Post: While police are preparing to deport former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) agent Bob Marshall, who was arrested in January 2008 in Bogor, his motives for entering Indonesia remain a mystery. The Indonesian police said last week that Marshall,…