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Official vows action after AP reports missing migrant girls

Dec 14, 2018

An Indonesian official is vowing to do more to combat human trafficking after an investigation by The Associated Press revealed that scores of trafficked girls have quietly disappeared from one of the nation's poorest regions

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Lost girls of Indonesia among 61k dead and missing migrants

Dec 13, 2018

Teenage Indonesian girls are disappearing into a trafficking network that has descended upon the country's impoverished province of East Nusa Tenggara

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Indonesia arrests 5 foreigners in Bali for drug smuggling

Dec 13, 2018

Indonesian police say some of the five foreigners who have been arrested for alleged drug smuggling on the tourist island of Bali since the end of November face the death penalty if convicted

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Indonesia rejects rebels' demand on Papua independence talks

Dec 11, 2018

Indonesia has rejected a demand by Papuan rebels to hold negotiations on their territory's self-determination

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113 inmates escape from Indonesian prison during prayer time

Nov 30, 2018

Police say 113 inmates have escaped from a prison in western Indonesia after overpowering a guard during prayer time

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Indonesian investigators say doomed Lion Air jet 'airworthy'

Nov 29, 2018

Investigators say crashed Lion Air jet was 'airworthy' for its final takeoff

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Boeing plane crashed in Indonesia after key sensor replaced

Nov 8, 2018

Indonesian investigators say a crucial sensor was replaced on a Lion Air jet the day before it plunged into the Java Sea, and that sensor replacement may have exacerbated other problems with the plane

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Lion Air jet had same airspeed problem on last 4 flights

Nov 5, 2018

Investigators say the "black box" data recorder from a crashed Lion Air jet shows its last four flights all had an airspeed indicator problem

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New details highlight Lion Air jet's problems before crash

Nov 2, 2018

New details about the crashed Lion Air's jet previous flight cast further doubt on the Indonesian airline's claim to have fixed technical problems, as the search for victims continued for a fifth day

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Indonesia plane crash search finds remains, debris at sea

Oct 29, 2018

Rescuers in inflatable boats have retrieved human remains, pieces of aircraft and personal belongings from the Java Sea after a new-generation Boeing jet operated by an Indonesian budget airline crashed minutes after takeoff

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