President joko widodo has appeared consistently unmoved by australia's pleas on behalf of myuran sukumaran and andrew chan many indonesians should not be. Following the executions of andrew chan and myuran sukumaran in bali, debate about the role of the death penalty in society has led to calls for australia to push for an end to the punishment around the world. Perhaps many of us just don't care much for andrew chan and myuran sukumaran, like radio host garry linnell who thinks opponents of the death penalty need better poster boys for the cause. On 11 february 2015, indonesian authorities approved the transfer of andrew chan and myuran sukumaran from kerobokan prison, in preparation for execution. Australians myuran sukumaran and andrew chan are in the next round of executions indonesia is planning despite their bid for a judicial review.
Myuran sukumaran (17 april 1981 media reports based on the testimony of co-conspirator renae lawrence claim that she met sukumaran through andrew chan sukumaran. Our government hinting of “consequences” should chan & sukumaran be executed may cause joko widodo to get his back up at what he may perceive as being “threats. Myuran sukumaran and andrew chan's deaths were pointless australia's response to the executions should focus on how to prevent this happening again, writes professor tim lindsey. Australian drug traffickers myuran sukumaran (left) and andrew chan are escorted out of a court after their 2006 trial in denpasar, on indonesia's bali island.
There is no shortage of reasons why myuran sukumaran and andrew chan should not have been shot dead by an indonesian firing squad early on wednesday morning. Australia-indonesia relations after the that 86 percent of indonesian respondents agreed that chan and sukumaran should be executed irrespective of.
Treading water on death row and sinking fast “chan and sukumaran had argued that joko widodo did not give proper consideration to their pleas for clemency. Guy sebastian has writing a touching tribute to andrew chan and myuran sukumaran, the two reformed australian drug smugglers murdered by the indonesian government this week.
Indonesian prosecutors were instructed thursday to officially begin preparing to execute the leaders of the notorious bali nine drug ring the australian broadcasting corporation reported that australians andrew chan and myuran sukumaran are expected to soon face a firing squad the date of their. The chan and sukumaran families are preparing to say their final goodbyes to their sons and brothers, before indonesia carries out the ultimate punishment for a decade-old crime. When i first heard the news that bali nine ringleaders andrew chan and myuran sukumaran had received the death penalty, my initial reaction was indifference my stance was that as much as i disagree with capital punishment, they had the misfortune.
As the families of andrew chan and myuran sukumaran gather in sydney to celebrate and farewell their sons, questions are being asked about how they should be remembered -- as drug dealers or reformed men. Is the triple j bali nine poll responsible for indonesia refusing clemency to chan and sukumaran the radio station has been used to justify the execution. When asked directly whether convicted australian drug traffickers andrew chan and myuran sukumaran should have the death penalty carried out 53% of australians say.
Chan-sukumaran: when australian that he is megawati' s man is besides the point, and australia should not assume that the indon voter was or is. A child holds stickers of a campaign to save the two australian citizens from the death sentence photograph: j chris/aap bali nine members andrew chan and myuran sukumaran will be among the next group of death row prisoners in indonesia to be executed, the country’s attorney general has said. Mercy campaign needs your help with “mercy for andrew chan and myuran sukumaran” join mercy campaign and 79,300 supporters today sign this petition. The cold-blooded executions of andrew chan and myuran sukumaran will do absolutely nothing to deter others from smuggling drugs in indonesia.Download