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Suharto’s brother begins four-year jail term - Comments

The half brother of former Indonesian dictator Suharto began a four-year prison term on Wednesday for corruption, a punishment widely welcomed by Indonesians who lived under the graft-ridden regime. Probosutedjo said nothing as he was escorted by police through scores of reporters outside the capital's Cipinang Prison. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld an earlier ruling and sentenced Probosutedjo to four years in jail for misusing millions of dollars of government reforestation funds between 1994 and 1997

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