Indonesia Nearly Ready to Execute Nine Foreign Drug Smugglers

March 3, 2015 12:24 PM

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JAKARTA, Indonesia—Indonesia is nearly ready to execute by firing squad nine foreigners and an Indonesian condemned to death for drug smuggling, as diplomatic squabbles continue.

Preparations at the execution site have been completed and four foreign convicts will be transferred to a prison on Nusakambangan island this week, Attorney General Muhammad Prasetyo said.

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