BANDA ACEH, Aceh (JP): The government has bowed to demands to try Muhammad Nazar, the chief of the Aceh Referendum Information Center (SIRA), in Banda Aceh.
A local judge Farida Hanoum said on Tuesday the district court here was expected to try Nazar either on Wednesday or Thursday next week after the Idul Adha Islamic Day of Sacrifice.
Farida said there is a possibility of sending judges from Medan in the neighboring province of North Sumatra for the trial, as she was the only available judge here.
The new Minister of Justice and Human Rights, Baharuddin Lopa issued a decree No. M.05.AT.01.10/2001 stipulating the relocation of Nazar's trial to …