Indonesian police accused over brother deaths

Family of boys who died in custody claim to have proof of abuse, contradicting police accounts.

    The family of two young brothers in Indonesia have blamed police brutality for their deaths in custody.

    They had been told that the two boys, aged 13 and 17, hanged themselves while in detention, but according to the family, their bodies showed clear signs of abuse.

    Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from the Indonesian province of West Sumatra.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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