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In announcing this week that the United States would lift a 12-year-long ban on providing military assistance and training to Indonesia’s special forces unit, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates spoke about the Indonesian military’s reforms and said it is prepared to ensure accountability for any human rights abuses by its soldiers. My experience with Indonesia’s special forces and its justice system lead me to think President Obama is making a dangerous mistake.

My husband, the late Munir Said Thalib, was one of Indonesia’s most prominent human rights leaders. He was close in age to and had much in common with President Obama.…  Seguir leyendo »