News Articles for "East Jakarta District"
Teen smuggler jailed over deadly boat journey
A 19-year-old Afghan man has been sentenced to six years in an Indonesian prison for his part in a people-smuggling operation that ended in tragedy....read more
An Indonesian court has heard a people smuggler who helped organise a voyage in which more than 90 people died had links to four men in Australia....read more
People smuggler may have set up in Sydney
A people-smuggling syndicate is believed to have an agent working out of Sydney through whom asylum seekers make payments and book their passage to Austral...read more
Man behind deadly voyages faces 7 years
An Afghan man involved in organising an asylum-seeker boat that sank on the way to Christmas Island knew the vessel was overloaded but still insisted it se...read more