28 Apr '16, 2pm

No list of fugitives given to Singapore by Indonesia, says foreign ministries of both countries - The Straits Times

JAKARTA - Indonesia has not given Singapore a list of its fugitives as previously reported, said the foreign ministries of the two countries. A spokesman from Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) confirmed in a statement on Thursday (April 28) that it did not receive such a list. An Indonesian Foreign Ministry spokesman had also said late on Wednesday night that it was not aware of any such information given to Singapore by Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi recently. When contacted on Thursday, Mr Atmadji Sumarkidjo, a senior official from the Coordinating Ministry of Political, Legal and Security Affairs, clarified that he was mistaken, and confirmed that there was no such list. However, he added that the authorities in Indonesia regularly share information with their Singapore counterparts as part of bilateral cooperation in law enforcement. His clarific...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/no-list-of-fugit...

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