Indonesia drug busts - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Indonesia drug busts


Huge drugs haul intercepted in Bali – Indonesia police

Jul 16, 2018 - 7:23 PM

Some 600,000 pseudoephedrine tablets being sent from South Korea to Australia are found during a stopover on the Indonesian resort island. The bust, which occurred in January, is announced Monday.

DRUG BUST. An Indonesian customs officer speaks to journalists during a press conference after they seized cold relief tablets that contained a key ingredient for making illicit drugs at at Ngurah Rai International Airport on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on July 16, 2018. Photo by Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Jan. 6, 2015

Jan 06, 2015 - 1:49 PM

The latest news on AirAsia QZ8501 a massive drug bust involving 800kg of crystal meth reports that Indonesian actors will appear in the new Star Wars film and more

MASSIVE HAUL. Police confiscated 800 kilograms of methampetamine from an international drug syndicate arrested in West Jakarta on Jan. 5, 2015. Photo by Rappler

The wRap Indonesia: Oct. 30, 2014

Oct 30, 2014 - 11:17 AM

The latest political drama in the legislature slight improvements in ease of doing business in Indonesia a comedian busted for drugs and more

FIRST TRIP. President Joko Widodo (C) speaks to villagers who fled their houses after the eruption of Mount Sinabung at a refugee camp in Gurukinayan village, Karo, North Sumatra, on October 29, 2014. Photo by Dedi Sahputra/EPA