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Indonesia to hold next round of executions on Friday: Diplomat

Reuters , Tuesday 26 Jul 2016
A protester holds a parasol while another speaks with a bullhorn as they hold a rally against death penalty outside the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Indonesian authorities are preparing to execute people convicted of drug crimes for the third time since President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was elected in 2014(Photo:AP)
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Indonesia will hold a round of executions on Friday which will include a Pakistani prisoner, a Pakistani embassy official said on Tuesday.

Indonesian authorities are preparing to execute by firing squad at least three foreign prisoners, including citizens of Nigeria and Zimbabwe. They are among 16 prisoners who Indonesian officials have said are to be executed this year.

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