Lombok Court Jails Briton for Sexually Abusing Teen

Lombok Court Jails Briton for Sexually Abusing Teen

A court in the eastern Indonesian holiday island of Lombok on Thursday sentenced a British man to five years in prison for sexually abusing a teenage boy, the man’s lawyer said.

Indonesia Approves Castrating Child Rapists

Indonesia Approves Castrating Child Rapists

Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo issued a regulation Wednesday that provides tougher penalties for child rapists, including chemical castration and the death penalty.

Survey Lists Indonesia as Top International Destination for Child Sex Tourism

Survey Lists Indonesia as Top International Destination for Child Sex Tourism

Terre des Hommes International Federation – an alliance of ten organizations supporting children rights and promoting equitable development without racial, religious, political, cultural or gender-based discrimination – announced disquieting results of three years of research carried out from 2012-2014. That survey determined that Indonesia holds the unenviable top ranking internationally as the “favorite destination” for sexual predators seeking to prey on children.