Indonesia to execute foreign drug offenders

Indonesia to execute foreign drug offenders
Indonesia to execute foreign drug offenders

Indonesia to execute foreign drug offenders

The Indonesian government has called illegal drug use in the country a “national emergency.” To combat the problem the government has begun executing drug offenders. Most of those who have been executed so far are foreigners. Jeffrey Winters, a professor of politics at Northwestern University joins us to discuss the Indonesian government’s campaign against drug abuse. PHOTO: An Indonesian police stands guard in Cilacap, Central Java, Indonesia as a ferry, center background, with Indonesian police armored vehicles carrying two Australian prisoners arrives at Nusakambangan island, Wednesday, March 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)