Indonesia 1965

Indonesian Massacre of 1965

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Time Magazine:  The Memory of Savage Anticommunist Killings Still Hunts Indonesia, 50 Years On

Background Questions:

When and Where did this massacre happen?

What was the estimated number of deaths?

Which groups of people were targeted?

Who were responsible for the genocide?

Questions:

Who is Suharto?  Do a little background research on him.  What were some of the positive things he did for his country during his regime.  What was he criticized for?

Why did President Jokowi make a statement saying he will not issue a national apology?

Do you know of any other massacres?  What happened and what are the causes of these killings?

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