Leader of Indonesia gang which raped, murdered girl sentenced to death



An Indonesian court on Thursday sentenced to death the leader of a gang of men and boys who raped and murdered a schoolgirl in a case that prompted the president to take steps to impose harsher punishments for attacks on children.
The gang leader, Zainal, was sentenced to death in a court on Sumatra island. Four other men were jailed for 20 years for their roles in the April attack on the 14-year-old in the western island by a group of 14 males, including eight boys.
Sexual violence against women and children is common in Indonesia but gang rape is unusual.
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29 September 2016 in World News, Views: 38
Source: Reuters
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