Indonesia rejects international pleas to halt execution of Pakistani convict

PAKISTAN-INDONESIA-CRIME-DRUGS-DIPLOMACY-EXECUTIONnewss45f54fs54fsIndonesia Thursday rejected appeals from the United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) to halt the execution of 14 drug convicts including foreigners, as speculation mounted they could face the firing squad in a matter of hours.
The group, including Pakistani national Zulfiqar Ali and citizens of Nigeria, India and Zimbabwe as well as Indonesia, have been placed in isolation on a prison island where Jakarta carries out executions.