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Incident Type: Shooting

Date: May 26, 2004

Location: Palu

Actors: Tanah Runtuh/JI

Event: Ferry Silalahi is shot dead after he leaves a prayer session at the house of Palu lawyer Thomas Ihalauw.

Note: There are several cases Silalahi handled that could have been connected to his death. The day before his murder, several JI suspects were held in detention despite winning their appeal to the Central Sulawesi High Court.

Ferry had also handled drugs cases in Tangerang before being moved to Central Sulawesi.

Source: ICG Report 2005/ICG Report 2007