Poso Election June 1999 PDF  | Print |  Email

Incident Type: Local Elections

Date: June 1999

Location: Poso Regency

Actors: Muin Pusadan, Yahya Patiro and Damsyik Ladjalani

Event: Poso votes for the Golkar party. Muin Pusadan, from Bungku, is installed as the new regent, over Protestant-favorite Patiro and Muslim-favorite, PPP-backed Ladjalani. Muslims threaten violence over perceived snub.

Source: Lorraine Aragon