|Police kill three Muslims in crowd||| Print ||
Incident Type: Police action
Date: April 17, 2000
Location: Poso City
Actors: Police Chief Woerjantono, Brimob (Mobile Police Brigade), Muslim groups
Event: Woerjantono deploys the Brimob riot police to restore order, but which end up firing into a crowd and killing three Muslim protesters. The Brimob unit is removed, but 600 soldiers (TNI) are deployed.
Source: Lorraine Aragon