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Indonesia: Campaign Ads Banned Outside Set Election Period

(Mar. 6, 2014) Indonesia’s Election Supervisory Committee (Badan Pengawas Pemilihan Umum, often called Bawaslu), the General Elections Commission, and the Central Information Commission, together with the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission, have jointly announced a ban on advertisements run by political parties before the upcoming election season. The ban applies to both electronic and print media and […]