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KPK down, but not out yet

PK throws in the towel,” media outlets, including The Jakarta Post, blared on their front page on Tuesday in response to the end of the anticorruption body’s investigation into alleged bribery involving former police chief candidate Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan.
The cliché seemed the best available to illustrate the disheartening decision of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to transfer the high-profile case to the Attorney General’s Office (AGO). It is possible the AGO may halt the investigation, as it has done repeatedly before, or, even worse, hand the case back to the police, who would certainly not let one of their own down. - See more at: