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Indonesian presidential candidates spar over corruption

Jan 17, 2019 - Associated Press

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo has accused his election rival of allowing corrupt candidates on his legislative ticket and failing to include women in senior positions.

Widodo and former General Prabowo Subianto, along with their running mates, faced off Thursday in the first of five debates before the April 17 election. The debate focused on terrorism, human rights, corruption, and law and order.

Opinion polls show Widodo currently commanding 52-54 percen...