The Jakarta Post reports that a former Secretary-general of the Indonesian Foreign Ministry, Sudjadnan Parnohadiningrat, has been sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for corruptions in connection with 12 international meetings held in Bali 2004-2005.
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The meetings, financed by the Central Government, were intended to help Bali recover after the Bali bombing of 2002 and 2005.
The convicted Department of Foreign Affairs
official once served as Indonesian Ambassador to Singapore.
In addition to prison time Sudjadnan was also ordered to pay a Rp. 100 million fine.
In a separate case, Sudjadnan was sentenced in January 2011 to one year and eight months in prison for illegal mark ups in renovations undertaken at the Indonesian Embassy in Singapore between 2003-2004.
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK)
had sought a three-year prison term for Sudjadnan.
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