Asia Pacific Indonesia set to execute Australians, Filipino on drug-related convictions

Both the Australian and Filipino governments have made last-minute appeals to Indonesian President Joko Widodo that have been rebuffed.

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Indonesia said the execution of nine drug traffickers would go ahead this week, rebuffing last-minute appeals from Australia and the Philippines to spare their nationals and ignoring a decision by the Constitutional Court to hear a final challenge.