Jokowi won't report eavesdropping to police
Published on Feb 21, 2014 8:30 PM
JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK): Jakarta Governor Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said on Friday that he would not report the listening devices found in his residence two months ago to the police.
The eavesdropping was harmless given his "relative unimportance," he said.
"The culprit should just wiretap important people. But me? Who am I? What would they want from me? At home I talked about fried rice on the first day, sayur lodeh on the second day, goat satay on the third day and so on," he told reporters Friday at City Hall.
"I'm not going to make a big deal out of it by reporting it to the police. I'm pretty sure it was nothing important anyway."
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