The Straits Times
Published on Feb 22, 2013

Indonesia names ruling party chairman corruption suspect


JAKARTA (AFP) - Indonesia's anti graft body said Friday it has named the chairman of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's party a suspect in connection with corruption allegations.

"We have decided to name AU as a suspect," said spokesman for the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), Johan Budi, referring to the initials of Democratic Party chairman Anas Urbaningrum.