Tens of thousands of Indonesians protest over new labour law

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    Tens of thousands of student demonstrators have fought with police in the Indonesian capital as they protest against a new labour law. Police had tried to stop the unrest from spreading to Jakarta by blocking factory workers who planned to take part. Authorities say demonstrating during the pandemic puts lives at risk – but critics of the law say the government is undermining human rights. Al Jazeera’s Jessica Washington reports. –

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