Unresolved problems in the Indonesian killings of 1965-1966

  title={Unresolved problems in the Indonesian killings of 1965-1966},
  author={R. Cribb},
  journal={Asian Survey},
  • R. Cribb
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Asian Survey
  • More than a generation separates today’s Indonesians from the world in which the Indonesian Communist Party (PKI) was exterminated. Nonetheless, during the last days of President Suharto’s slow fall from power, one of the dire warnings commonly heard was that Indonesia perhaps stood on the brink of a bloodletting similar to that which took place during the six months from October 1965 to March 1966. In fact, the broader political context of 1998 only slightly resembled that of 1965 and no… CONTINUE READING
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