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Australia Floats Prisoner Swap To Save Indonesia Pair - Yahoo News

They were named as Kristito Mandagi, Saud Siregar and Ismunandar, the captain, chief officer and engineer respectively of a boat carrying 390 http://millerpnny.skyrock.com kilograms (860 pounds) of heroin that was seized near Port Macquarie, some 400 kilometres (250 miles) north of Sydney. Bishop's comments followed an impromptu bipartisan candlelight vigil for the pair outside the country's parliament in Canberra early Thursday, also attended by Prime Minister Tony Abbott, opposition Labor leader Bill Shorten and dozens of MPs. - Global implications - View gallery A boat delivers Indonesian police armored vehicles great site carrying Australians on death row Andrew Chan and Abbott, who best site on Wednesday expressed revulsion at the looming deaths, said he had requested a final telephone call with Indonesian President Joko Widodo to again push for the men to be spared. "I can't guarantee that the request will be met," he said, while urging Indonesia to "pull back from this brink". "Don't just realise what is in your own best interests, but realise what is in your own best values," he said in parliament. Canberra has made more than 20 representations to Indonesian officials since January regarding the pair but Widodo has been unswayed, insisting Indonesia was facing an "emergency" due to rising narcotics use and a tough line must be taken.
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