Indonesia Monitors Rurik Jutting's Trial

Fajar Nugraha    •    03 November 2016 15:00 WIB
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Indonesia Monitors Rurik Jutting's Trial
Rurik Jutting brutally murdered two Indonesian women in November 2014 (Photo:AFP), Jakarta: The Indonesian Foreign Ministry continues to monitor the trial for the murder of two Indonesian women in Hong Kong.

"We trust legal system in Hong Kong," said ministry spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir in Jakarta on Thursday (11/3).

"However, we continue to monitor the trial. We want justice for our citizens," he continued.

British banker Rurik Jutting (31) raped, tortured and murdered Sumarti Ningsih (23) and Seneng Mujiasih (26) in November 2014. 

Jutting pleaded not guilty to murder. He claimed that he had unstable mental state at the time.