Following in Duterte’s footsteps? Indonesian president orders police to shoot drug-traffickers

Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has instructed law enforcement officers to shoot drug-traffickers to deal with a narcotics emergency facing the country.
“Be firm, especially to foreign drug dealers who enter the country and resist arrest. Shoot them because we indeed are in a narcotics emergency position now,” Widodo said in a speech delivered at an event held by one of Indonesia’s political parties late on Friday.
His remarks have drawn comparison to that of…