Police Questioning partner of trump over alleged threats

Vastavam web: Police are questioning the Indonesian business partner of President Donald Trump over allegations he sent threatening text messages to a deputy attorney general.A smiling Hary Tanoesoedibjo arrived at the national police’s Criminal Investigation Agency in central Jakarta this morning after failing to comply with a summons for questioning last week. Tanoe is accused of sending threats by SMS early last year to Yulianto, a deputy attorney general for special crime who investigated a 2009 graft case related to Mobile-8 Telecom, a telecommunications company that Tanoe once owned.

Under Indonesian law, using technology to threaten people is punishable by up to four years in prison.The billionaire, who was a guest at Trump’s inauguration, harbors political ambitions of his own and has said he might run for president in Indonesia’s 2019 election.