By: Scarlett Chai and Lee Hsin-Yin
Taipei, July 13 (CNA) The Foreign Ministry said on Thursday it is following closely
a drug smuggling case in Indonesia, which involves four Taiwanese suspects, one of whom was shot dead when being arrested by the Indonesian police.
The ministry said it has directed personnel stationed in Indonesia to obtain more details about the case, which was handled jointly by Indonesian and Taiwanese police.
This is the third case in which a Taiwanese suspect has been killed by Indonesian police in recent years, according to the ministry.
A drug ring was busted on Thursday morning in Anyer Beach west of Jakarta and 1,000 kilograms of Amphetamine hidden in pig feed from China seized.