Indonesian parliament passes new criminal code, bans sex outside marriage
Illegal cohabitation will have a maximum sentence of six months imprisonment, and sex outside of marriage will be punished with one year in prison.
Indonesia's parliament has approved a legislation that criminalizes extramarital sex for citizens and visiting foreigners, a move critics deemed as a setback to the country's freedoms.
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