Dutch State compensates ten widows of the summary executions on Sulawesi and offers apologies
Amsterdam, 9 August 2013 - The Dutch State has reached an out-of-court settlement with ten widows of the summary executions conducted in 1947 by Dutch soldiers on the island of Celebes (present-day: Sulawesi), Indonesia.
Read the press release here.
- Declaration of liability of the State for massacres on South Sulawesi in 1947
- Negotiations with the State regarding the South-Sulawesi case have failed