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Indonesia jails more elite soldiers over prison murders

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An Indonesian military tribunal on Friday handed jail terms to four special forces soldiers for involvement in a plot to storm a prison and murder four inmates in a revenge killing. 

In this file photo, armed police stand guard after a shooting inside the Cebongan Correctional Centre in Yogyakarta, on March 23, 2013. Those killed in the attack were in custody accused of murdering one of the soldiers' superior officers in a nightclub brawl.

One soldier, who drove his comrades to the jail so they could launch the attack, was jailed for 15 months.

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