Indonesia has released some 18,000 inmates in a desperate bid to stop coronavirus from rampaging through its notoriously overcrowded prison system, authorities said Thursday.
Source: Indonesia frees 18,000 inmates from bursting jails over virus fears | CTV News
Judiciary says overall figure of those briefly released is 85,000, has taken measures in jails to protect against virus.
Source: Hard-hit Iran frees more prisoners amid coronavirus outbreak | News | Al Jazeera
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