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Thousands of Indonesian workers protest against tax amnesty

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Thousands of Indonesian union workers marched to the heart of Jakarta on Thursday to protest against a government tax amnesty scheme, which is meant to plug a large budget deficit but which they say unfairly pardons wealthy tax dodgers.
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