The Indonesian National Police (Polri) have begun to disperse the crowd of peaceful protesters that had held speeches from 2:00 p.m. until now at 8:15 p.m Indonesian western time.
The rupiah weakened by 25 points or 0.17 percent to IDR 14,480 per US dollar, as compared to the previous position of IDR14,455 per dollar.
The stock price increase was also experienced by PT Adhi Karya (Persero) Tbk [ADHI] by 50 points to the level of Rp1,425 and PT PP (Persero) Tbk [PTPP] by 50 points to Rp1,890.
Mkhitaryan, who is from Armenia, reportedly had difficulty obtaining a visa to Azerbaijan. The two countries are involved in a conflict over the territory.