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Indonesia: 12 prisoners escape jail on Batam island

19 July 2013 Last updated at 01:21 BST

Indonesians have been warned to be on the lookout for escaped prisoners for the second time in less than a week.

Just days after more than 100 escaped from a jail in Medan there's been a breakout on the island of Batam.

12 prisoners escaped after attacking their guards but one has since been recaptured.

Ashleigh Nghiem reports.