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141 gay men arrested in Indonesia during sex party for violating pornography laws

By Mason White 12:04 PM May 28, 2017
The gay men arrested
The gay men arrested
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(Scroll down for video) People in Indonesia, took videos as police arrested a large group of gay men.

The men were ordered to stand in a straight line and walk towards the police station while holding onto the shoulders of one another.

Police arrested the men at a gay sex party, which was held at a gym and sauna in the capital Jakarta.

141 men paid 185,000 rupiahs ( about $14) to attend the party.

While most men in the group were citizens, two of them were not. According to police, one man is from Britain and the second man is from Singapore.

Officers raided the Atlantis spa during the party that was called “The Wild One,” and arrested all the participants.

While homosexuality is not illegal in most parts of the country, they do have harsh anti-pornography laws, which includes live strip shows for the public.

Police brought shirts from their headquarters and handed them out to the men who have all removed theirs clothes during the party.

Police questioned all of the men and most of them are set to be freed. 10 men remained in custody and they are facing charges.

Those in custody include event organizers as well as men who were suspected of being prostitutes and strip dancers.

They are facing up to 10 years in prison if convicted.