Tens of thousands of soccer fans in Indonesia jostled to get tickets to a match, resulting in several of them injured in the crush.
On Tuesday, a massive crowd stood outside a military base in Jakarta to buy tickets to the AFF Championship finals between its home country’s national team and Thailand, happening Wednesday.
The line started to form overnight, but eventually became a disorganised mob, Detik reports.
People were let into the gate at intervals, with army personnel struggling to bar the entrance to people pushing through. Read more…