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On September 22, 2006, Fabianus Tibo, Dominggus da Silva, and Marianus Riwu were executed for their roles in connection with sectarian violence in Poso in 2000 and in the killing of 191 Muslims in a school.
First, we might think that if she knew nothing, we could thereby undermine the praise she earns for her silence; but Seneca tells us otherwise, as he notes approvingly the opinion of Fabianus and Lucius Vinicius that the only way to weaken the wife's position was to assume she knew everything.
Jimmy Tumbelaka, spiritual counsel for Fabianus Tibo, 60, Dominggus da Silva, 39, and Marinus Riwu, 48, said the government did not allow a funeral Mass for the men to be held in Palu, the capital of Central Sulawesi province.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in November last year rejected pleas for pardon by Fabianus Tibo, 61, Marianus Riwu, 48, and Dominggus da Silva, 38, which they sought after the Supreme Court rejected their appeals.
The Advocacy statement said, "The executions of Fabianus Tibo, Marinus Riwu and Dominggus da Silva on September 22 in Palu were a legal and human tragedy.