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‘They’ve broken a promise’: Outrage at plans for Bali bombing site

The families of the Bali bombing victims have been left devastated after local Bali authorities approved plans for a restaurant on the site of the bombing.

The former site of the Sari Club where 202 people were killed in 2002 is set to be turned into a five-storey complex.

The Bali Peace Park Association has spent years fundraising to have a memorial erected there.

Sandra Thompson lost her son in the bombings and tells Chris Smith “they’ve broken a promise”.

“They guaranteed us that no building would be built on that site.

“Somethings not right… its happened so quickly.”

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