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Indonesians take to streets to call for peace before Muslims rally - Press TV;

Indonesians take to streets to call for peace before Muslims rally - Press TV

Press TVIndonesians take to streets to call for peace before Muslims rallyPress TVIndonesians take part in a rally to call for peace and unity in Jakarta, November 30, 2016. (Photo by AFP). People have taken to the streets in Indonesia to call for peace and unity ahead of an upcoming major rally by Muslims against the governor of ...and more »

Business as Usual on Dec. 2: Acting Jakarta Governor - Jakarta Globe

Business as Usual on Dec. 2: Acting Jakarta GovernorJakarta GlobeJakarta. Acting Jakarta Governor Soni Sumarsono said all activities in the capital city will go on as normal this week, despite another protest rally against Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama planned for Friday, Dec. 2. Protesters will ...and more »

Ahok: Many Jakartans Believe I Defamed a Religion - Tempo.co;

Ahok: Many Jakartans Believe I Defamed a Religion - Tempo.co

Tempo.coAhok: Many Jakartans Believe I Defamed a ReligionTempo.coTEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Incumbent candidate for Jakarta Governor, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, regretted the survey result from Poltracking Indonesia that said Ahok and his pair Djarot Syaiful Hidayat's electability at the 2017 Jakarta Gubernatorial ...and more »

Police on alert over potential terrorist infiltration in anti-Ahok rally - Jakarta Post;

Police on alert over potential terrorist infiltration in anti-Ahok rally - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostPolice on alert over potential terrorist infiltration in anti-Ahok rallyJakarta PostPolice on alert over potential terrorist infiltration in anti-Ahok rally Muslim protesters march during a demonstration in Jakarta on Nov. 4. Police are on high alert for possible terrorist infiltration of another rally on Friday. (AP/Achmad Ibrahim) ...and more »

Clerical Body Issues Edict Legitimizing Friday Prayers Outside Mosques - Jakarta Globe

Clerical Body Issues Edict Legitimizing Friday Prayers Outside MosquesJakarta GlobeMuslims attend Idul Fitri prayers to mark the end of Ramadan on a street in Central Jakarta in this July 7, 2016 file photo. The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) has issued an edict to legitimize Friday prayers outside mosques, which will facilitate this ...and more »

Indonesians rally for peace before mass Muslim protest - Free Malaysia Today;

Indonesians rally for peace before mass Muslim protest - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayIndonesians rally for peace before mass Muslim protestFree Malaysia TodayAbout 22,000 officials, mostly police and soldiers, will be deployed at Friday's protest which will be held in a large park in downtown Jakarta. Thousands-of-Indonesians-rallied-across-the-country-Wednesday, JAKARTA: Thousands of Indonesians rallied ...and more »

Politicization of religion: Believe, but don't fight about it! - Jakarta Post

Politicization of religion: Believe, but don't fight about it!Jakarta PostWhat would really infuriate the Prophet Muhammad? The use of Islam to justify incitement to anger, bigotry, intolerance and destruction by groups of narrow (political) interests. The most recent examples in Indonesia are the actions by conservative ...and more »

COMMENTARY: Dec. 2 rally: Should we worry? - Jakarta Post

COMMENTARY: Dec. 2 rally: Should we worry?Jakarta PostIt is without doubt that the race to secure the top job in the Jakarta administration has drained much of the public's energy, as well as engulfed many with the unabated fear of political and security instability. Although the violence stemming from ...and more »

Indonesians Join Thousands of Soldiers, Police at Rallies - ABC News

Indonesians Join Thousands of Soldiers, Police at RalliesABC NewsThousands of Indonesians on Wednesday joined nationwide interfaith rallies organized by the military in an attempt to demonstrate national unity as religious and racial tensions divide the world's most populous Muslim nation. Police estimated that 30 ...and more »

Hardline Islamists push agenda as blasphemy case ignites Indonesia - Bangladesh News 24 hours;

Hardline Islamists push agenda as blasphemy case ignites Indonesia - Bangladesh News 24 hours

Bangladesh News 24 hoursHardline Islamists push agenda as blasphemy case ignites IndonesiaBangladesh News 24 hoursAn Indonesian flag is seen during a protest by Muslim groups against Jakarta's Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama in Jakarta, Indonesia, Nov 4, 2016. Reuters. When Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama had some of the capital's sprawling slums ...and more »

Protests by Islamic hardliners against Indonesian governor awaken fears for ethnic Chinese - South China Morning Post;

Protests by Islamic hardliners against Indonesian governor awaken fears for ethnic Chinese - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostProtests by Islamic hardliners against Indonesian governor awaken fears for ethnic ChineseSouth China Morning PostIndonesian ethnic Chinese women walk on a street at the Chinatown in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AP. Associated Press. Share. PrintEmail. The capital of Muslim-majority Indonesia is on edge ahead of what is expected to be a second massive protest by ...and more »

Indonesia Protests Awaken Fears for Minority Chinese - ABC News

Indonesia Protests Awaken Fears for Minority ChineseABC NewsThe capital of Muslim-majority Indonesia is on edge ahead of what is expected to be a second massive protest by conservative Muslims against its Christian governor and no group more so than its Chinese minority. They have reason to be concerned.and more »

BREAKING: Ahok Blasphemy Case Ready for Trial, AGO Says - Jakarta Globe

BREAKING: Ahok Blasphemy Case Ready for Trial, AGO SaysJakarta GlobeJakarta governor Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama walks out of police interrogation on Nov. 22. (Antara Photo/Reno Esnir). By : Yeremia Sukoyo | on 12:26 PM November 30, 2016. Category : News, Crime, Jakarta, Politics, Featured. Jakarta. The Attorney ...and more »

Jakarta governor to face blasphemy charges in court: Attorney General's Office - Channel NewsAsia;

Jakarta governor to face blasphemy charges in court: Attorney General's Office - Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaJakarta governor to face blasphemy charges in court: Attorney General's OfficeChannel NewsAsiaThe Attorney General's Office in Jakarta has said the governor will go to court to face blasphemy charges. Posted 30 Nov 2016 13:32; Updated 30 Nov 2016 15:37. VIDEOS; PHOTOS. Cannot Contact Server. Please upgrade your Flash Plugin. Please enable ...and more »

AGO Says Ahok`s Case Dossier Completed - Tempo.co;

AGO Says Ahok`s Case Dossier Completed - Tempo.co

Tempo.coAGO Says Ahok`s Case Dossier CompletedTempo.coJakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, known by his nickname "Ahok", arrives for questioning over blasphemy allegations at police headquarters in Jakarta, November 22, 2016. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside. HomeMetro. Wednesday, 30 November, 2016 ...and more »

Ahok inches closer to trial as AGO declares blasphemy case dossier complete - Jakarta Post;

Ahok inches closer to trial as AGO declares blasphemy case dossier complete - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostAhok inches closer to trial as AGO declares blasphemy case dossier completeJakarta PostAhok inches closer to trial as AGO declares blasphemy case dossier complete The risk of words – Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama (front right) talks to journalists after attending questioning over alleged blasphemy at the National Police ...and more »

Jakarta's 2017 Gubernatorial Elections: More Than Just Politics – Analysis - Eurasia Review;

Jakarta's 2017 Gubernatorial Elections: More Than Just Politics – Analysis - Eurasia Review

Eurasia ReviewJakarta's 2017 Gubernatorial Elections: More Than Just Politics – AnalysisEurasia ReviewCompared with 2012, the Jakarta Gubernatorial Elections in 2017 carry greater significance on the Indonesian national stage than ever before. One dimension is politics and plurality. By Jonathan Chen and Satrio Dwicahyo*. As the Indonesian capital ...and more »

Calls for peace ahead of Jakarta protest - SBS;

Calls for peace ahead of Jakarta protest - SBS

SBSCalls for peace ahead of Jakarta protestSBSThousands have gathered in Jakarta calling for unity as the capital braces itself for more protests on Friday against its Christian governor. Source: AAP. 30 Nov 2016 - 4:18 PM UPDATED 1 HOUR AGO ...and more »

Huge security deployment planned for Jakarta rally - The Star Online;

Huge security deployment planned for Jakarta rally - The Star Online

The Star OnlineHuge security deployment planned for Jakarta rallyThe Star OnlineMembers of Muslim groups attend a protest against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama in Jakarta, Indonesia. - Reuters. JAKARTA: Thousands of Indonesian security forces will be deployed at a rally this week against Jakarta's Christian governor to ...and more »

Jakartans calm over rally plan - Jakarta Post;

Jakartans calm over rally plan - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostJakartans calm over rally planJakarta PostJakarta | Wed, November 30, 2016 | 07:08 am. Jakartans calm over rally plan Muslim protesters march during a demonstration in Jakarta on Nov. 4. About 600,000 people are predicted to join a follow-up rally on Friday. (AP/Achmad Ibrahim). Topics. rally ...and more »