Gov­er­nor probed over blas­phemy

China Daily (USA) - - WORLD -

Po­lice onWed­nes­day named the gov­er­nor of the In­done­sian cap­i­tal as a sus­pect in a blas­phemy in­ves­ti­ga­tion in a ma­jor test of the Mus­lim-ma­jor­ity na­tion’s rep­u­ta­tion for reli­gious tol­er­ance. Ear­lier this month, Jakarta was rocked by a mas­sive protest by con­ser­va­tiveMus­lims against the gov­er­nor. One per­son died and dozens were injured in ri­ot­ing. Hard-lin­ers have threat­ened more protests if Ahok isn’t ar­rested.

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