Indonesia – Court Finds Jakarta’s Outgoing Christian Governor Guilty Of Blasphemy Against Islam

Istiqlal Mosque Reciting Al Quran
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An Indonesian court has found Jakarta’s outgoing Christian governor guilty of blasphemy against Islam. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, also known as Ahok, was sentenced to two years imprisonment on Tuesday in a south Jakarta courtroom over comments he made regarding what he believed to be the misinterpretation of certain verses of the Quran. As hundreds of protesters…