Should Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia be banned?
Ahmad Fuad Fanani
Researcher at MAARIF Institute for Culture and Humanity
PREMIUM The government’s announcement that it would ban Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia (HTI) has sparked controversy and debate. Many support the ban because the Islamic organization promotes the establishment of a caliphate, which threatens the unity of the country and Pancasila state ideology. Many others view the ban as a clear sign of the government of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s...
Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official stance of The Jakarta Post.
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