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MUI rules out fatwa against Facebook over cartoon

  • Ary Hermawan

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, May 21 2010 | 10:35 am

PREMIUM The Indonesia Ulema Council (MUI) on Thursday reserved all fiery comments when thousands of Facebook users across the globe uploaded images of the Prophet Muhammad on the popular social networking site.MUI chairman Amidhan said the clerics would not issue an edict banning Facebook, which has millions of users and is ranked the top website by Alexa in the world’s most populous Muslim country.“F...