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Government dismisses ‘incidental’ religious violence

  • Margareth S. Aritonang

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, November 16 2012 | 07:35 am

A minister is rejecting claims made by the United Nations high commissioner on human rights that the government has done little to stop religious violence in the nation.

Law and Human Rights Minister Amir Syamsudin claimed that the government had indeed taken measures to ensure that all citizens, regardless of their religion, could practice their faith freely.

Amir described the viol...

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