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PKS graft case and the loss of moderate Islam in Indonesia?

  • Syahrul Hidayat

Exeter, UK | Tue, February 5 2013 | 09:49 am

PREMIUM The latest corruption case revealed by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has shocked the country, largely because it involves the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), which had no significant record of corruption.

More than that, the case involves one of the most respected symbols of the party; its chairman. Until recently, probity was a very significant selling point for the party in...