Beji LDII mosque development meets resistance
Yuli Tri Suwarni and Fikir Zaki Muhammadi
The Jakarta Post
Facing opposition: Two members from the Islamic Dakwah Indonesia Institution (LDII) stand outside their mosque in Pancoran Mas, Depok, on Friday. (JP/Yuli Tri Suwarni)Residents in Beji, Depok, West Java, have rejected the building of a mosque by the Islamic Dakwah Indonesia Institution (LDII), saying a new mosque is unnecessary in a neighborhood full of prayer houses.
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