The government is seeking to dissolve Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia because its ideology runs counter to Pancasila. Police have evidence that this hardline group plans to use the military to establish an Islamic state in 2018.
Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia is targeting university students. Even some high schoolers have joined this hardline Islamic organization.
Government loans taken during President Joko Widodo’s term have reached Rp1,000 trillion in two and a half years. Two opposition parties have fanned the issue and created clamor via social media.
For nearly four months Rico Rustombi had not been active on Twitter.