Tempo English Weekly

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Clear and Present Danger: Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia

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.

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Contagion Across Campuses

Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia is targeting university students. Even some high schoolers have joined this hardline Islamic organization.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A Shocking Verdict

Things happened quickly, beyond the expectations of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and his legal team. Right after the panel of judges at the North Jakarta Administrative Court found Basuki guilty, on Tuesday last week, the prosecutor asked to meet with Basuki outside the courtroom. 'Come one, let's chat out back," said one prosecutor.