Indonesia campaign strains secretarian bonds

Minority groups hope end of campaign could also mean a return to a way of life free from religious animosity.

    Indonesia is set to vote for a new president on Wednesday. It has been a bitterly divisive campaign and there are concerns that political tensions are inflaming religious intolerance.

    Minority Christians hope that the end of the campaign season, could also mean a return to a way of life that has long been free of religious animosity.

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Yogyakarta.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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