Indonesia hit by anti-Christian 'hate speech'

Celebrities and religious figures, including the pop star Rhoma Irama, accused of inciting hatred.

    A recent spate of anti-Christian sermons by high-profile personalities is threatening to reignite religious and ethnic tensions in Indonesia.

    Indonesian pop star Rhoma Irama was hailed by his fans for speaking out against Christians and Chinese in a mosque.

    Several preachers are also being accused of engaging in hate speech against Christian politicians in mosques.

    Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from Jakarta. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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