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The election was the most politically significant regional election in Indonesia’s history because it was a referendum on the future of Indonesia’s ethno religious diversity and tolerance after unwanted intervention by a number of radical Islamist groups
(UPDATED) It will be a test of Indonesia’s religious intolerance, a battle of emotions versus rationality, and one that is predicted to be an extremely close race in what has been a rollercoaster campaign season.
Supporters and followers of several Islamic groups flash posters such as I d prefer if my leader is a Muslim and It is forbidden to pick an infidel leader
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