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Djarot to serve as acting governor following Ahok's sentence

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 00:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta Deputy Governor Djarot Saiful Hidayat will be appointed as the acting governor after the court sentenced Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) to two years imprisonment for...

Ahok's supporter try to knock down Cipinang Correctional Institution fence

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 19:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- After leaving the blasphemy trial location at the Ministry of Agriculture building in South Jakarta, the mass who support Basuki Tjahaja Purnama held demonstration in front...

Jusuf Kalla states his sympathy to Ahok

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 18:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla stated his sympathy to Ahok after the Jakarta Governor was sentenced for two years of imprisonment in a blasphemy case on...

Do not exaggerate yourself in responding Ahok's trial decision: Minister

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 17:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin asked all people to refrain in responding judges' decision related to Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok's case. The supporters...

Judges decide to detain Ahok over some considerations

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 15:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The North Jakarta District Court's panel of judges decided to detain Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) after the court found him guilty of religious blasphemy...

MUI respects judges’ decision on blasphemy case

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 15:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The Deputy Chairman of Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) Zainut Tauhid said the institution respected judges’ decision on blasphemy case involved Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok...

Ahok gets two years imprisonment

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 12:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The judges in blasphemy case sentenced the defendant Basuki Tjahaja Purnama "Ahok" to two years imprisontment.  "The defendant is proven guilty and convicingly in blaspheme the religion,...

ACTA reveals four strong evidences of blasphemy

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 10:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of Patriotic Advocate (ACTA) Kris Ibnu T Wahyudi worried the judges in blasphemy case would let Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) free from allegation even though...

Din Syamsuddin fends off allegation against Muslims as intolerant and anti-diversity

Saturday, 06 May 2017 08:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Chairman of the Advisory Board of Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) Din Syamsuddin said it was painful to hear the accusation against Muslim as intolerant...

Let us wait for judges' decision on blasphemy case: Attorney General

Saturday, 06 May 2017 04:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Attorney General HM Prasetyo has called on all Indonesians to wait for the judges' decision in the alleged case of blasphemy against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja...

Do not waste energy for something unproductive: Jokowi

Friday, 05 May 2017 21:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) let the people to conduct demonstration to express their opinion. However, he said it should be conducted in accordance with the existing...

Observer says 55 rally is not an intervention to the law

Friday, 05 May 2017 21:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Observer on Criminal Law of Indonesian Islamic University (UII) Yogyakarta, Mudzakir, said 55 rally held today (May 5) was legitimate. The demand argued to be neutral...

Sympathetic 55 rally is not held to exert pressure on court: GNPF

Friday, 05 May 2017 20:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The May 5 (55) rally is not being held to apply pressure on the court that tends to indict Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) with...

Chairman of GNPF asks the society to accept judges' decision on Ahok's case

Friday, 05 May 2017 19:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of National Movement to Safeguard the Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI), cleric Bachtiar Nasir, reminded 55 rally participators to respect all the existing...

Participants of 55 rally start to gather at Istiqlal and At-Tin mosque

Friday, 05 May 2017 04:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Participants of 55 rally started to gather at several meeting points in Jakarta. They spend the night at Istiqlal mosque (Central Jakarta) and At-Tin mosque (East...

The 55 rally is in line with true harmony: Din Syamsuddin

Thursday, 04 May 2017 12:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  Chairman of the Advisory Board of Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) Din Syamsuddin said the 55 rally is an expression of democration which is guaranteed by...

Delegitimization of MUI, NU and Muhammadiyah occurs if judges neglect its opinion

Thursday, 04 May 2017 10:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Council of Ulama's (MUI) Chairman KH Ma'ruf Amin backs the 55 rally. He considered the rally on Friday, May 5, as a way to convey...

Ahead of 55 rally, GNPF MUI submit audiences request to Supreme Court

Thursday, 04 May 2017 09:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Advocation Team Coordinator of National Movement to Safeguard Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI), Nasrulloh Nasution, came to Supreme Court (MA) on Wednesday (May 3)....

Judicial Commission monitors process of Ahok's trial

Thursday, 04 May 2017 06:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Judicial Commission (KY) has been monitoring the process of a blasphemy trial case of Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama. The Judicial Commission has a duty to...

GNPF MUI to hold 55 rally on Friday

Wednesday, 03 May 2017 07:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of National Movement to Safeguard Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI)'s fatwa, cleric Bachtiar Nasir, said his team had sent notification letter of 55 rally to...

For the sake of national unity, Din Syamsuddin: Never underestimate Ahok's case

Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Chairman of Advisory Board of Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) Din Syamsudin said Indonesia is a multicultural country. Tolerance and harmony was absolutely necessary to build...

Muhammadiyah Youth file a report against prosecutors in Ahok's case

Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 09:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Director of Advocation Task Force in the Central Board of Muhammadiyah Youth, Gufroni, said the prosecution against Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) in blasphemy case tends to...

Muhammadiyah Youth doubts prosecutors' independence in Ahok case

Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 09:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Director of Advocation Task Force of the Central Board of Muhammadiyah Youth, Gufroni, filed a report to the Prosecutorial Commission (Komjak) against the public prosecutors of...

Jokowi is urged to dismiss HM Prasetyo as attorney general

Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 21:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Chairman of Indonesian Muslim Brotherhood (Parmusi) Usamah Hisyam urged President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to revoke HM Prasetyo from his postition as Attorney General. It was...

Verdict in Ahok trial to be read on May 9

Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 21:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- After hearing the pledoi of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok as the defendant, panels of judges in alleged blasphemy case decided to postpone the next trial...

Ahok likens himself as small Nemo fish

Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 20:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The defendant of blasphemy case, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok read his pleidoi or defense during the trial on Tuesday (April 25) in the Auditorim of...

Prosecutors seek two years of probation for Ahok

Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 16:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosecutors in blasphemy case did not see any evidence Basuki Tjahaja Purnama had the intention to insult Islam. On the other hand, they acknowledged the defendant...

The blasphemy trial is adjourned, GNPF: The intervention is too obvious

Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 22:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,JAKARTA -- GNPF's coordinator of the trial, Nasrulloh Nasution, said he has predicted the adjourned of the warrant reading in blasphemy case trial. "We've seen signs from the Jakarta...

Prosecutors ask extra time for preparing warrant of Ahok's case

Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Jakarta -- Panel of the judges in alleged blasphemy trial decided to postpone the reading of charges against Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok). The trial will be continued on...

No change of schedule on Ahok's trial

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 01:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  North Jakarta District Court's Public Relations, Hasoloan Sianturi, was reluctant to comment on Jakarta Metro Police's petition asking for a delay in the blasphemy trial involving...

We support the court to continue Ahok's trial on next Tuesday: Complainant

Friday, 07 Apr 2017 20:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – One of the complainant of blasphemy case involving Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok as a defendant, Pedri Kasman, argued that police request to postpone the plea...

For security reason, police asks court to postpone plea reading of Ahok's case

Friday, 07 Apr 2017 00:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The blasphemy case involving Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) as the defendant entered its final round after a number of evidences and testimonies were presented. The next...

Ahok statement means al-Maidah verse 51 was used to deceived people: Expert on linguistics

Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017 18:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – An expert on linguistics Rahayu Surtiati Hidayat became a witness in the religious blasphemy case involving Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) as the defendant. She...

Witness pro-Ahok says does not know content of Al-Maidah 51

Tuesday, 14 Mar 2017 20:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok)'s driver in Bangka Belitung, Suyanto, was presented as witness by the defendant in the case of religious blasphemy on Tuesday (March 14)....

Ahok’s legal team to present four witnesses next week

Thursday, 09 Mar 2017 00:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The legal team of defendant in religious blasphemy case, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok), would present four witnesses in the next week's trial.  “For next week, the...

Ahok has own interest when mentioning Al Maidah verse 51: Expert witness

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 07:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Expert on Islamic Science from the Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (PBNU) Miftachul Akhyar said Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) had own interest when he mentioned surah...

Expert witness says there is misguidance in Ahok's speech

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 19:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The Deputy of Rais Aam (Supreme Leader) of the Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (PBNU) Miftachul Akhyar became the first expert witness presented by the public...

Do not defend the person who cause the uproar: Muhammadiyah

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 19:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Muhammadiyah Central Executive (PP) Chairman, Haedar Nashir, has affirmed the case of alleged religious blasphemy that involved Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) as the defendant was crucial...

Ahok must have specific intent to offend Al Maidah: Expert witness

Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 07:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Expert in language from University of Mataram, Mahyuni, said the defendant of the alleged religious blasphemy case, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, must have specific intent to offend...

The law does not ban Muslims to elect Muslim leader: Expert witness

Monday, 13 Feb 2017 18:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Religious shcolars from Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) Muhammad Amin Suma said Alquran has never deceive. He was very objected to the defendant, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's...

Ahok's speech in Seribu Island is out of context: Expert witness

Monday, 13 Feb 2017 18:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Mahyuni, language expert from University of Mataram, said Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) speech during his official visit as Jakarta governor in Seribu Islands was out of...

GNPF MUI to give strong evidence of Ahok's blasphemy

Monday, 13 Feb 2017 08:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Coordinator of Advocation Team of the National Movement to Safeguard the Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI) Nasrulloh Nasution said he will give strong...

Minister soon to determine whether Ahok will be reactivated as governor

Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 18:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The Head of Legal Bureau of the Ministry of Domestic Affairs, Pudjianto Sigit Widodo, said the official status of the inactive Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama...

Govt violates the law if reactivating Ahok: Observer

Thursday, 09 Feb 2017 05:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Observer on the constitutional law, Margarito Kamis, questioned the Minister of Domestic Tjahjo Kumolo Affairs who stated that the deactivation of inactive Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja...

Ahok also mentions Al Maidah at Central Board of Nasdem Party

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2017 07:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Head of Forensic Computer Sub-Unit in the Center of Forensic Laboratory of the National Police, AKBP Muhammad Nuh al-Azhar,  said Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) also...

Witness wonders why Ahok talks about Al Maidah in his official visit

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2017 07:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Two fact witnesses was presented in the nineth session of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's (Ahok) case at the Auditorium of Ministry of Agriculture, South Jakarta, on Tuesday....

Expert witness verifies the video of Ahok in Seribu Island as original

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2017 06:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Head of Forensic Computer Sub-Unit in the Center of Forensic Laboratory of the National Police, AKBP Muhammad Nuh al-Azhar,  was presented as an expert witness...

ACTA argues over the clarification of Ahok’s legal advisors

Monday, 06 Feb 2017 23:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Patriotic Advocate (ACTA) issued a testimony in the secretary of Indonesian Council of Ulama’s office in Central Jakarta on Monday. On the statement, ACTA showed its...

Ahok ignores Muslims voters by being rude to Kiai Ma'ruf: Expert

Monday, 06 Feb 2017 07:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A political expert from Indonesia University, Maswadi Rauf, said Basuki Tjahaja Purnama 'Ahok' has offended Muslims. Even though, he needed Muslim voters, he ignored Muslims. "He...

Disrespecting Kiai Ma'ruf, Ahok creates another uproar

Monday, 06 Feb 2017 07:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Rude ways on commenting KH Ma'ruf testimony during the eighth session of the blasphemy case, conducted by the defendant Basuki Tjahaja Purnama 'Ahok', has raised comments...