23 May By Chris Chaplin: ‘The alliance between Indonesia’s Islamic conservatives and politicians cannot last’
Posted at 15:20h in News Items, Spotlight on Southeast Asia 0 Comments
On the website of Asia & Pacific Policy Society: ‘The alliance between Indonesia’s Islamic conservatives and politicians cannot last. Uncomfortable bedfellows: The alliance that proved so successful in defeating Ahok may yet unravel’, an article by KITLV researcher Chris Chaplin.
“Now that ex-Jakarta Governor Ahok has been ousted from power and faces prison, the unifying mission that brought Indonesia’s hard-line Islamic groups together may unravel, Chris Chaplin writes.”