TITLE

Suharto calls for tolerance

AUTHOR(S)
R.N.S.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Christian Century;1/22/97, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Indonesian President Suharto's appeal for religious restraint and tolerance in the wake of the burning of Christian churches by an angry Muslim mob in West Java on December 26, 1996. Riots started by Muslims in response to alleged police brutality toward Muslim teachers at an Islamic school; Similar incidents of violence against Christian churches and stores committed by Muslim militants in the past.
ACCESSION #
9702023044

 

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