Sunday, 28th May 2017
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Moderate Islam practiced in Indonesia strengthens democracy

27 minutes ago
As leaders of the worlds most populous Muslim country, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla were recently invited to speak at separate international meetings on Islam. The head of state attended ...
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