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Indonesia Drafts Religion Legislation to 'Protect All Faiths'

The Indonesian government says it is drafting new legislation to protect citizens of all faiths in the world's largest Muslim majority nation. Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Syaifuddin said Tuesday that the bill was a follow-up response to the many religious conflicts that potentially could disrupt the nation. The draft being worked out would regulate requirements that range from building houses of worship to disseminating or broadcasting precepts of any religion. He...

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