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Jakarta Protests Against Governor Turn Violent

A massive demonstration in Jakarta against the governor turned violent Friday night when protesters burned police cars and officers responded with tear gas and water cannons. More than 50,000 people marched through the capital against Jakarta's governor amid accusations that he insulted Islam when he criticized opponents who used Koranic verses in their campaigns against him. Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, commonly known as Ahok, has since apologized for the comments, but many...

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