Indonesia jails hardline Muslim cleric Habib Rizieq Shihab for Covid-19 violations – South China Morning Post

Indonesia jails hardline Muslim cleric Habib Rizieq Shihab for Covid-19 violations – South China Morning Post

Read Time:25 Second

An Indonesian court on Thursday sentenced hardline Muslim cleric Habib Rizieq Shihab to eight months in prison and fined him 20 million rupiah (US$1,400) for violating coronavirus restrictions by hosting crowded events after his return last year from self-imposed exile in Saudi Arabia.The jailing of Rizieq, who led the now banned Islamist vigilante group, the Islamic Defender’s Front (FPI), was not expected to trigger a violent reaction from his hundreds of thousands of followers “as he will be…Read More

About Post Author

Happy
Happy
0 %
Sad
Sad
0 %
Excited
Excited
0 %
Sleepy
Sleepy
0 %
Angry
Angry
0 %
Surprise
Surprise
0 %

Average Rating

5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *