Posted by: becketfund | February 5, 2008

Indonesia: Ahmadi Muslims Monitored Following Official Request

JAKARTA – The Indonesian government has created a team to monitor the activities of the Ahmadi community in the country, following a declaration by the Indonesian Ulema Council that the Ahmadi community was a heretical Islamic sect, The Jakarta Post reported on February 5. The monitoring team, comprised of government officials, including members of the Attorney General’s Office, the Home Ministry and the National Police, was created January 24 by a decree from the Religious Affairs Ministry.

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