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Yusril advises mass organizations to unite in rejecting the Perppu

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

JAKARTA – Lawyer Yusril Ihza Mahendra suggested mass organizations (ormas) who rejected the government regulation in lieu of law (Perppu) No.2 of 2017 about mass organizations to close ranks in filling judicial...

Tjahjo says clarification needed over Viktor statement

Sunday, 13 August 2017

JAKARTA — Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said the public have to be careful in responding Nasdem party lawmaker Viktor Laiskodat. He advised there should be clarification process. "When there was a statement from...

Govt to disband several mass organisations

Friday, 11 August 2017

JAKARTA -- Indonesian Minister of Home Affairs Tjahjo Kumolo explained in the government will disband some another mass organizations in the near future. He said, it was not mass organisations which has national-scale. Tjahjo...

Political elites must prevent wide impact of Viktor's speech

Tuesday, 08 August 2017

JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of Indonesian Council of Ulemas (MUI), Zainut Tauhid Saadi, said Viktor Laiskodat's speech has caused polemic and might trigger uproar in the society.  Therefore, he call on all parties to...

Tjahjo Kumolo encourages politician to pitch ideas

Saturday, 05 August 2017

BALI -- Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo has encouraged politicians to pitch their concepts and ideas to build the nation and state through an effective and efficient presidential government system. "Let us pitch our...

Don't exaggerate Viktor speech about khilafah issue: Nusron

Saturday, 05 August 2017

JAKARTA -- A Golkar party's senior official Nusron Wahid has come in the defend of Nasdem Party lawmaker Viktor B Laiskodatit, who has charged with fanning hate by four opposition parties. "No need to...

Viktor Laiskodat's statement persecution to political party

Friday, 04 August 2017

JAKARTA -- National Mandate Party (PAN) Honorary Council member Drajad Hari Wibowo said the statement of Nasdem Party politician, Viktor Laiskodat, during his visit to Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara has strengthen the signal...

We are not in the mood of joining political party: HTI

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

JAKARTA -- Spokesperson of Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia (HTI), Ismail Yusanto, rejected the suggestion given from Chairman of Indonesian Muslim Intellectuals Association (ICMI) Jimly Asshiddiqie.  He said rather than recommending HTI members to join with...

Yusril welcomes Jimly's recommendation for HTI to join PBB

Tuesday, 01 August 2017

JAKARTA -- Chairman of Crescent Star Party (PBB) Yusril Ihza Mahendra welcomed recommendation given by Chairman of Indonesian Muslim Intellectuals Association (ICMI) Jimly Asshiddiqie about Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia (HTI). As reported by

Do not use Perppu Ormas to silence the people: PGI

Monday, 31 July 2017

JAKARTA - The Indonesia Communion of Churches (PGI) asked the government not to use Regulation in Lieu of Law (Perppu) on mass organizations (Ormas) No.2 of 2017 as a tool to abuse of...

There is no absolute power in Indonesia: Jokowi

Friday, 28 July 2017

CIKARANG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) insisted that there is no absolute power in Indonesia. "I need to say that currently, there is no absolute power. There is the press, media, non-governmental organizations, and...

PGI comments on the discourse of banning Jehovah's Witnesses

Thursday, 27 July 2017

JAKARTA -- Chairman of the Communion of Churches in Indonesia (PGI) Albertus Patty said the dissolvement of mass organizations should be done with long term observation. He mentioned the ban on HTI as example....

Definitely HTI members will not join PPP: Ismail Yusanto

Thursday, 27 July 2017

JAKARTA -- The former Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia (HTI) members would not join United Development Party (PPP). Eventhough PPP expressed it readiness to embrace former HTI members. HTI, an organization recently disbanded by the...

Stop terrorizing HTI members: Mahfud MD

Thursday, 27 July 2017

JAKARTA -- Former Chairman of Constitutional Court Mohammad Mahfud MD said he personally agreed approved the dissolution of Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia because it is disintegrative. Nevertheless, he asserted the measures imposed on HTI members...

Yusril to revise HTI's application for judicial review

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

JAKARTA -- Lawyer of Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia (HTI), Yusril Ihza Mahendra, said he will revise the application for judicial review on Regulation in Lieu of Law (Perppu) on mass organizations (Ormas) No.2 of...