Stories About ‘Aceh’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Aceh’.

32nd Worst Country In The World

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2006, by . 1 Comment

According to an organisation called the “Fund for Peace” Indonesia ranks 32nd worst in the list of failed states in the world.

Christians Subject To Islamic Law

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006, by . 8 Comments

Whether to apply Islamic law to non-Muslims in Aceh.

Islamic Mob Rule

Monday, April 24th, 2006, by . No Comments

A group of liberal Muslim leaders said at a conference on Saturday that the prevalence of mob rule threatened to cause the break-up of the country.

The Trouble With Syariah

Sunday, April 16th, 2006, by . 5 Comments

Mardiyah Chamim, an Indonesian journalist, writes about her experiences of the application of sharia, or syariah, law in the province of Aceh in northern Sumatra.

Aceh Caning Picture

Thursday, March 2nd, 2006, by . 41 Comments

A picture from late January 2006 of a man who had been caned 40 times.

Aceh Public Canings

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006, by . 7 Comments

A public caning in Aceh.

Aceh Sharia Laws on Female Dress

Thursday, January 26th, 2006, by . 4 Comments

Sharia laws in Aceh on female dress.

Hysteria in Aceh

Saturday, December 24th, 2005, by . 16 Comments

Islamic leaders in the Indonesian province of Aceh have claimed that aid and charity workers are secretly attempting to convert the Acehenese to Christianity.

Tsunami Caused by Sin

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005, by . 41 Comments

Women may have been the cause of the Asian tsunami.

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