Stories About ‘Maluku & Ambon (Moluccas)’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Maluku & Ambon (Moluccas)’.

Causes of Poso Strife

Friday, October 27th, 2006, by . 10 Comments

Some see the roots of the conflict in Poso as a struggle between militarism and democracy.

Rebuilt Ambon Mosque

Monday, October 16th, 2006, by . 29 Comments

A mosque in a mainly Christian village in Ambon has recently been rebuilt.

Freedom of Religion Report

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2006, by . 5 Comments

The International Religious Freedom Report 2006 by the American Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.

No Bakso in Ambon (& Padang)

Thursday, September 28th, 2006, by . 25 Comments

The law in Ambon city enforces respect for Muslim customs, as it does in Padang, West Sumatra.

Is Islam Bad for Tourism?

Thursday, September 7th, 2006, by . 61 Comments

Attempting to forbid sinful activities, such as drinking, harms the growth of tourism in Muslim areas.

A Village in Maluku

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006, by . 2 Comments

Waai village in central Maluku, destroyed in the sectarian war of 2001, rebuilds.

Surrender of Weapons in Ambon

Friday, May 19th, 2006, by . No Comments

Residents of Pattimura in Ambon, Maluku have surrendered large amounts of weaponry to the authorities.

Religious Freedom Report

Sunday, May 7th, 2006, by . 12 Comments

Indonesia remains on the “Watch List” in the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom report for 2006.

Indonesia Counterterrorism Report

Monday, May 1st, 2006, by . No Comments

The United States Department of State Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism country report for Indonesia, April 2006.

JI Strategy & Tactics

Tuesday, April 25th, 2006, by . No Comments

Jemaah Islamiyah, JI, is believed to have a two-pronged strategy in its war in Indonesia, that is, it seeks to attack western interests, as well as stoke the fires of sectarian conflict among Indonesians.

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