Indonesia: Intimidation of Ahmadis escalates in West Java


The Indonesian Ahmadiyah Congregation (JAI) West Java is standing strong after the local Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) issued a letter asking them to cease worshipping in order to maintain security and order.

The MUI in Ciamis, West Java, asked the local Ahmadiyah community to stop all forms of activity at the Khilafat Nur Mosque.

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The letter was issued after police warned about the possibility of attacks following the legislative election.

An Ahmadi from Ciamis, Syaeful Uyun, said the community rejected the plea.

“With all due respect, we reject the MUI’s appeal. We have already stated our objections in a return letter,” Syaiful told The Jakarta Post over the phone, on Thursday.

The letter was forwarded to the …

One Comment on “Indonesia: Intimidation of Ahmadis escalates in West Java”

  1. Rafiq A. Tschannen
    April 24, 2014 at 10:48 pm #

    I posted the following comment:

    Congratulations to the members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community for standing up against this uncalled for ‘bullying’.

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