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The blasphemy case was a decisive factor in Ahok’s defeat to a Muslim candidate in last month’s election

Basuki ‘Ahok’ Tjahaja Purnama wept as he described the role his Muslim godparents played in his childhood

The demonstration followed protests by hardline Muslims against the city’s minority Christian governor

The protest in Jakarta was the second by hardline Muslims over the governor’s alleged blasphemy

The governor cannot leave the country while the investigation is underway

Protesters in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta called for the governor to be arrested

One of the three judges scheduled to preside at the hearing said he could not hear the case

Nadeem James Masih is on the run after allegedly sending the poem to his Muslim friend

Soran Masih had previously been denied access to his daughter who was convicted of blasphemy in Pakistan in 2012

Pakistan’s blasphemy laws claim jurisdiction over those who are not Muslim, which is simply outrageous