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Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, popularly known as 'Ahok' (AP)

Christian Governor Basuki ‘Ahok’ Tjahaja Purnama is charged with insulting Islam

Indonesian Muslims march during a rally against Jakarta's minority Christian Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

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

A Muslim protester runs near a burning vehicle during a clash with the police outside the presidential palace in Jakarta (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

Last month 100,000 people protested over the alleged blasphemy of the city’s Christian governor

Muslim protesters pull razor wire blocking a road that leads to the presidential palace during a rally against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama in Jakarta, Indonesia (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

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

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An Ahmadi man stands outside a burned down home in Lombok

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