A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP
A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP

Shiites suffer as shadow cast on cultural diversity

Indonesia's reputation for religious tolerance is feared to be under threat as violence grows between Sunnis and Shiites

A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP
A child rests at a temporary shelter in Sampang, where about 200 Muslim-minority Shiites have lived for months in a sports hall. Photo: AFP
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