A man paints a mosque in East Java, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters

Indonesia rejects appeal of woman jailed for blasphemy after saying mosque loudspeakers were too loud

  • The ethnic Chinese woman was sentenced in August 2018, some two years after she asked if the volume of loudspeakers at her neighbourhood mosque could be turned down
  • Her comments sparked riots in her town, where mobs attacked her home and burned at least 14 Buddhist temples
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A man paints a mosque in East Java, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters
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