In Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: ReutersIn Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: Reuters
In Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: anti-Chinese social media ‘more scary than Covid-19’ in Indonesia

  • As the coronavirus spreads through Indonesia, the fears of the ethnic Chinese community go beyond whether the health care system can cope
  • Covid-19 has prompted a new outbreak of discrimination in a country that has long struggled with racial tensions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
In Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: ReutersIn Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: Reuters
In Indonesia, anti-Chinese sentiment is on the rise. Photo: Reuters
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