Indonesian Islamic cleric and the leader of Islamic Defenders Front Habib Rizieq Shihab greets supporters after his return from Saudi Arabia. Photo: DPA
Indonesian Islamic cleric and the leader of Islamic Defenders Front Habib Rizieq Shihab greets supporters after his return from Saudi Arabia. Photo: DPA
Indonesia

Hardline Indonesian cleric returns from Saudi exile to call for ‘moral revolution’

  • Islamic Defenders Front leader Habib Rizieq Shihab was greeted by thousands of followers upon his arrival, one of whom reportedly fainted and died
  • Analysts warned of provocations from Rizieq and his group, including attacks on religious minorities

Topic |   Indonesia
Indonesian Islamic cleric and the leader of Islamic Defenders Front Habib Rizieq Shihab greets supporters after his return from Saudi Arabia. Photo: DPA
Indonesian Islamic cleric and the leader of Islamic Defenders Front Habib Rizieq Shihab greets supporters after his return from Saudi Arabia. Photo: DPA
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