People in California march during a candlelight vigil for Mahsa Amini. Photo: AFP
People in California march during a candlelight vigil for Mahsa Amini. Photo: AFP
Indonesia

Iran’s Mahsa Amini hijab protests a lesson for Indonesia against radical Islam, activists say

  • Outrage over Iran’s hijab laws after a woman’s death have sparked fears Indonesia could face a similar fate amid a rise in religious fundamentalism
  • Analysts say especially concerning is the growing grip of Wahhabism, which promotes a narrow view of Islam, across Indonesian institutions and regions

People in California march during a candlelight vigil for Mahsa Amini. Photo: AFP
People in California march during a candlelight vigil for Mahsa Amini. Photo: AFP
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