OIC to militant group: who gave you the right to speak for Islam?

The visiting Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation had sharp words for the Islamic Defenders' Front, an Indonesian group that has raised a furor with its strong-arm tactics.

By Elisabeth Oktofani for Khabar Southeast Asia in Jakarta – 09/03/12

March 08, 2012


Indonesia has recently moved to increase the military's involvement in antiterrorism efforts. Do you approve of the military's expanded role?

Photo Essay

Typhoon Haiyan survivors prepare to board Australian and US C-130 aircraft departing storm-ravaged Tacloban on November 18th. [Photo courtesy of US Marines]

Super Typhoon Haiyan: Filipinos, allies fight to restore region