Indonesia: Religious Freedom:Written question - 35048

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Asked by Jim Shannon
(Strangford)
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Asked on: 21 April 2016
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Indonesia: Religious Freedom
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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will make representations to the President of Indonesia on the protection of religious minorities in that country.
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Answered by: Mr Hugo Swire
Answered on: 26 April 2016
We take freedom of religion or belief seriously. Our Ambassador in Jakarta has raised these issues with the Minister of Religious Affairs, Indonesian civil society, and religious leaders. He urged them to ensure the rights of all individuals to practise their religion or belief freely were fully respected and protected.

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