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Indonesian woman faces jail time over eating pork

An Indonesian woman has been arrested under the county's 'blasphemy law' after eating pork on TikTok.

Indonesian woman faces jail time over eating pork

Report: Israel holding secret negotiations with Indonesia

US working to bring about normalization agreement between Israel, Indonesia, source says.

Report: Israel holding secret negotiations with Indonesia

Israel-bashing at online 'Olympics'

A YouTube contest featuring one one contestant from every country in the world aired anti-israel comments to millions of subscribers.

Israel-bashing at online 'Olympics'

A role model for the Islamic World

Not every Islamic country is like Lebanon, Iran, or Indonesia.  Contrary to preconceptions, there are enlightened Muslim countries. Op-ed.

A role model for the Islamic World

7.0 earthquake rocks Indonesia’s main island

No injuries or deaths reported after serious earthquake causes buildings to violently shake.

7.0 earthquake rocks Indonesia’s main island

Indonesia stripped of hosting U20 World Cup

FIFA announces Indonesia won't host men's Under-20 World Cup amid political turmoil regarding Israel's participation.

Indonesia stripped of hosting U20 World Cup

'Our policy towards Palestine hasn't changed'

Indonesia's President says Israel's participation in soccer tournament in his country means no change to its foreign policy.

'Our policy towards Palestine hasn't changed'

FIFA delays U20 World Cup draw

Israel and Indonesia do not have diplomatic relations, and Bali governor called to ban Israel from taking part in the tournament.

FIFA delays U20 World Cup draw

Breakthrough expected very soon with four more countries

After Ramadan, expect to see progress unless something happens to derail it.

Breakthrough expected very soon with four more countries

Indonesian woman fakes death to get out of debt

Woman posts report of her own death, with 'corpse' pictures, on daughter's Facebook account to get out of $268 debt.

Indonesian woman fakes death to get out of debt

Indonesia criminalizes pre-marital sex

Critics fear that women who are assaulted will now be faced with a prison term instead of receiving the support they deserve.

Indonesia criminalizes pre-marital sex

Powerful earthquake kills at least 162 in Java, Indonesia

Quake of magnitude 5.6 knocks down buildings and causes landslides in remote rural area.

Powerful earthquake kills at least 162 in Java, Indonesia

At least 129 dead in riot after soccer match

Soccer fans storm stadium after their team loses. Police respond with tear gas, triggering a stampede.

At least 129 dead in riot after soccer match

Report: Indonesia to ease restrictions on Israeli tourists

Development follows visit of prominent Indonesian politician to Samaria.

Report: Indonesia to ease restrictions on Israeli tourists

Senior Indonesian official on secret visit to Israel

Israel and Indonesia do not have diplomatic relations, but in January it was reported that contacts on normalization are underway.

Senior Indonesian official on secret visit to Israel

Body of Israeli who died in Indonesia is retrieved

Boaz Bar-Anan took a selfie before falling nearly 500 feet to his death.

Body of Israeli who died in Indonesia is retrieved

Israeli mountain climber dies in Indonesia

Israeli mountain climber loses his footing in Indonesia, falls to his death.

Israeli mountain climber dies in Indonesia

Carnivorous plant discovered that attacks prey underground

For the first time a carnivorous plant that traps and eats its prey underground has been discovered by scientists.

Carnivorous plant discovered that attacks prey underground

Indonesian Muslim groups demand closure of Holocaust exhibition

Muslim groups in Indonesia call for closure of the country’s first Holocaust exhibition, calling it a bid to normalize relations with Israel

Indonesian Muslim groups demand closure of Holocaust exhibition

Indonesia releases 33 rescued sea turtles

Indonesian authorities release 33 endangered green sea turtles into the ocean.

Indonesia releases 33 rescued sea turtles

Report: Israel, Indonesia in normalization talks

Foreign Ministry official says contacts underway to achieve normalization agreement with worlds most populous Muslim country.

Report: Israel, Indonesia in normalization talks

Report: Blinken discussed Indonesia-Israel normalization

Secretary of State reportedly discussed possibility of Indonesia normalizing ties with Israel in meetings with officials in Jakarta.

Report: Blinken discussed Indonesia-Israel normalization

Indonesians flee into streets after earthquake

Hundreds fled into the streets in cities across eastern Indonesia after 7.4-magnitude earthquake.

Indonesians flee into streets after earthquake

Indonesia president visits areas affected by volcano

Indonesia president Joko Widodo visits areas affected by volcanic eruption.

Indonesia president visits areas affected by volcano

13 dead after volcano erupts in Indonesia

13 people killed and 98 injured after Indonesia's Semeru volcano erupts.

13 dead after volcano erupts in Indonesia

Male COVID carrier dresses in niqab to evade detection

Indonesian man disguises himself as his wife in order to board domestic flight, but makes one error...

Male COVID carrier dresses in niqab to evade detection

Indonesian town offers chickens as incentive for vaccination

Town of Cipanas offers residents live chickens in an attempt to boost Covid vaccination rates.

Indonesian town offers chickens as incentive for vaccination

Israel willing to establish ties with SE Asia's Muslim nations

Israel’s ambassador to Singapore says Israel willing to work to establish ties with Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei.

Israel willing to establish ties with SE Asia's Muslim nations

Indonesia confirms: Submarine sinks, killing all on board

Indonesia's navy declared missing submarine KRI Nanggala-402 had sunk in Bali Sea, killing all 53 crew members onboard.

Indonesia confirms: Submarine sinks, killing all on board

'You're not alone' - Independence Day greetings around the world

Indonesia has yet to establish diplomatic ties with Israel, but many in the island nation say they love and support the Jewish state.

'You're not alone' - Independence Day greetings around the world

Watch: Indonesian authorities identify site of plane crash

Human remains were extracted from wreckage of Sriwijaya Air flight 182 that crashed off the coast of the island nation Saturday.

Watch: Indonesian authorities identify site of plane crash

US offers Indonesia more funds in exchange for ties with Israel

Head of US government agency says Indonesia could get additional US financing if it joins Trump's initiative to establish ties with Israel.

US offers Indonesia more funds in exchange for ties with Israel

Abbas working to thwart normalization

PA chairman praises Indonesian President for his refusal to normalize ties with Israel before peace with Palestinian Arabs.

Abbas working to thwart normalization

Watch: Massive volcano eruption in Indonesia

Indonesia's Lewotolo volcano erupts spewing ash into sky. Thousands evacuated from homes.

Watch: Massive volcano eruption in Indonesia

Indonesia affirms support for 'Palestine'

Indonesian Foreign Minister speaks to PA counterpart, assures him of her country’s firm position in support of the PA.

Indonesia affirms support for 'Palestine'

Inmate escapes by digging tunnel out of prison

Drug dealer on death row in Indonesia digs 30-meter tunnel to escape through sewer system.

Inmate escapes by digging tunnel out of prison

Eight defamatory programs on Israel by Dutch Public TV

Eight defamatory programs on Israel by Dutch Public TV

We are in a war of symbolism

We are in a war of symbolism

Suspected suicide bombing in Indonesia

Several police officers wounded in explosion outside police headquarters in city of Medan.

Suspected suicide bombing in Indonesia

Muslim delegation from Indonesia visits Israel Diamond Exchange

Indonesian Chamber of Commerce tours and meets senior officials of Israeli Diamond Exchange in Ramat Gan.

Muslim delegation from Indonesia visits Israel Diamond Exchange

Jews live in the shadows in Muslim-majority Indonesia

Yaakov Baruch, rabbi at Indonesia's only synagogue says he hides his Jewish identity in public, there's 'no denying' tolerance is fading.

Jews live in the shadows in Muslim-majority Indonesia

Indonesia, Australia sign long-awaited trade deal

Trade agreement to aid cattle, sheep farmers as well as universities and health care providers.

Indonesia, Australia sign long-awaited trade deal

Australia targets March signing of stalled Indonesia trade deal

Indonesia, Australia, to sign multi-billion-dollar trade deal after nearly a decade of negotiations.

Australia targets March signing of stalled Indonesia trade deal

Thousands displaced by Indonesia bombing, suspected chem weapons

Humanitarian crisis in West Papua as thousands displaced escaping bombing and suspected chemical weapons use by Indonesian military.

Thousands displaced by Indonesia bombing, suspected chem weapons

Jewish groups offer assistance after Indonesian tsunami

Tsunami in Indonesia has left more than 400 dead and thousands homeless.

Jewish groups offer assistance after Indonesian tsunami

Number of dead in Indonesia tsunami climbs to 429

Death toll in Indonesian tsunami nearly doubles, with number of injured topping 1,500.

Number of dead in Indonesia tsunami climbs to 429

Death toll rises to 222 after tsunami devastates Indonesia

Indonesian authorities report at least 222 dead, 'many more missing' after volcano erupts, causing massive tsunami waves.

Death toll rises to 222 after tsunami devastates Indonesia

62 dead as tsunami hits Indonesia

At least 62 dead, 20 missing after tsunami hits the coast around Indonesia's Sunda Strait following eruption of Krakatoa volcano.

62 dead as tsunami hits Indonesia

Malaysia and Indonesia sink Australia’s Embassy move to Jerusalem

Malaysia and Indonesia sink Australia’s Embassy move to Jerusalem

Lion Air jet wreckage possibly found

Rescue teams work to recover remains of victims from plane crash in Indonesia.

Lion Air jet wreckage possibly found

Cause of Indonesian plane crash still a mystery

New Lion Air Boeing 737-800 crashes into sea shortly after takeoff in Jakarta; all 189 aboard feared dead.

Cause of Indonesian plane crash still a mystery

Indonesian airplane crashes into sea

Lion Air passenger jet with 188 people on board crashes into the sea shortly after takeoff from Jakarta.

Indonesian airplane crashes into sea

Indonesia: 2,045 killed, 5,000 missing

Indonesia ends search for disaster survivors, focuses efforts on helping those who have already been located.

Indonesia: 2,045 killed, 5,000 missing

Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

Number of dead from earthquake and tsunami on Friday continues to rise, and more quakes continue to hit the region.

Indonesia: Death toll from earthquake, tsunami climbs to 1,234

408 killed in Indonesia tsunami

Thousands of buildings collapse following earthquake in Indonesia, followed by six-meter tsunami that washed away bodies and sea vessels.

408 killed in Indonesia tsunami

Indonesia: Gay 'couple' flogged over 80 times

Gay men, 13 others, receive public floggings while crowd chants 'hit them harder.'

Indonesia: Gay 'couple' flogged over 80 times

Search progresses for dozens missing in Indonesia ferry sinking

Number of missing persons much higher than authorities initially thought. Ferry had no passenger list.

Search progresses for dozens missing in Indonesia ferry sinking

Netanyahu meets leader of 60 million Muslims

At AJC Global Forum 2018 in Israel, Yahya Cholil Staquf, who, as General Secretary of the Nahdlatul Ulama Supreme Council and

Netanyahu meets leader of 60 million Muslims

'Hamas is trying to murder us, you hypocrites'

MK Yoel Razvozov attacks Qatar and Indonesia parliament heads: 'Hamas trying to murder citizens of Israel - and you defend it.'

'Hamas is trying to murder us, you hypocrites'

Indonesia's once multiple ties with Israel

Indonesia's once multiple ties with Israel