Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged to speed up outlawing of child marriages

Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged to speed up outlawing of child marriages

By Farid M Ibrahim Posted May 17, 2018 13:23:07 Photo: This 15-year-old boy and his 14-year-old bride made national news when a religious court granted them permission to be married. (Supplied: TribunNews) Related Story: India’s child marriage numbers nearly halved, UNICEF says Related Story: Imam who oversaw illegal marriage of …

Indonesian President Joko Widodo orders investigation into radical group after church attacks

Indonesian President Joko Widodo orders investigation into radical group after church attacks

Updated May 14, 2018 05:34:18 Photo: Security has been stepped up at churches across Indonesia. (ABC News: David Lipson) Related Story: Single family behind Indonesian church bombings, police say Indonesia’s President has ordered a full investigation into the roots of the organisation blamed for three church bombings in the nation’s …