Jakarta Police have arrested The Jakarta Post Chief Editor Meidyatama Suryodiningrat.  He was charged with  blasphemy for the publication of a cartoon mocking the jihadist group Islamic State

The cartoon published on July 3 depicted a flag emblazoned with the Arabic phrases “La ilaha Illallah,” meaning “there is none worthy of worship except Allah,” and “Allah, Mohamed and Apostle” on a pirate skull.

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