Indonesia: 5,000 Muslims chanting “Allahu akbar” march on U.S. Embassy — “Go to hell with your freedom of expression”
It is indeed going to hell, because fewer and fewer Americans seem to grasp its value. “Anti-Islam film sparks protest in Jakarta: Some 5,000 Muslims march through the Indonesian capital to U.S. embassy,” from The Associated Press, October 1 (thanks to Kenneth):
Thousands of Muslims enraged over an anti-Islam film have marched through Indonesia’s capital.
Jakarta police spokesman Col. Rikwanto estimates at least 5,000 people joined the demonstration Sunday. They marched to the U.S. Embassy, which was guarded by hundreds of police, and staged a noisy but peaceful protest.
Participants in the rally, organized by the Islamic-based Prosperous Justice Party, chanted anti-American slogans and shouted “Allah akbar,” or “God is great.”
Many wore traditional white robes and held big banners reading, “Go to hell with your freedom of expression, Muslims unite against insults to Islam.”…