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Thousands of Muslims gather during a protest against Jakarta’s minority Christian Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama who is being prosecuted for blasphemy, at the National Monument in Jakarta, Indonesia. Picture AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim

Protesters shout from a police truck following a rally calling for their right to self-determination in the Indonesian controlled part of Papua in Jakarta

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Protesters shout from a police truck following a rally calling for their right to self-determination in the Indonesian controlled part of Papua, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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 Members of the Indonesian National Police (BRIMOB unit, Mobile Brigade Corps) hold riot guns as they stand in position during a security forces drill ahead of the Regional Head Elections 2016 in Jakarta, Indonesia

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Members of the Indonesian National Police (BRIMOB unit, Mobile Brigade Corps) hold riot guns as they stand in position during a security forces drill ahead of the Regional Head Elections 2016 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo Bagus Indahono/EPA

Fishermen arrange freshly caught fish on a fishing boat at the Muara Angke port in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Indonesia's central bank has loosened monetary policy this year to help spur an economy that's growing well below the 7 percent target set by President Joko Widodo when he took office two years ago. Photographer: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg

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Fishermen arrange freshly caught fish on a fishing boat at the Muara Angke port in Jakarta, Indonesia Credit: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg

Police officer walks in the middle of Indonesian union workers protesting against a government tax amnesty on their way to the presidential palace in Jakarta

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A police officer walks in the middle of Indonesian union workers protesting against a government tax amnesty on their way to the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia on Thursday.

Participants struggle to reach the prizes on the top of greasy slippery poles in Jakarta on August 17, 2016, as part of Indonesia's celebrations to mark its 71st independent day anniversary.

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Participants struggle to reach the prizes on the top of greasy slippery poles in Jakarta as part of Indonesia’s celebrations to mark its 71st independent day anniversary.

A group of youths read Koran as they wait to break the fast during the holy month of Ramadan inside Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia June 9, 2016.

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A group of youths read Koran as they wait to break the fast during the holy month of Ramadan inside Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia

Protest against a tobacco exhibition in Jakarta...epa05279237 Indonesian students clash with police officers during an anti-tobacco protest outside the venue of the World Tobacco Process and Machinery Exhibition Asia 2016 in Jakarta, Indonesia, 27 April 2016. At least a hundred students staged a rally demanding the government to stop the exhibition, saying that it promotes smoking among youth and children. Indonesia ranks third in the world for the number of smokers after China and India, according to the World Health Organization.  EPA/MAST IRHAM

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Indonesian students clash with police officers during an anti-tobacco protest outside the venue of the World Tobacco Process and Machinery Exhibition Asia 2016 in Jakarta

People watch a solar eclipse outside the planetarium in Jakarta, Indonesia

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People watch a solar eclipse outside the planetarium in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday

A customer asks for the price of a bittergourd at Duri market on a railway track in Jakarta, on Friday. Indonesia's annual inflation rate cooled to the lowest in six years in December, which might pave the way for the central bank to cut a benchmark rate held at 7.50 percent since February 2015.

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A customer asks for the price of a bittergourd at Duri market on a railway track in Jakarta, on Friday

Papuan activists clash with riot police officers during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Hundreds of activists staged a rally supporting the free Papua separatist movement.

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Papuan activists clash with riot police officers during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Hundreds of activists staged a rally supporting the free Papua separatist movement

Labour Protest in Jakarta...epa05003108 Indonesian workers stands near barbed wire during a rally outside the Presidential Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, 30 October 2015. Thousands of workers staged a rally urging the government to improve working conditions and protest against job cuts.

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Indonesian workers stands near barbed wire during a rally outside the Presidential Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. Thousands of workers staged a rally urging the government to improve working conditions and protest against job cuts 

An Indonesian mother tends to her daught...An Indonesian mother tends to her daughter as a preacher speaks during the Eid Al-Adha festival at the Al-Azhar mosque in Jakarta on September 24, 2015. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and in commemoration of Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God.  AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRYADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indonesian mother tends to her daughter during the Eid Al-Adha festival at the Al-Azhar mosque in Jakarta. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.

Indonesian workers shout slogans during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Thousands of factory workers staged the rally in the capital to protest against outsourcing and low wages

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Indonesian workers shout slogans during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia on Tuesday. Thousands of factory workers staged the rally in the capital to protest against outsourcing and low wages

A municipal police officer throws a stone back at protesting residents of Kampung Pulo after clashes erupted during an eviction in Jakarta

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A municipal police officer throws a stone back at protesting residents of Kampung Pulo after clashes erupted during an eviction in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday.

An injured resident of Kampung Pulo is being carried by police officers during clashes over eviction in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday

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An injured resident of Kampung Pulo is being carried by police officers during clashes over eviction in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday

An Indonesian resident of a makeshift housing complex walks under a highway bridge carries household goods away from the complex after the residents were evicted in Central Jakarta on August 19, 2015. A fire broke out as nearly one hundred residents of the makeshift compound many who had been living there for nearly 10 years were evicted as Jakarta's government tries to clear non-official housing from public areas despite the shortage of low cost housing for the poor

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An Indonesian resident of a makeshift housing complex walks under a highway bridge carrying household goods away from the complex after the residents were evicted in Central Jakarta on Wednesday

Boys play a pillow-fighting game called "gebuk kasur" during celebrations for Indonesia's 70th Independence Day along Kalimalang river in Jakarta, Indonesia...Boys play a pillow-fighting game called "gebuk kasur" during celebrations for Indonesia's 70th Independence Day along Kalimalang river in Jakarta, Indonesia, August 17, 2015

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Boys play a pillow-fighting game called “gebuk kasur” during celebrations for Indonesia’s 70th Independence Day along Kalimalang river in Jakarta, Indonesia on Monday

A man squats by the river banks...TOPSHOTS A man squats by the river banks next to shanty houses in downtown Jakarta on April 7, 2015

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A man squats by the riverbank next to shanty houses in downtown Jakarta 

A driver pushes his Baja vehicle through flood waters outside the Presidential Palace, after heavy seasonal rains flooded parts of Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A driver pushes his Baja vehicle through flood waters outside the Presidential Palace, after heavy seasonal rains flooded parts of Jakarta, Indonesia.