As Ramadan approaches, Indonesia remains on high alert.
Catholic News Agency held an interview with the Archbishop of Jakarta.
The attack took place in the Indonesian city of Makassar on Sunday.
Jakarta has focused more on fighting terrorism, instead of radical ideologies.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo values the protection of people’s rights to freedom of religion and belief.
International Christian Concern's local correspondent reported that an Indonesian school forces girls to wear a hijab.
Indonesia is the world’s most populous Muslim country and ranks as the 47th Open Doors' worst country for Christian persecution.
“The government must be present in the service of religious life for all people," the Minister of Religious Affairs assured.
On the 6th of January, two suspected Islamic militants were killed by police in Indonesia’s South Sulawesi province.