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1/20/11 Indonesia (UCAN) –  in West Java have urged police and local government to open up a church which was shuttered in 2008.

In a Jan. 14 ruling, the Supreme Court ordered local authorities to allow Christians to use the Taman Yasmin Church in Bogor.

However, despite winning the dispute, they cannot get into the church as police are withholding the keys, according to Renata Anggreny, an official of the church.

Local authorities ordered the closure of the church in Feb. 2008, two years after its building permit was issued, following pressure from a hardliner group claiming Christians had used the church to convert people to embrace Christianity.


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