The supreme leader of the hardline Muslim group Rizieq Shihab is still a magnet that can attract and mobilize thousands of supporters. We saw evidence of that  on Tuesday (Nov. 10) when Rizieq arrived at the Terminal 3 of the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. Thousands of supporters welcomed his return, paralyzing the airport. Perhaps, this is why Rizieq’s return is important for some parties, including the Governor of Jakarta Anies Baswedan.

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