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To: greatplains
In his address, he touched on the four years he spent in the country as a child and emphasised [sic] the importance of Indonesia's example as a growing economy and a majority-Muslim nation that is largely tolerant of other religions.

1999-2001: Fighting between Muslims and Christians in eastern Indonesia kills 9,000.

April 1999: Jakarta’s Istiqlal mosque is damaged by a bomb allegedly set off by Jemaah Islamiyah.

October 2002: Bombings on the island of Bali kill 202, mostly foreign tourists

February 2003: Bomb damages Indonesia 's national police headquarters complex in Jakarta,

April 2003: Pipe bomb goes off outside the main UN building in downtown Jakarta.

April 2003: A bomb explodes near at Jakarta's main airport, injuring eleven people.

July 2003: Bomb rocks Indonesia's parliament days after police arrest nine Islamist militants capturing explosives capable of making a bomb ten times more powerful than those used in the Bali attack.

August 2003: Ten people killed and scores injured when a bomb blast rips Jakarta's foreign embassy and business district.

September 2004: A suicide bomber sets off a ton of explosives in a delivery van outside the Australian Embassy. Kills 11 and wounds 200.

October 2005: The Bali bombings were a series of terrorist suicide bomb and car bombs in Bali, Indonesia. At least 26 people killed and more than 100 others injured.

July 2009: Bombs explode inside the Ritz-Carlton and Marriott hotels in Jakarta. Nine killed and more than 50 wounded.

Obviously just a bunch of tolerant, fun-loving Indonesian 'youths' having a good time with their homeys.

25 posted on 11/10/2010 6:28:03 AM PST by newheart (Please don't shoot at the thermonuclear weapons. --Vic Deakins)
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To: newheart

In addition, Obama hates non-Muslim Australians almost as much as he hates non-Muslim Americans.

26 posted on 11/10/2010 6:31:46 AM PST by livius
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