"Here, we want to show that we gather here as a pile of bricks for an Islamic building, and we hope this pile of bricks could become the power that we could use to free Al Aqsha," Nasir said.
On Friday 14 June 2017, the Ministry of Communication and Information has requested all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to terminate the access [or blocking] to 11 Domain Name Systems (DNS) owned by Telegram.
The Minister of Communication and Information Technolgy Rudiantara encourages companies of social media platform such as Facebook, Twitter, and video sharing site Youtube to help the government in preventing the spread of radical understanding in Indonesia.
Secretary of the Fatwa Commission of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), Asrorun Niam Soleh revealed the basis of MUI consideration in issuing a fatwa on social media. One of them is the lack of accountability of social media users when posting a thing.
"This fatwa departs from the concern of the rise of content, which is not only positive but also negative. There is a benefit, but there is also sin," Kiai Ma'ruf Amin said.
Chairman of the National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM), Nur Kholis considers that the Revision of Anti-Terrorism Law currently being drafted by the House of Representatives Commission III needs to consider remediation aspects for people who are not terrorists, and get violent.
President Joko Widodo has highlighted the need to accelerate the revision of Law No. 15 of 2003 on Combating Criminal Acts of Terrorism in a bid to offer greater powers to law enforcers.