|Angry Protestant villagers kill two Muslims||| Print ||
Incident Type: Violence
Date: September 23, 2006
Location: Taripa village
Actors: Protestant militants
Event: Protestant villagers, angry over the execution of Tibo, Riwu, and da Silva the day before, seize and kill two Muslim fishermen, Arham Badarudin, 32, and Wandi, 17, as they drive by the village on their way down to South Sulawesi.
Note: The police tried to come to the village via helicopter but had stones thrown at it. Eventually 17 men are caught and tried under Indonesia's terrorist laws in Jakarta. This incident raised communal tension in Poso.
Source: ICG Report 2007