Racially charged viral video calls for support for Prabowo in Indonesia polls

Former military general Prabowo Subianto greeting his supporters in Sidoarjo, East Java, on March 31, 2019.
Former military general Prabowo Subianto greeting his supporters in Sidoarjo, East Java, on March 31, 2019. PHOTO: AFP

JAKARTA - A video of a firebrand Muslim cleric giving a racially charged political sermon last week, purportedly in the West Kalimantan provincial town of Singkawang, is going viral on social media.

The town's population is predominantly ethnic Chinese.

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