Indonesia considers house arrest for Muslim cleric who Bali bombings ‘ideological leader’

The Indonesian government is considering house arrest or other forms of clemency for the ailing radical cleric who was the ideological leader of the Bali bombers and is now in prison for helping to fund an extremist training camp.
Wiranto, the government’s top security minister, said on Friday that a meeting of security ministers and police will make a recommendation on Abu Bakar Bashir’s treatment to President Joko Widodo.
“Clemency, pardon, house arrest or just hospital…