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Goodbye to romance: Indonesian cities ban Valentine’s Day

Valentine s Day was banned in some Indonesian cities Wednesday as police rounded up amorous couples, giving the official kiss-off to a tradition which critics say doesn t deserve any love in the Muslim-majority nation. The prohibitions come amid concerns that traditionally tolerant Indonesia is taking a sharp fundamentalist turn, by pushing to make pre-marital sex -- including gay sex -- illegal and punishable with jail time. On Wednesday authorities in the country s second-biggest city Surabaya briefly d

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