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The Indonesian movement trying to ban dating

Indonesia Tanpa Pacaran, otherwise known as Indonesia Without Dating, is a growing movement that’s urging young people to quit dating.

Its ultraconservative message is being spread through social media and though the movement is still small, it’s attracted over a million followers on Instagram alone.

Its leaders say dating is expensive, gets in the way of studying and - most importantly - is against religious teaching. But it's also attracted a fierce backlash from women's rights activists.

(Image: Indonesia Without Dating members march on the streets. Credit: BBC)

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