>> Indonesia's top Christian official standing trial for blasphemy on Tuesday. The governor of capital city, Jakarta, accused of insulting the Quran. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's trial seen as a test of religious freedom in the world's largest Muslim majority country. He had made the comment during a political campaign back in September, stirring rage across the country, and sparking the biggest protests Jakarta has seen in almost 20 years.
His trial on Tuesday drawing a crowd chanting God is great outside the courthouse.>> We want him put under arrest immediately, and then jailed. That will serve justice for all Muslims.>> Purnama has apologized for the remark, and said he didn't mean to be insulting. His spokesman putting on a confident face ahead of the trial.
>> We don't have to worry. They can say whatever they like. We didn't do anything wrong, so we don't have to be afraid.>> Purnama faces five years in prison if found guilty, and the odds seem stacked against him. Nearly all blasphemy cases over the past few years have ended in a conviction.