9:43 pm September 16, 2014 | No Comment
A soy-milk seller in Purworejo district was arrested by the National Police's anti-terror unit Densus 88 on Tuesday morning for alleged involvement in a notorious terror network.
5:29 pm September 16, 2014 | No Comment
The National Police’s anti-terror unit on Monday arrested a mobile phone vendor and the owner of a kost establishment in Palu, Central Sulawesi, as part of a wider investigation into the arrest of four foreigners on Sunday for their alleged involvement in acts of terrorism.
5:16 pm September 15, 2014 | No Comment
The four foreigners who were arrested in Central Sulawesi on Saturday used fake Turkish passports to enter Indonesia and they are likely ethnic Uighurs, but police are having difficulties establishing their exact identities.
2:42 pm September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono wants to increase state monitoring of Indonesians and foreigners alike to prevent the spread of the Islamic State terrorist group in the country, after four foreign terror suspects were arrested over the weekend.
4:04 pm September 12, 2014 | 4 Comments
The Financial Transaction Reports and Analysis Center (PPATK) has frozen the assets of three Indonesians on the so-called Al-Qaeda Sanction List
5:03 pm September 11, 2014 | No Comment
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair met with President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Thursday to discuss recent developments in the Middle East and strengthen ties between the Islamic world and the West.
8:05 am September 9, 2014 | 2 Comments
Indonesia’s counterterrorism czar has played down accusations that a planned prison for suspected terrorists will be the country’s own “Guantanamo Bay,” saying the facility will serve to deradicalize as much as incarcerate.
12:20 am September 1, 2014 | No Comment
President-elect Joko Widodo has called on local Muslim leaders to do more to stop the spread of radical Islamic teaching in Indonesia, as politicians warn of a rising tide of support in the country for the extremist group Islamic State.
8:07 pm August 25, 2014 | 4 Comments
Indonesia needs international support and cooperation to combat the militant group Islamic State, or IS, said the head of the country’s top anti-terrorist agency on Monday.