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Terrorism & Religious Extremism

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November 17, 2020

Tempo - November 17, 2020

Andita Rahma, Jakarta – The Indonesian Anti-terror squad Densus 88 and the Tinombala Task Force shot dead two suspected terrorists, W a.k.a. AAM and AA a.k.a.

November 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 9, 2020

Budi Sutrisno and Fadli, Jakarta and Batam – The National Police's counterterrorism squad, Densus 88, has arrested dozens of people across Indonesia in recent months amid concerns about

November 2, 2020

October 5, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 5, 2020

Jakarta – The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad arrested four suspected terrorists in separate areas in Bekasi, West Java, on Sunday.

September 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 8, 2020

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – Religious Affairs Minister Fachrul Razi has found himself in hot water again as lawmakers question him over his controversial remarks on radicalism and the mini

August 22, 2020

August 19, 2020

Jakarta Globe - August 19, 2020

Farouk Arnaz, Jakarta – A woman believed to be the wife of terror fugitive Ali Kalora has been arrested in Central Sulawesi as she planned to deliver logistics to the militant group, th

August 4, 2020

Kompas.com - August 4, 2020

Achmad Nasrudin Yahya, Jakarta – The Civil Society Coalition for Security Sector Reform is urging the government and the House of Representatives (DPR) to be transparent in its deliber

July 27, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 27, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – The government is set to grant protection and compensation to people were impacted by past acts of terrorism at home and abroad.

July 20, 2020

Straits Times - July 20, 2020

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – The top leader of South-east Asian terror group, Jemaah Islamiah (JI), was sentenced to seven years jail on Monday (July 20) by an Indonesian court for

July 5, 2020

Jakarta Globe - July 5, 2020

Beritasatu, Jakarta – Counter-terror squad Detachment 88 arrested three suspected militants in Central Java in connection to last month's attack on police officers, a spokesman said on

July 1, 2020

Indonesia at Melbourne - July 1, 2020

Unaesah Rahmah – Terrorist groups in Indonesia are continuing to stage or plan attacks and a key feature of recent ones is that they have involved firearms.

Jakarta Post - July 1, 2020

Jakarta – The National Police have announced a plan to extend the joint police-Indonesian Military (TNI) Operation Tinombala, as it has not captured 14 terrorists at large in Central S

June 25, 2020

Agence France-Presse - June 25, 2020
Jakarta – An Indonesian couple with links to the Islamic State (IS) group who tried to assassinate the country's chief security minister were jailed Thursday.

A Jakarta court handed a 12

June 23, 2020

The Diplomat - June 23, 2020

Zachary Abuza and Alif Satria – Indonesia has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 17, 2020

Jakarta – Prosecutors at the West Jakarta District Court are seeking between seven and 16 years' imprisonment for three individuals over their alleged involvement in the stabbing of th

June 15, 2020

Jakarta Globe - June 15, 2020

Farouk Arnaz, Jakarta – The Indonesian police said members of shadowy terror network Jemaah Islamiyah are regrouping, following the arrest of a number of suspected militants in several

June 12, 2020

Vice - June 12, 2020

Ikhwan Hastanto – On Monday morning, in a pre-dawn raid, Indonesian counterterrorism authorities arrested a 31-year-old man, identified only by the initials A.M.

June 9, 2020

Tempo - June 9, 2020

Tempo.Co, Jakarta – Two farmers in the Kawende mountains in Poso, Central Sulawesi, were allegedly mistaken to be members of the East Indonesia Mujahidin terrorist group by the Tinomba

Jakarta Post - June 9, 2020

Jakarta – The Indonesian National Police have apprehended two alleged masterminds, identified as TA and AS, behind a terror attack on a police station in South Daha district, South Kal

June 2, 2020

Jakarta Globe - June 2, 2020

Farouk Arnaz, Jakarta – A small group of militants with suspected link to global terror network Islamic State attacked a police station and killed an officer with a sword in Indonesia'

June 1, 2020

Agence France Presse - June 1, 2020

Banjarmasin – A sword-wielding militant killed an Indonesian policeman and critically injured another on Monday in what authorities described as a suspected Islamic State-linked attack

May 26, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 26, 2020

Anton Aliabbas, Jakarta – The government recently submitted a draft of a presidential regulation (Perpres) on the involvement of military forces in the country's fight against terroris

May 23, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 23, 2020

Fadli, Batam – The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad arrested a 16-year-old boy in his house in Merapi Subur housing complex in Batam, Riau Islands on Wednesday evenin

May 13, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 13, 2020

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has proposed involving military forces to strengthen Indonesia's fight against terrorism through a presidential regulation (Perp