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Terrorism & Religious Extremism

September 6, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - September 6, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu told members of the House of Representatives on Thursday that an Islamic State-affiliated militant group has called for jih

August 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Tempo - August 30, 2019

Anwar Siswadi, Jakarta – The National Counterterrorism Agency (BNPT) Chief Suhardi Alius warned academic administrators to pay close attention to radicalism that might happen within ca

August 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - August 28, 2019

Asip Hasani, Blitar, East Java – The National Police's Densus 88 antiterrorist squad has arrested three suspected terrorists in Blitar regency, East Java, who authorities believe are c

August 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - August 24, 2019

Asip Hasani, Blitar – The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad apprehended three terrorist suspects at three different locations in Blitar regency, East Java, on Friday.

August 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - August 23, 2019

Farouk Arnaz & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – The police's anti-terror unit Detachment 88 arrested two members of the Islamic State-affiliated militant group Jamaah Ansharut Daulah, or

August 21, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Tempo - August 21, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – A study of the Habibie Centre brought to light a harrowing fact that the police was on the radar of some 74 percent of the terror attacks in Indonesia during the 201

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
The Interpreter - August 21, 2019

Cameron Sumpter – Terrorist attacks inevitably generate frenetic global media coverage, with pundits examining motives, ascertaining network links, and theorising new developments or p

August 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - August 19, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – National Police chief Gen.

August 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
South China Morning Post - August 18, 2019

A suspected Islamic militant in Indonesia has launched an attack on a police station, slashing one officer with a sickle, before being shot and taken into custody, officials said on Su

August 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - August 15, 2019

Jakarta – The Maluku Police are investigating a bomb threat at Pattimura University's School of Economics in Ambon amid rising fears of radicalism in academia.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - August 15, 2019

Aman Rochman, Malang, East Java – Amid rising fears of radicalism in academia in recent years, several universities in the country have taken measures to prevent their students from be

August 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Asia Times - August 8, 2019

John Mcbeth, Jakarta – Under consideration for over four years, the Indonesian Armed Forces (TNI) is finally moving ahead with the formation of an American-style Special Operations Com

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Okezone - August 8, 2019

Fakhrizal Fakhri, Jakarta – The National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM) opposes the Draft Presidential Regulation (Perpres) on the Indonesian Military's (TNI) role in Overcoming

July 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Xinhua - July 30, 2019

Shi Yinglun, Jakarta – Indonesian military launched on Tuesday a new elite unit designated to carry out special military missions, particularly in addressing terrorism issue.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Tempo - July 30, 2019

Fikri Arigi, Jakarta – Indonesian National Armed Forces (TNI) Commander Hadi Tjahjanto says that the Koopssus TNI (special operations command) is specially formed to tackle terrorism,

July 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - July 26, 2019

Jakarta – The National Police are tracking a source of funding for Islamic State-linked homegrown militant group Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), after authorities uncovered a flows of fu

July 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - July 25, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has revived a special military force to strengthen Indonesia's fight against terrorism.

July 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Tempo - July 23, 2019

Jakarta – The Indonesian Police's anti-terror squad Densus 88 arrested a member of Jamaah Ansharut Daulah or JAD in Padang, South Sumatera on July 18.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Reuters - July 23, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesian police said on Tuesday a suspected militant arrested last week was plotting Independence Day bomb attacks and they suspect he was part of a network behind violence

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Sydney Morning Herald - July 23, 2019

Karuni Rompies, Jakarta – Indonesian police say its anti-terror squad has arrested a suspect and foiled a plan for terror attacks on August 17, Independence Day.

July 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - July 9, 2019

Antara & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu said on Tuesday that thousands of Indonesian Islamic State sympathizers will be allowed to return to their hom

July 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - July 4, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Terrorist groups have found a cheaper way to recruit militants: through encrypted chat rooms on text-messaging apps like Telegram and WhatsApp, a terrorism ex

July 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Coconuts Jakarta - July 2, 2019

Indonesian police arrested Para Wijayanto, the alleged leader of the Al Qaeda-linked extremist network Jemaah Islamiah (JI) on Saturday in Bekasi.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Globe - July 2, 2019

Jakarta – Thousands of Islamic State sympathizers from Indonesia currently in Syria may wish they had the opportunity to vote for the right candidates in the April 17 election, as the

News ›› Indonesia ›› Terrorism & Religious Extremism
Jakarta Post - July 2, 2019

Jakarta – The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism unit is tracking terrorist group Jamaah Islamiyah's (JI) source of funding after arresting its leader Para Wijayanto, accordi