5:28 pm March 3, 2015 | 3 Comments
Indonesia's security forces must prioritize the prevention of terrorism in the country, President Joko Widodo said on Tuesday during a meeting with leaders of the National Police and the Indonesian Military (TNI).
2:28 pm February 15, 2015 | 1 Comment
The Foreign Affairs Ministry on Sunday said that no Indonesians in Denmark were caught up in recent gun attacks in Copenhagen that left two people dead and five wounded.
11:23 pm January 22, 2015 | 10 Comments
While security analysts in Indonesia have voiced support for US President Barack Obama’s recent remarks calling on the world’s help in combating terrorism, a close reading of domestic experts’ remarks suggests some nuances of Washington’s call to action may have been lost on Indonesian audiences.
10:30 pm January 16, 2015 | 7 Comments
France and Indonesia both share this common determination to cut off financing for terrorism.
12:59 am January 13, 2015 | 21 Comments
The hypothetical clash between Islam versus the West as forecast by American political scientist Samuel P. Huntington seems to be gaining new life in the wake of last week’s killing spree in Paris, and amid growing concerns over extremist group Islamic State’s spreading influence.
5:17 pm January 12, 2015 | 2 Comments
The National Police's anti-terror unit Densus 88 have arrested another suspected terrorist in Central Sulawesi as part of a crack down on the East Indonesia Mujahideen (MIT).
11:24 am January 11, 2015 | 1 Comment
The National Police's anti-terror unit Densus 88 on Saturday shot dead one terrorism suspect and arrested five others in separate operations targeting the East Indonesia Mujahideen (MIT) in Sulawesi.
12:17 pm January 9, 2015 | No Comment
The arrest on Thursday of two men, Ramadhan Ulhaq and Rio, allegedly linked with a terrorism network operating in Poso, Central Sulawesi, could lead police to another wanted terror suspect, a police source said on Friday.
12:38 am January 9, 2015 | 20 Comments
Indonesia has condemned an attack on the officeices of a French satirical weekly in Paris on Wdnesday that left 12 people dead, and expressed its support of the French government’s attempts to bring the perpetrators to justice.
4:12 pm January 8, 2015 | 7 Comments
President Joko Widodo reiterated on Thursday that Indonesia was safe and no imminent security threats had been detected, despite a travel warning from Australia and a security warning from the United States.
2:59 pm January 8, 2015 | 22 Comments
Indonesia's government has warned its citizens in France to stay away from crowded places in the wake of an attack on a French satirical magazine on Wednesday.
11:20 am January 8, 2015 | 10 Comments
Indonesia’s intelligence chief reiterated on Wednesday that authorities have yet to see an actual terrorist attack materialize following a security warning from the United States and a travel advice message from Australia.
2:30 pm January 7, 2015 | 4 Comments
Indonesian authorities are on heightened alert following a security warning from the United States and a travel advice message from Australia — despite maintaining there is no imminent threat to safety.
7:44 pm January 6, 2015 | 6 Comments
Even as Vice President Jusuf Kalla said on Monday — in response to a US embassy statement — that Indonesia was not facing any imminent security threat, Australia has updated its travel advice to include the US warning.
7:46 pm January 5, 2015 | 3 Comments
Vice President Jusuf Kalla says that regardless of a recent warning issued by the US embassy, Indonesia is not facing any imminent security threat.