9:19 pm March 26, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia's counterterrorism agency has urged the government to revise laws governing freedom of assembly and speech in a bid to tackle supporters of the extremist group Islamic State.
7:41 pm March 26, 2015 | No Comment
Three men in Malang, East Java, have been named suspects in connection with their alleged involvement with ISIS, police said on Thursday.
5:03 pm March 26, 2015 | 2 Comments
At least 12 Indonesians arrested in Turkey while trying to cross into Syria, allegedly to join the Islamic State, will be repatriated on Thursday, an official said.
11:47 am March 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesia's counterterrorism agency has urged the government to revise laws governing freedom of assembly and speech in a bid to tackle supporters of the extremist group Islamic State (IS).
9:05 pm March 25, 2015 | 4 Comments
Calls continue to mount for the government to take a more aggressive stance against domestic supporters of the extremist group Islamic State, as two people linked to the militant movement were arrested in Malang, East Java, on Wednesday.
6:30 pm March 25, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesian militants believed to have returned from fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria are suspected of being behind an attempted chlorine bomb attack in a shopping mall last month,
3:22 pm March 25, 2015 | 2 Comments
The National Police’s anti-terror squad, Densus 88, have arrested two men in Malang, East Java, on suspicion of terrorism offenses related to their alleged connection to Indonesian-born ISIS fighter, Abu Jandal, who also goes by the name Salim Mubarok Attamimi.
12:24 am March 25, 2015 | 10 Comments
Indonesia’s anti-money laundering agency announced on Tuesday that it had detected funds believed to support terrorist activities flowing from Australia into the country.
10:02 pm March 23, 2015 | 11 Comments
Jakarta. Analysts on Monday urged the Indonesian government to immediately declare the Islamic State jihadist movement a terrorist group and officially ban the organization in the country, as law enforcers struggle to press criminal charges against Indonesian sympathizers of the movement. The government has previously expressed concerns over the hundreds of Indonesians fleeing the country […]
2:45 pm March 23, 2015 | 9 Comments
Vice President Jusuf Kalla said on Monday that revoking the citizenship of Indonesians who travel to Syria or Iraq to join extremist group the Islamic State (IS) was not the best way to deal with the issue.
5:19 pm March 22, 2015 | 10 Comments
The National Police's anti-terror squad Densus 88 on Saturday arrested six people for allegedly helping recruit and fund Indonesians to travel to Syria and Iraq to fight with the Islamic State (IS) militant group.
6:05 pm March 20, 2015 | 28 Comments
President Joko Widodo indicated on Friday that the government was yet to take a position on whether Indonesians travelling to Syria to join ISIS should have their citizenship revoked.
12:38 am March 20, 2015 | 6 Comments
President JokoWidodo is considering issuing an emergency government regulation to deter Indonesians from joining Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq,amid growing concerns that they might pose a major security threat upon their return to Indonesia.
2:50 pm March 19, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia and Turkey could enhance bilateral intelligence cooperation after 16 Indonesians were caught allegedly trying to cross the Syrian border to join ISIS.