Thursday, 10 Muharram 1440 / 20 September 2018

Thursday, 10 Muharram 1440 / 20 September 2018

INDEX BERITA

Counterterrorism must not be exaggerated: Lawyer

Thursday, 31 May 2018 18:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Counterterrorism must not be exaggerated and should prioritize local wisdom and protection, according to Suhardi Somomoeljono, a legal practitioner. He asserted the presence of Law on...

New Anti-Terrorism Law regulates compensation for victims

Friday, 25 May 2018 19:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- House of Representatives (DPR) plenary meeting has endorsed the revision of Law No.15 Year of 2003 on the Stipulation of the Government's Regulation In Lieu of...

House to send approval of anti-terrorism bill to govt

Friday, 25 May 2018 19:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House Speaker, Bambang Soesatyo, has said his institution will soon send its approval of the anti-terrorism bill to the government. The anti-terrorism bill is a...

Perpres on anti-terrorism no longer needed: Jokowi

Friday, 25 May 2018 18:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUNINGAN -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) opined that a presidential regulation (Perpres) was not needed following the enactment of the Anti-Terrorism Bill into law. He explained that Perpres...

House passes into law the bill on terrorism

Friday, 25 May 2018 15:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A plenary session of the House of Representatives agreed in acclamation to pass into law a bill on terrorism on Friday. The agreement reached after almost...

Plenary to discuss anti-terrorism bill on Friday: Lawmaker

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 14:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The plenary of Indonesian People's Representatives Council will discuss revision of Anti-Terrorism bill on Friday, May 25. The information was conveyed by a lawmaker, Muhammad Syafi'i,...

Koopsusgab to act only in extraordinary situation: President

Saturday, 19 May 2018 03:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo said that the reestablishment of "Koopsusgab" (Joint Special Forces Operations Command) was aimed at giving security to the community. it would act only...

Draft Law on Terrorism to be completed before Eid al-Fitr

Friday, 18 May 2018 08:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government is optimistic revision of Bill on Terrorism to be completed before Eid al-Fitr this year. Nevertheless, government expected that the discussion of Draft Law on...

DPR vows to complete revision of anti-terrorism law in June

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 06:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA --  The House of Representatives (DPR) has vowed to complete the revision of anti-terrorism law in June this year. No later than next week we will start...

DPR urges govt to agree on finalization of terrorism bill

Monday, 14 May 2018 17:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian House of Representatives' (DPR's) Speaker Bambang Soesatyo has urged the government to reach an agreement to finalize the discussion of the Draft Law on Terrorism....

Govt to speed up revision of anti-terrorism law

Tuesday, 06 Mar 2018 07:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government will accelerate revision of anti-terrorism law number 15, 2003, coordinating minister for security, political and legal affairs Wiranto said here on Monday. He said...

Densus 88 rounds 36 terrorist suspects following Kampung Melayu suicide bombing

Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 13:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police's special anti terror squad Densus 88 have rounded up 36 terrorist suspects from various areas following the suicide bombing at the Kampung Melayu bus terminal...

Death toll of Kabul truck-bomb rises to more than 150

Tuesday, 06 Jun 2017 20:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KABUL -- The death toll from a truck-bomb explosion in Kabul last week has reached more than 150 people, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday, making it the...

Iyus Rusmana is free from Istiqlal terror allegation

Monday, 05 Jun 2017 14:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA –- Jakarta Metro Police had arrested a man named Iyus Rusmana on May 29. He was alleged to conduct a terror in Istiqlal Mosque. Lately, the forty-three-year-old-man...

Police name 3 suspects in Kampung Melayu suicide bombing

Saturday, 03 Jun 2017 05:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Police have named three suspects in the suicide bombing that took place at the Kampung Melayu bus station in East Jakarta last week. "The three...

Taliban warns against retaliation over Kabul attack

Friday, 02 Jun 2017 13:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KABUL -- The Taliban warned the Afghan government on Thursday against harming any of their prisoners after reports that President Ashraf Ghani would order the execution of 11...

Indonesian embassy safe following bomb explosion in Kabul

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Embassy in Kabul was reported to be in a safe condition following a massive car bomb blast that rocked a diplomatic district in the...

Death toll rises to 64 in Kabul car bomb explosion

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 17:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KABUL -- At least 64 people were killed and 320 others injured in Wednesday morning's suicide car bomb explosion in a diplomatic district in the Afghan capital of...

Powerful car bomb explodes in Kabul

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KABUL -- At least 20 people were killed and over 300 injured Wednesday after a powerful car bombing rocked a diplomatic district in central part of Afghanistan's capital...

Police arrest man threatening to blow up Istiqlal mosque

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 18:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Personnel of the Jakarta Police have caught a man identified as Iyus Rusmana who had allegedly threatened to detonate explosives in the Istiqlal mosque located in...

Jakarta police to beef up security for vital objects

Saturday, 27 May 2017 10:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Jakarta Police has beefed up security for some vital objects and public places, following the suicide bomb attack in Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta on late...

Jakarta bombers are not lone wolves: Police

Saturday, 27 May 2017 08:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chief of the National Police Force General Commissioner Syafruddin believes that suicide bombers, who had detonated explosives in the Kampung Melayu area of East Jakarta,...

Densus 88 picks up husband and wife related to terror bombing

Saturday, 27 May 2017 06:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Police's anti terror squad Densus 88 has picked up husband and wife from their house in the village of Paledang, Garut District, West Java.  HR and his...

Police search suspected terrorist's residence linked to Jakarta attack

Friday, 26 May 2017 23:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- The provincial police have searched a residence owned by one of the suspected terrorists, WS in the West Java Province's capital city, Bandung, the spokesperson Sr....

Bombing in Kampung Melayu is similar to Manchester

Friday, 26 May 2017 22:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Coordinator Minister on Politics, Law and Security Wiranto condemned the suicide bombing in Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta on Wednesday (May 24). He said it was similar...

Police have not confirm the suicide bombers are from JAD network

Friday, 26 May 2017 22:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police was reluctant to immediately conclude any relationship of Jamaah Ansoru Daulah (JAD) to the suicide bombers in Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta. Police formerly identified...

Police identify two perpetrators of Kampung Melayu suicide bomb attack

Friday, 26 May 2017 15:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Police have identified two perpetrators of the suicide bomb attack near the Kampung Melayu bus terminal in East Jakarta on Wednesday night. "The first perpetrator...

Terrorism is haram: MUI

Friday, 26 May 2017 14:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Council of Ulema (MUI) has strongly condemned the suicide bomb attack near the Kampung Melayu bus terminal on Wednesday evening that resulted in the...

Tjahjo Kumolo urges the society to intensify early detection to counter terrorism

Friday, 26 May 2017 14:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Home Affairs Tjahjo Kumolo has invited all elements of society to improve early detection to counter any form of terrorism and radicalism. "Let us fight...

US government issues warning following Jakarta bomb attack

Friday, 26 May 2017 13:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The US government on Thursday has issued a warning calling on all US citizens in Indonesia to take precautions following a bomb attack which occurred near...

President seeks speedy revision of anti-terrorism law

Friday, 26 May 2017 13:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo has highlighted the need to accelerate the revision of Law No. 15 of 2003 on Combating Criminal Acts of Terrorism in a bid...

Embassy says no Indonesian citizen injured in Bangkok blast

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 02:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Embassy of Indonesia in Bangkok, Thailand, in its written statement, as quoted by the Foreign Ministry, stated no Indonesian citizen was among those injured in...

Bomb at hospital in Thailand wounds 24: Police

Monday, 22 May 2017 16:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- A bomb blast at a hospital in the Thai capital, Bangkok, wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup. There was no...

No Indonesian casualties among victims of Baghdad bombing

Wednesday, 04 Jan 2017 18:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, has confirmed that there were no Indonesian casualties among at least 16 people who were killed in a car bomb...

Police reveal scheme of terrorist attack to a Police Station in Purwakarta

Tuesday, 27 Dec 2016 00:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Four suspected terrorists who were raided by the Special Detachment 88 (Densus 88) Antiterror Unit on Sunday were known to plan an attack on a police...

Police find no explosives in Purwakarta's suspected terrorist raid

Monday, 26 Dec 2016 01:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURWAKARTA -- Police did not find any explosives in the hideout of suspected terrorists who were raided in Jatiluhur, Purwakarta, West Java, on Sunday. "We found explosives in...

Densus 88 raid suspected terrorists hiding in Jatiluhur floating net area

Monday, 26 Dec 2016 00:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURWAKARTA – Special Detachment 88 (Densus 88) Antiterror Unit surrounded a village in Karang Layung, Cibinong, Jatiluhur, Purwakarta, West Java, on Sunday (Dec 25). There were four suspects...

Bomb discovery in South Tangerang follows Bekasi case investigation

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 22:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SERANG -- Indonesia Police chief General Tito Karnavian has said the police raid at a rented house in Setu, South Tangerang, was based on investigation of a suspected...

Police says MNS terrorist network prepared two female suicide bombers

Monday, 19 Dec 2016 20:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A terrorist network linked to ISIS had planned to carry out an attack at the presidential palace using two women as suicide bombers. "There are two...

Dutch police detain man who yelled 'bomb'

Monday, 01 Aug 2016 22:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMSTERDAM -- Dutch police, on alert for a security threat to Amsterdam's Schiphol airport, on Monday detained a confused man who yelled "Bomb!" on a bus, but found...