Tuesday, 10 Zulhijjah 1439 / 21 August 2018

Tuesday, 10 Zulhijjah 1439 / 21 August 2018

INDEX BERITA

Indonesia, Philippines to set up anti-terrorism cooperation

Friday, 10 Aug 2018 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia and the Philippines have agreed to enhance defense cooperation. The eradication of terrorism, by involving ground, sea, and air forces included in the cooperation.

University students must be protected from radicalism: BNPT

Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Students newly admitted to universities must be protected from the influence of radicalism, according to Commissioner General Suhardi Alius, chief of the National Counter-terrorism Agency (BNPT)....

TNI, Polri ready to secure Asian Games

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 22:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Pangdam Jaya Military Commander Major General Joni Supriyanto confirmed that Military and Police officers are ready to maintain security in Jakarta during the Asian Games. The...

Terrorism main threat to Asian Games 2018: Police

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 01:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia police chief General Tito Karnavian said terrorism would be the threat to be anticipated against most by the police. Meanwhile, street crimes and traffic jams...

PKS rejects radicalism, terrorism: Sohibul Iman

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018 16:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) President Mohamad Sohibul Iman emphasized that his party rejects all forms of radicalism. PKS also highly concerned about human rights issues.

"The PKS...

Densus 88 arrests 3 suspected terrorists in Gorontalo

Tuesday, 26 Jun 2018 18:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GORONTALO -- The National Police's counterterrorism squad, Densus 88, arrested three suspected terrorists in Ayumolingo Village, Pulubala Sub-district, Gorontalo Province, on Monday. The police are still investigating the...

Densus 88 shoots down two of three arrested terror suspects

Sunday, 24 Jun 2018 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DEPOK -- The Police's anti-terror squad Densus 88 arrested three terror suspects in Depok, West Java, on Saturday. Two of the suspect died after being shot for resisting...

Aman's death penalty will not trigger terrorist action: BIN

Saturday, 23 Jun 2018 04:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State Intelligence Agency (BIN) believed death sentence against Aman Abdurrahman aka Oman Rachman will not trigger retaliation. Other terrorist groups also will not...

Aman Abdurahman sentenced to death

Friday, 22 Jun 2018 16:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The defendant in the series of bombing case in Thamrin, the Church of Oikumene in Samarinda, and Kampung Melayu, Aman Abdurrahman alias Oman Rachman was sentenced...

Snipers guard Aman Abdurahman's trial

Friday, 22 Jun 2018 14:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- South Jakarta Metro Police stationed a number of snipers to secure the trial of the defendant Thamrin bomb case, Aman Abdurrahman alias Oman Rochman in South...

Densus 88 detains four people allegedly ISIS members

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 18:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,  JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Police's anti-terror squad Densus 88 detained four terror suspects from two locations in West Java and Central Java on Tuesday (June 19). All of...

Police arrest 110 terror suspects after Surabaya bombings

Saturday, 16 Jun 2018 09:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- A total of 110 terror suspects have, so far, been arrested following the recent bombings in Surabaya. Indonesian Police Chief General Tito Karnavian explained five were...

IPB establishes leadership dorm to counter radicalism

Saturday, 16 Jun 2018 07:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- The Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB) has established a leadership dormitory to develop the students' national character as a way to counter and prevent radicalism in...

Two suspected terrorists arrested in Jambi province

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 06:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAMBI -- The National Police's Counterterrorism Squad, Densus 88, arrested two suspected terrorists of the Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD) network in Bungo district, Jambi province, on Thursday.  The...

Deradicalization to continue: Jokowi

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 05:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo said here on Thursday that deradicalization efforts would continue to prevent radicalism from spreading further, including on campuses. Recent disclosures of activities linked...

Don't joke about bomb in baggage, fliers warned

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 20:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG -- As the holiday rush began, PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) as the manager of Soekarno-Hatta Airport appealed to passengers not to make jokes about bombs in...

Indication of radicalism in mosques must be checked: Bamsoet

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Parliament Speaker Bambang Soesatyo (Bamsoet) urges the Ministry of Religious Affairs to find confirmation of alleged indications that 40 mosques in Jakarta have...

Govt to study new rules related radicalism at universities

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 17:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education has studied new rules to prevent radicalism in the scope of universities. It was...

DMI checks mosques allegedly spread radicalism

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 14:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Mosque Council (DMI) Jakarta chairman Makmun Al Ayyubi said no mosques detected spreading radicalism yet in the capital city. He said preach that include messages...

Do not associate mosques with radicalism: MUI Jakarta

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) DKI Jakarta chairman, Syarifuddin Abdul Gani asked everyone to not associate mosques with radicalism. Jakarta Provincial Government should not focus on the...

Dozens of mosques in Jakarta allegedly spread radicalism

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 16:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Dozens of mosques in Jakarta allegedly has spreaded radicalism. The rumour was confirmed by Jakarta Deputy Governor Sandiaga Uno.

According to Sandiaga, the Bureau of...

Syafruddin urges campus to be wary of terrorism

Tuesday, 05 Jun 2018 18:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police deputy chief Comr. Gen. Syafruddin urged academic community in campus to be wary on the terrorist network movement. His statement came following an arrest...

Recalibration of regional security important: Ryacudu

Sunday, 03 Jun 2018 05:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Defence Minister, Ryamizard Ryacudu, stressed the importance of recalibrating the security architecture of the Indo-Pacific region at the 2018 Shangri-la dialogue forum in Singapore on Saturday....

Police arrest 41 suspected terrorists linked to Sby bombings

Friday, 01 Jun 2018 00:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- The Indonesian Police have arrested 41 suspected terrorists linked to the series of bomb attacks in Surabaya and Sidoarjo, East Java, on May 13 and 14....

Lion Air passenger set as suspect over bomb joke

Thursday, 31 May 2018 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police have named as Frantinus Nirigi (FN) a suspect in a bomb joke case. FN was arrested by Supadio Airport officers in Pontianak, West Kalimantan, on...

Radicalism spread in social media, not only in campus: Nasir

Thursday, 31 May 2018 17:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Research, Technology and Higher Education Minister Mohamad Nasir has said that radicalism is now spreading on social media, not only in campuses. The ministry has strongly...

Unair asks BNPT to reveal campus infiltrated with radicalism

Tuesday, 29 May 2018 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Airlangga University (Unair) rector, Mohammad Nasih thanked National Agency for Terrorism Countermeasures (BNPT) for revealing a number of campuses that already infiltrated with radicalism. However, he...

Bomb jokes are punishable: Police

Friday, 25 May 2018 13:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police reminded people to not use bomb-related topics as jokes. Bomb joke is a crime."It disturbs public order," said Setyo at National Police Headquarters on...

Garuda to check its pilots following terrorism content

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 00:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Garuda Indonesia is planning to check all its pilots following a terrorism content uploaded by its pilot on the social media. Garuda has issued a notice...

74 suspected terrorists arrested following Surabaya bombings

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 18:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police have conducted counterterrorism operation following recent terror attacks in Surabaya, East Java. The operation was held on May 13 to May 20.In seven days,...

G20 must strenghten counterterrorism cooperation: Marsudi

Monday, 21 May 2018 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia called on G20 member states to strengthen cooperation in countering terrorism during the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Sunday. The message...

Police ask for proof of alleged engineering terror attacks

Monday, 21 May 2018 20:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police have asked for proof of allegation by social media users that police engineered the terror attacks which have jolted the nation over the past two...

Maintain security ahead of Asian Games: Alex Noerdin

Monday, 21 May 2018 18:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG -- South Sumatra Governor Alex Noerdin on Monday has called on all public elements in the province to continue to maintain security. He reminded that the province...

Airport security to be stepped up: Minister

Monday, 21 May 2018 16:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Security at all airports in Indonesia will be intensified following recent acts of terror in several areas, Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi remarked here on Sunday....

Govt verifying 9,500 radical sites to block

Monday, 21 May 2018 14:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Communication and Information Ministry is in the process of verifying some 9,500 radical sites as part of the effort to block them. Communication and Information...

Security will be tight for Asian Games: BNPT

Saturday, 19 May 2018 00:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Agency for Counter Terrorism (BNPT) will go all out to maintain security for the 2018 Asian Games. BNPT also will be on the lookout...

Bodies of terrorist suspects still at RS Bhayangkara Riau

Friday, 18 May 2018 13:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Riau Police has not given a deadline for families of suspected terrorists killed during their attack to Riau Police Headquarters on last Wednesday (May 16). They...

Aman Abdurrahman charged with death penalty

Friday, 18 May 2018 12:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Defendant in Thamrin bombing Aman Abdurrahman alias Oman was charged with capital punishment. Public prosecutors of South Jakarta District Court considered Oman is responsible for orchestrating...

Zero tolerance to be applied to assure Asian Games security

Friday, 18 May 2018 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia will implement a zero-tolerance measure to assure security of the 18th Asian Games, organizing committee deputy chairman Sjafrie Sjamsuddin said here on Thursday. The event...

Religious intolerance fertile land for terrorism: LIPI

Friday, 18 May 2018 07:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A researcher from the Indonesian Science Institute (LIPI) Cahyo Pamungkas said religious intolerance provides a fertile land for terrorism. He explained that terrorism is rooted in...