Wednesday, 4 Rabiul Awwal 1442 / 21 October 2020

Wednesday, 4 Rabiul Awwal 1442 / 21 October 2020

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Jakarta awaits results of Jolo bombing investigation

Saturday, 02 Feb 2019 18:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L. P. Marsudi said she was still awaiting the confirmed results of the Philippine authorities' investigation into a recent church bombing and...

Internet has become main platform for terrorists: Agency

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 00:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Internet has become the main vehicle for terrorists to plan out their actions as well as recruit members for their radical groups, First Deputy of the...

Death toll in Somalia bombing jumps to 263

Monday, 16 Oct 2017 17:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MOGADISHU -- At least 263 people were killed by twin bomb explosions in the heart of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, doctors said on Monday, confirming the deadliest attacks since...

Kalla comments on lone wolf attack

Tuesday, 04 Jul 2017 16:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Vice President Jusuf Kalla said the emerging lone wolf attack was an effect of technology. The lone wolf acted alone, not having relation to any terrorist...

U.S. designates Majelis Mujahidin Indonesia activist as global terrorist

Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 12:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The United States on Monday designated Marwan Ibrahim Hussayn Tah al-Azawi, an Iraqi Islamic State (IS) leader, and Majelis Mujahidin Indonesia (MMI), an Indonesia-based terrorist group,...

Alleged terrorists are on wanted list of Philippine police

Thursday, 08 Jun 2017 07:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURWAKARTA -- RS (34), the alleged terror suspect caught in Kepek village, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta, on Tuesday is believed to have played a role in financing four Indonesians...

Military deploys spy planes on Indonesia-Philippines border

Saturday, 03 Jun 2017 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Air Force has deployed its spy planes and troops to secure and anticipate militant groups entering through the country's border areas shared with the Philippines,...

Egyptian forces hit terror camps in response to Minya attack: Sisi

Saturday, 27 May 2017 11:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Friday that the Egyptian forces hit terrorist training camps after the shooting attack that killed 28 Copts in Upper Egypt's...

Women gather on Westminster Bridge in silence to remember victims

Monday, 27 Mar 2017 21:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Dozens of women have come together on London's Westminster Bridge to link hands in a silent vigil for the victims of last week's terror attack. For five...

A hijabi woman in the scene of London terrorist attacks

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 22:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- During the horrific terrorist attack in London, a hijabi woman was seen in the scene. Some people accused her not to care for the victims. In...

Eight alleged terrorists plan to build military training camp in Halmahera

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police spokesman Comr Martinus Sitompul said eight suspected terrorists that were arrested on Thursday (March 23) wanted to hold military exercises in Halmahera, North Maluku....

Police says Thamrin bombing fund provided by suspected terrorist SM

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 18:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National police spokesman Commissioner Martinus Sitompul has revealed the source of fund and arms of Thamrin bombing on January 14, 2016. He said it was provided...

Detachment 88 arrests four suspects of terrorist in Banten

Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 20:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Detachment 88 of the National Police arrested four alleged terrorist in Banten on Thursday (March 23). One of them died after being shot by the police....

Police arrests syndicate of Cicendo bombers

Monday, 13 Mar 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Detachment 88 of the National Police arrested two people suspected as the syndicate of bombers in Pandawa Park, Cicendo, Bandung, West Java. They were Agus alias...

Three terror suspects arrested in Central Java

Wednesday, 01 Feb 2017 08:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- The National Police's Counter-terrorism Squad, Densus 88, arrested three terror suspects in three different districts in Central Java province on Monday and Tuesday. The three terror suspects...

U.S to transfer four Guantanamo Bay detainees to Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 05 Jan 2017 17:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The United States will transfer four detainees to Saudi Arabia from the Guantanamo Bay military prison in the next 24 hours, U.S. officials said on Wednesday,...

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 defuse six locally-assembeled bombs in South Tangerang

Friday, 23 Dec 2016 02:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police confirmed on Thursday it has found six locally-assembled bombs during a search of a house that four suspected terrorists had rented in South Tangerang district,...

Police arrest 14 members of MNS's suspected terrorist network

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 00:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- In the past few days, Indonesia's police anti-terrorist squad Densus 88 has arrested 14 suspected terrorists linked to the MNS group loyal to ISIS. "Fourteen people...

Cabinet Secretary believes bomb in Bekasi is targeting the Presidential Palace

Wednesday, 14 Dec 2016 02:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung said that bomb in Bekasi, West Java was targeting the Presidential Palace. He emphasized that the government was fully believed on...

UN Security Council slams deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 00:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The UN Security Council on Sunday "condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attacks" in Istanbul, Turkey, which left at least 39 people...

Densus 88 arrests suspected terrorist in Ngawi

Monday, 12 Dec 2016 00:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NGAWI -- Police anti terror detachment, known as Densus 88, on Sunday arrested a terrorist suspect in the regency of Ngawi, East Java. Deputy Ngawi police chief Com....

President calls for people's active role in fight against terrorism

Monday, 12 Dec 2016 00:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo called on the people in the country here on Sunday to play an active role in the fight against terrorism with regard to...

Indonesia is very wary of the existence of Jamaah Anshar Daulah: BNPT

Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 00:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  Chief of National Counterterrorism Agency (BNPT) Commissioner General Suhardi Alius said that Indonesia is very wary of the existance of Jamaah Anshar Daulah (JAD). “The most...

Densus 88 arrests another terrorist suspect

Tuesday, 29 Nov 2016 08:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - A team from police's anti-terrorist squad Densus 88 has arrested a suspected terrorist, Hendra alias Abu Pase, believed to be a member of the Majalengka network....

Police determines former terror convict as suspect of Samarinda blast

Monday, 14 Nov 2016 18:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A Molotov cocktail exploded at the Oikumene church, Samarinda, East Kalimantan on Sunday (11/13) at around 10.30 a.m. local time. At least four people injured, mostly ...

Police must check online efforts to spread radicalism

Monday, 07 Nov 2016 23:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has urged the police to closely monitor activities on the internet to check any attempts to spread radicalism online. "The information...

Minister confirms Tangerang Police attacker as Islamic State sympathizer

Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 00:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu confirmed that attacker who stabbed three police officers in Tangerang, Banten, was sympathizer of Islamic State (ISIS) network. "I have monitored, he...

Clerics to be involved in preventing spread of radicalism

Monday, 24 Oct 2016 12:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG -- Mosque leaders in the city of Tangerang, Banten, would be involved by the government in the efforts to prevent the spread of radicalism, the city major...

Tangerang police attacker often chats with IS member

Saturday, 22 Oct 2016 01:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police have confirmed perpetrator who stabbed three policemen in the Tangerang, Banten, SA (21) was a member of the network Jamaah Anshor Daulah Khilafah Nusantara (JADKN)...

IS recruits followers through social media

Saturday, 22 Oct 2016 01:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Director of the The National Counter-terrorism Agency (BNPT) Brig Hamidin has said Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (IS) recruited its followers via social media. According...

Govt mulling super maximum security prison for drug lords convicts

Friday, 14 Oct 2016 03:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government is considering turning outlying islands into super maximum security prisons for terrorists, drug lords and graft convicts. "There has been desire to build...

'Terrorist in Indonesia have been using cyber-based tools'

Friday, 30 Sep 2016 00:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto said terrorists in Indonesia have been using cyber-based tools and advanced technology. The government has been preparing to...

Police arrest suspected terrorist in Batam

Saturday, 03 Sep 2016 23:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian police have arrested a suspected terrorist of the Katibah Gigih Rahmat (KGR) group in Batam, Sumatra's Riau Islands province."On Saturday, a member of KGR group...

Bangladesh issues arrest warrants over killing of Japanese citizen

Sunday, 07 Aug 2016 21:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DHAKA -- A court in Bangladesh issued warrants on Sunday for the arrest of four suspected members of a banned group, Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), in connection with the...

PBNU: Uproots all seed of radicalism and terrorism

Friday, 05 Aug 2016 23:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Central Executive Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (PBNU) calls for the uprooting of all seeds of radicalism and terrorism."Unless immediate action is taken to crack down...

Police Chief: Batam terrorist group planned to strike Singapore

Friday, 05 Aug 2016 18:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- National Police Chief Tito Karnavian said that the six alleged terrorists arrested in Batam, Riau Islands, planned to carry out an attack in Singapore. "I hereby confirm...

Jordan sentences gunman, 22, to death for security complex attack

Thursday, 04 Aug 2016 23:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMMAN -- A court in Jordan sentenced a 22-year-old man to death on Thursday for an attack on a security complex that killed five people in June, state...

Police chief to deliver speech at international meeting

Wednesday, 03 Aug 2016 22:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Police Chief General Tito Karnavian will be a keynote speaker at an international meeting on counter-terrorism to be held in Nusa Dua, Bali, on August...

Italian police arrest Syrian suspected of trying to join militants

Wednesday, 03 Aug 2016 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ROME -- Italian police arrested a Syrian man in the northern city of Genoa on Wednesday on suspicion he was planning to travel to his home country to...

Second French Church attacker was known to police

Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 16:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- Police have identified the second assailant who attacked a church in northern France this week as a 19-year-old known to security services as suspected of having...

Prediction of future terror act post the death of Santoso

Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 17:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Stanislaus Riyanta*)Santoso, alias Abu Wardah, born on August 21, 1976 in Tentena, Poso, Central Sulawesi, was shot dead by members of the Tinombala Task Force on July...

Terror suspect Santoso's wife in hospital

Sunday, 24 Jul 2016 09:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALU -- Jamiatun, the wife of Santoso, the alleged terrorist group leader, who was killed in a fire fight in Poso, Central Sulawesi, is currently being treated in...

Deputy House Speaker lauds Tinombala operation

Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy House Speaker Fadli Zon lauded the National Police and Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) for neutralizing wanted fugitive Santoso alias Abu Wardah during the Tinombala Operation...

VP lauds performance of Tinombala task force

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has praised the performance of the Tinombala Operation's task force in paralyzing the Santoso-led terrorist group in Poso, Central Sulawesi.The Tinombala operation,...

Police: Tinombala operation in Poso to continue

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 20:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The operations of the Tinombala Task Force will be continued despite Santoso, the leader of the East Indonesia Mujahidin radical armed group, being allegedly shot dead...

Four more Italians confirmed dead in Nice attack

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 20:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ROME -- Four more Italians had been identified among the 84 people killed in last week's truck attack in the French Riviera resort of Nice, Italy's foreign ministry...

Minister hopes stability would soon return to Poso

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo hoped that Poso, Central Sulawesi, would soon recover and stability will return after the armed terrorist group led by Santoso was...

Tinombala operation's chief confirms Santoso shot dead

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 19:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALU -- One of the two bodies found after a gunfight in a forest in Poso, Central Sulawesi, on Monday, has been identified as Santoso, the leader of...

Kenya station attacker was rogue officer not militant

Friday, 15 Jul 2016 22:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAIROBI -- A rogue officer who "went berserk" was responsible for an attack on a police station in western Kenya on Thursday in which seven people died, a...