Indonesian police arrest IS-linked terrorists World

Indonesian police arrest IS-linked terrorists

The Indonesian police’s anti-terror squad has arrested five militants who link with the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) group in South Sulawesi province, said the spokesman of the provincial police.
Indonesian court disbands IS-linked group World

Indonesian court disbands IS-linked group

A court in Indonesia on July 31 disbanded Jemaah Ansharut Daulah, the country's largest Islamic State-linked group, for "conducting terrorism" and affiliating itself with a militant organisation.
Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS World

Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS

Malaysian police announced on July 18 that they had arrested seven suspected Islamic State militants, including a man who threatened to assassinate the Malaysian King, Sultan Muhammad V, and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed.
Two Philippine women abducted in Iraq ASEAN

Two Philippine women abducted in Iraq

Two Philippine women were kidnapped on a road connecting Iraq’s capital city of Baghdad to oil-rich city of Kirkuk, local security and military officials said on July 7.
Indonesia arrests terror suspects ASEAN

Indonesia arrests terror suspects

Indonesian police have arrested terrorists in East and Central Java provinces, suspected of planning several attacks in government offices and banks operating in Blitar city, East Java province.
Indonesian prosecutors propose death penalty for radical cleric World

Indonesian prosecutors propose death penalty for radical cleric

Indonesian prosecutors have demanded a death penalty for radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman who was accused of ordering attacks including a January 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in the capital city of Jakarta that killed four civilians and four attackers.
Vietnam condemns terror attacks in Indonesia Politics

Vietnam condemns terror attacks in Indonesia

Vietnam strongly condemns the recent terror attacks in Surabaya city of Indonesia, including inhuman attacks at three churches in the early morning of May 13 that left many civilians dead and injured, said the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.