An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA
An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA

Indonesia

Indonesian police foil IS-linked bomb plots ahead of election result announcement

  • Those arrested and killed were members of Jamaah Ansharut Daulah, or JAD, a militant network linked to Islamic State
  • The group reportedly planned to set off bombs at various locations before or during the announcement of election results on May 22

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An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA
An Indonesian anti-terror team stand in formation during a drill in Jakarta. Photo: EPA
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