A police officer in Surabaya, East Java. File photo: AP
A police officer in Surabaya, East Java. File photo: AP

Indonesian police shoot suspected Islamic militant after officer slashed in Independence Day attack

  • The suspect was shot and taken into custody after targeting a police station in East Java
  • He appeared to have been radicalised after reading online materials posted by a militant who masterminded several deadly attacks last year, said a national police spokesman

A police officer in Surabaya, East Java. File photo: AP
A police officer in Surabaya, East Java. File photo: AP
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