Police inspect a house after a suicide bombing in Medan city on November 13, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE

Two suspected militants killed as Indonesian police probe Medan suicide bombing

  • As counterterrorism forces closed in, three suspects resisted arrest by shooting at police, sparking a deadly gunfight
  • Two suspects were shot dead and the third fled but was later apprehended and brought to a detention centre in Jakarta
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Police inspect a house after a suicide bombing in Medan city on November 13, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Indonesian police secure their headquarters in Medan after the suspected suicide bombing on Wednesday morning. Photo: AFP

Student suicide bomber in Medan police attack was 24-year-old ‘lone wolf’: Indonesian police

  • Police said the attacker detonated his explosives and died after being confronted by other officers, injuring at least four officers and two civilians
  • It came as the counterterrorism force worked to root out suspected Islamic militants, with the arrest of a terror suspect who had undergone paramilitary training in Syria
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Indonesian police secure their headquarters in Medan after the suspected suicide bombing on Wednesday morning. Photo: AFP
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