An armed police officer stands guard in Bandung, West Java province, following a blast at a district police station on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
An armed police officer stands guard in Bandung, West Java province, following a blast at a district police station on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Indonesia

Indonesian suicide bomber was convicted militant, police say

  • A convicted bomb-maker, released from prison last year, blew himself up at the Astana Anyar police station in Bandung, capital of West Java province
  • The attacker entered the station on a motorbike and detonated one of two bombs as police lined up for morning assembly, the other explosive was defused

An armed police officer stands guard in Bandung, West Java province, following a blast at a district police station on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
An armed police officer stands guard in Bandung, West Java province, following a blast at a district police station on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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