Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP
Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP
Terrorism

‘Terror season’ fears as Indonesia arrests over 100 suspected extremists and Japan issues threat warning

  • Elite counter terror squad Densus 88’s arrests of Jemaah Islamiah and Isis-linked Jamaah Ansharut Daulah members comes as Japan warns six Southeast Asian countries of possible attacks
  • Period surrounding September 11 and Bali bombing anniversaries is seen as high risk. Jailed Bali bomber Ali Imron tells This Week in Asia an imminent attack is unlikely, but expert says factions within the groups may have other ideas

Topic |   Terrorism
Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP
Indonesia’s elite anti-terror police unit 'Densus 88' has arrested 123 members of the Southeast Asian terrorist network Jemaah Islamiah since last month. Photo: AFP
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