Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP
Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP

Surabaya redux: terror time bomb fears as Indonesia frees Islamic extremists

  • Six months after three families blew themselves up in Surabaya, killing 28, Indonesia is poised to release a wave of extremists from prison. And with Christmas and an election looming, experts fear terror will return

Topic |   Islamic militancy
Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP
Firefighters battle a blaze during the Surabaya terror attacks in May. Photo: AFP
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