Presidential security squads take part in a drill ahead of the announcement of election results in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters

Air of unease hangs over Indonesia amid disputed election, provoking Prabowo supporters and awakening dormant terror cells

  • Analysts say extremists are looking to exploit the country’s restive atmosphere ahead of the announcement of poll results on May 22
  • So far, 19 suspected terrorists, as well as a Prabowo supporter who threatened to ‘cut off Jokowi’s head’, have been arrested as police race to disrupt attacks that were reportedly going to target mass gatherings
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Presidential security squads take part in a drill ahead of the announcement of election results in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters
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