Men allegedly affiliated with the Islamic State (Isis) terror group in a Syrian prison in 2019. Photo: AFP

Indonesia’s decision not to repatriate ex-Isis members welcomed by former militants

  • Jakarta will not allow 689 Indonesians who had joined the Isis movement in Syria and Iraq to return to their home country
  • Experts say the repatriation would have carried the risk of terror attacks, and that intensive deradicalisation is needed
Topic |   Indonesia
Men allegedly affiliated with the Islamic State (Isis) terror group in a Syrian prison in 2019. Photo: AFP
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