Police officers secure the area during a raid on suspected militants in Jakarta following the March 28 Makassar attack. Photo: EPA
Police officers secure the area during a raid on suspected militants in Jakarta following the March 28 Makassar attack. Photo: EPA
Indonesia

Isis supporters in Indonesia, Malaysia call for more violence after attack during holy period for Muslims and Christians

  • The suicide bombing by newlyweds in Makassar city took place on Palm Sunday, a week before Easter, and in the run-up to the month of Ramadan
  • Police have arrested eight suspects with links to the couple, and found a cache of explosives and bomb-making materials in Jakarta

Police officers secure the area during a raid on suspected militants in Jakarta following the March 28 Makassar attack. Photo: EPA
Police officers secure the area during a raid on suspected militants in Jakarta following the March 28 Makassar attack. Photo: EPA
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