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Terror suspect Noordin Mohammad Top shot by police

Since last night Indonesian news has been reporting that police have possibly shot terror suspect Noordin Mohammad Top. Top was believed to be behind the recent Jakarta bombings at the J.W. Marriott and Ritz Carlton hotels in Jakarta that killed nine people. “The information we are getting is that it’s him,” said police spokesman Nanan […]

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Some tourist cancellations after Jakarta bombs

Tourism officials in Bali are confident the damage done to the industry from the recent bombings in Jakarta will only be minor. “Until August 31, we have insignificant tourist arrival cancellation ranged 0-30 percent,” Ben Sukma, chairman the Association of Indonesia Tours and Travel told reporters. “We also suffer cancellation of a cruise from Japan […]

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Bali on high security alert

After yesterdays bombings in Jakarta, Bali is on high alert as some people fear it could be the next target. “Bali remains an attractive potential target for terrorists,” Police Chief Insp. Gen. Teuku Asikin Husein said. “One of the characteristics of terrorists is [their love of] publicity. If anything happens in Bali, it will quickly […]

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