Hirunews Logo
Jakarta+attacks%3A+Indonesia+%27hunting+terror+cells%27+linked+to+bombers
Friday, 15 January 2016 - 13:02
Jakarta attacks: Indonesia 'hunting terror cells' linked to bombers
42

Shares
5,077

Views

Jakarta's chief of police has said Indonesia is hunting terror cells believed to be behind Thursday's attack on the capital.

Two civilians and five attackers died in the gun and bomb assault in a busy commercial district.

The Islamic State (IS) militant group has said it was behind the attack.

It was not immediately clear whether they had direct links the attacks.

Authorities have named Bahrum Naim, an Indonesian believed to be fighting with IS in Syria, as the suspected co-ordinator.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
191 Views
10,045 Views
4,713 Views
3,613 Views
211 Views
5,259 Views
Top