June 13, 2011
by Clay Flaherty
On June 13, 2007, Indonesian police confirmed the arrest of leading terrorist suspect Abu Dujana along with seven other suspects which composed the main body of the terrorist group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI). Dujana was accused of being a key leader of JI as well as a skilled bomb-maker and the liaison ...[read more]
March 5, 2009
by Safiya Boucaud
A Singaporean member of the Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) terrorist group admitted his role in plotting the foiled 2001 attack of an Indonesian airport, while testifying at the trial of two Indonesian terrorist suspects in the South Jakarta District Court Thursday. Mohammad Hassan bin Saynudin said that ...[read more]
January 27, 2009
by Andrew Morgan
Indonesian police plan to request access to suspected al Qaeda bomber Ridhuan Isammudin (a.k.a. Hambali), currently held at Guantanamo Bay. A spokesman for the Indonesian National Police said that they would coordinate a formal request to question Hambali regarding the 2002 Bali nightclub ...[read more]
January 24, 2009
by Steve Czajkowski
The government of Malaysia has asked the United States to permit its security officials to meet with two Malaysian citizens being held in Guantanamo Bay, according to state media Saturday. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said that he would like to see the two men returned to ...[read more]
December 10, 2008
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The Malaysian government has released six terror suspects, including Yazid Sufaat who allegedly gave assistance to the 9/11 attackers, according to a Wednesday statement from Malaysian Home Minister Syed Hamid Albar. Yazid, released last month, was a member of the Southeast Asian terror group ...[read more]
November 9, 2008
by Steve Czajkowski
The Indonesian attorney general's office Sunday confirmed that three men convicted for the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings which killed 202 people were executed by firing squad just after midnight Saturday local time. The executions were carried out after the Indonesian Supreme Court rejected ...[read more]
November 3, 2008
by Kiely Lewandowski
The Indonesian Supreme Court on Monday rejected last-minute appeals filed by relatives of the three men sentenced to death for their roles in the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings, with a judge saying the men had exhausted their rights of appeal. Lawyers for the three convicted members of the ...[read more]
October 24, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
A spokesman for Indonesia's Attorney General Friday said the execution of three men sentenced to death for their roles in the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings will be held in early November. The spokesman, Jasman Panjaitan, said that the three members of the southeast Asian terror group Jemaah ...[read more]
October 21, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Indonesia's Constitutional Court on Tuesday ruled that the country's constitution allows the firing-squad execution of three men sentenced to death for their roles in the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings. The three members of the southeast Asian terror group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI), Mukhlas, ...[read more]
May 5, 2008
by Brett Murphy
Indonesian authorities have arrested an alleged member of the Southeast Asian terror group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) in connection with the 2005 Bali bombings that killed 20 people and injured over a hundred, a police spokesman told AFP Monday. Faiz Fauzan is accused of helping to plan a second ...[read more]

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