Arrests made in connection with Australian embassy bombing in Indonesia

In Indonesia on Saturday, police formally arrested 4 people suspected of involvement in the suicide car bombing at the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on September 9th, which killed 9 people and injured 180 others. The police have not yet located the alleged masterminds of the act, who are reported to be leaders of the Jemaah Islamiyah organization, which has ties to the al Qaeda network.

The suspects are expected to be tried under Indonesia's recently revised anti-terrorism laws. Voice of America has more.

 

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