Indonesia 14 January Terrorist Attack

  • 21 Jan 2016 15:42
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Jakarta

On the morning of Thursday 14 January, a group of six armed terrorists launched an attack in the heart of Jakarta, Indonesia. Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for the attack.
 
It is likely that the perpetrators were deliberately emulating the terrorist attacks in Paris in November 2015.
 
Ian Betts, Global Head of Risk Analysis, explores the current risk landscape and the possibility of further attacks in Indonesia as militants return home from fighting alongside IS in Iraq and Syria.

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