A terror suspect died on Monday (Feb 27) after being shot in the stomach by West Java police in the city of Bandung, said national police chief Tito Karnavian in an interview with local news channel Metro TV.Police said the dead man was a member of Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), a local group involved in a terror attack in Jakarta in January a year ago that left eight people dead, including four attackers. Members of the militant group have contacts with Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria who has instigated several attacks by JAD in Indonesia. He thanked the public, saying they immediately responded by chasing the suspects who were on a motorbike. The footage also showed that a part of the building was set on fire. It has suffered a series of attacks in the past 15 years, including the 2002 Bali bombings that killed 202 people, mostly foreign tourists. German hostage beheaded by Philippine Islamists
A Philippine police report said Mr Kantner had been killed in the Indanan area of southern Sulu province on Sunday afternoon. The same couple were abducted by Somali pirates and held hostage for 58 days off the Gulf of Aden in 2008. Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD) is an umbrella organization that Indonesian authorities estimate includes hundreds of “Islamic State” (IS) sympathizers in Indonesia.Anton Charliyan, the local police chief said that everyone was evacuated from the building. Other recent attacks have killed only the perpetrators or been foiled by counterterrorism police, including a December plot to bomb a guard-changing ceremony at the presidential palace, a popular attraction in Jakarta.The low-explosive bomb exploded about 50 meters (55 yards) from the municipal building. Kyle Lowry to undergo wrist surgery, targets return for playoffs
Lowry injured his wrist in a February 15 victory over the Charlotte Hornets, the team’s final game before the All-Star break. Coach Dwane Casey said he is unsure how long Kyle Lowry (wrist) is going to be out, but that “it’s not a one-day thing”. The eyewitnesses said the driver of the motorcycle rode off, while his passenger ran into a nearby government building.No one was injured in the explosion but police say the two suspects involved are linked to a terrorist network. Makes It Official … Get Your Wall Bids Ready!
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