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A spokesman for Indonesia's immigration authorities said that Manchester-born Tazneem Miriam Sailar's planned deportation would be 'facilitated' by the British embassy.

US military prosecutors filed charges against an Indonesian Islamic extremist and two others in the 2002 Bali bombings and 2003 Jakarta attacks.

Indonesia to free cleric linked to <em>Bali</em> bombing

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Indonesia to free cleric linked to Bali bombing

A radical cleric linked to Indonesia's worst terror attack was freed from prison.

Indonesia jails leaders of Al-Qaeda-linked extremist group

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Indonesia jails leaders of Al-Qaeda-linked extremist group

The court said Wijayanto, 56, who took over JI's top job in 2009, recruited Indonesians to fight and train with groups, including an Al-Qaeda ...

Indonesia intensifies security after IS-linked attack

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Indonesia intensifies security after IS-linked attack

Indonesian authorities have stepped up security measures after a senior government minister was hospitalised after being stabbed in the stomach.

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IS extremist suspected of executing 100 people captured

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces have captured Anwar Haddouchi, an Islamic State extremist suspected of executing over 100 people and planning attacks in Paris and Brussels.

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Wife, child of Indonesian militant die in suicide blast

The wife of a detained Indonesian militant blew herself up during a police raid on her home, killing herself and her child.

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SDF detains 63 suspected IS militants in Syria raid

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said it detained 63 suspected militants in the Syrian city of Raqqa on Thursday.

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Indonesia backtracks on release of Bali bombing-linked cleric

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has reversed a controversial decision to unconditionally release an ageing radical cleric, saying that he must ...

Indonesia to review release of <em>Bali</em> bombers' 'spiritual leader'

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Indonesia to review release of Bali bombers' 'spiritual leader'

Indonesia's government has said it is reviewing a decision to release radical cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir following local and international ...

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IS attack kills 12 SDF fighters in east Syria

The Islamic State group killed 12 Syrian Democratic Forces fighters in a surprise attack from the jihadists' holdout in eastern Syria.

Indonesia jails IS-linked bomb mastermind for nine years

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Indonesia jails IS-linked bomb mastermind for nine years

Jakarta twin bombing mastermind Kiki Muhamad Iqbal has been sentenced to nine years in prison for his role in the attack that killed three ...

IS suspect shot dead in Indonesia following bomb attack

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IS suspect shot dead in Indonesia following bomb attack

The threat of Islamic State group militancy hung over Indonesia again, as a suspected militant linked to the extremists was shot dead following ...

Suicide attack on Indonesian police station injures officer

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Suicide attack on Indonesian police station injures officer

A suicide bomber riding a motorbike blew himself up in an attack on an Indonesian police station on Tuesday, leaving one officer injured.

Sakdiyah Ma'ruf: Extinguishing extremism with laughter

Fred Searle

Sakdiyah Ma'ruf: Extinguishing extremism with laughter

Muslim stand-up comedian Sakdiyah Ma'ruf uses humour to speak out against extremism and advocate women's rights, stirring controversy and even ...

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IS militants 'digging in' around Raqqa to defend 'capital'

Around Islamic States' self-declared 'capital' Raqqa, activists say militants are panicking in preparation for an assault on its territories by Kurdish-rebel forces after enduring days of heavy bombing.

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