Bali bomb-maker Dulmatin may be dead
If this pans out to be true, it will be widely and rightfully celebrated.
Indonesian police yesterday shot dead a ”big name” suspected terrorist and are seeking confirmation whether he is Dulmatin, a key figure in the Bali bombings in 2002.
I have so much respect for the INP and General Tito Karnavian, who is not only a lovely man but one of the best specialists on radicalization trajectories. I learnt a lot from him.
See also Jakarta Post reporting:
The suspects, one of them a woman, were gunned down during raids on Jl. Siliwangi and Jl. Setiabudi in Pamulang in South Tangerang.
“They supplied weapons and financial aid to the terrorist group in Aceh,” Edward told a press conference in Jakarta.