31 Mar '11, 1pm

Indonesian terror suspect shot, hurt during arrest: ISLAMABAD - THE main Indonesian suspect in the 2002 Bali bom...

ISLAMABAD - THE main Indonesian suspect in the 2002 Bali bombings that killed 202 people was shot and wounded by security forces who arrested him in Pakistan, an Indonesian official said on Thursday. Umar Patek, a deputy commander of Al-Qaeda's Southeast Asian affiliate Jemaah Islamiyah, was arrested in Pakistan on Jan 25 after a tip from the CIA, Pakistani and Indonesian security officials have said. He was in a firefight that broke out during his arrest, Sutanto, head of Indonesia's intelligence agency, told reporters in Jakarta. One of the officers was also hurt, he said. Pakistan will provide Indonesian consular officials access to Patek so they can confirm his identity, said Pakistan's Foreign Ministry spokesman, Tehmina Janjua, during her weekly press briefing Thursday. The arrest of Patek, who has a US$1 million (S$1.3 million) American price tag on his head, ends a...

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