15 Apr '11, 12pm

Suicide attack wounds 26 in #indonesia

Suicide attack wounds 26 in #indonesia

JAKARTA : A suicide bomber wounded at least 26 people when he struck a prayer room in an Indonesian police compound in the first suicide attack on a mosque in the country, police said. The bomber began the Friday prayers along with other worshippers, and was killed immediately in the explosion at around 12:15 pm (0515 GMT) at police headquarters in the city of Cirebon, West Java province, they said. The blast appeared to mark a return of major terror attacks to Indonesia after almost two years, and followed a series of arrests of suspected extremists. "The blast occurred at the beginning of the Friday prayer," Indonesian police spokesman Anton Bachrul Alam said. "The man was praying in the third row. Suddenly there was a blast," an eyewitness named Anton was quoted as saying by Detik news website. The explosion injured several local police officers, including the Cirebon p...

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