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JAKARTA, 14 JANUARY 2016: At around 10.50 am this morning, a suicide bomber exploded in a cafe at the crossroad of  Thamrin Road, Central Jakarta, which was followed by two further explosions within the vicinity of the crossroad. Following this, shots were fired between the terrorists and the Indonesian Police forces.    

Within half an hour after the first incident, the police were able take control over situation and by 3.00 pm the situation in the area was brought to normal.

During the police operation, all five terrorists were killed.

The incident claimed the lives of two civilians, including one foreign national (Canadian). There were also 19 civilians injured including 4 foreign nationals (Algerian, Austrian, Dutch and German). Five Police officers were also injured during their efforts to contain the terrorists.

All businesses and premises within the vicinity of the incident are expected to be fully operational and return to normal by tomorrow (15 January 2016).

The Government of the Republic of Indonesia condemns this heinous act of terror that has claimed the lives of innocent civilians and expresses its deepest condolences and sympathy for the bereaved families and victims. 

The Government of the Republic of Indonesia remains highly committed to combatting terrorism and will continue to take every effort to ensure the safety and security for all its citizens and foreign nationals in Indonesia. Moreover, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia encourages all citizens and foreign nationals to remain calm and continue with its daily activities.   

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2016114日午前1050分頃ジャカルタ中心部のタムリン通りの交差点にあるカフェで自爆テロが発生し、テロリストとインドネシア警察当局の間で銃撃戦となった。事件発生後半時間で警察当局は現場を制圧した。その結果、5人の実行犯は死亡し、現場は午後3時には平時を取り戻した。当該事件では、カナダ人を含む2名が犠牲となり、4人の外国人(アルジェリア、オーストリア、オランダ、ドイツ)を含む19名が負傷した。また、テロ制圧にあたった5名の警官も負傷した。翌15日には市民生活は平時に戻っている。インドネシア政府は、今回のテロ行為を強く非難するとともに、犠牲者の方々やご家族に深い哀悼の意を表明する。今後も、インドネシア政府は、インドネシア国民とインドネシアに居住する外国人の安全を守りテロ撲滅に尽力していくため、全ての国民と居住者には平静を保つよう求める。