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Indonesian president cuts short trip to return to capital after attack

Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 13:53
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Indonesian President Joko Widodo cut short a trip to central Java on Thursday to return to Jakarta after militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the centre of the capital.

[JAKARTA] Indonesian President Joko Widodo cut short a trip to central Java on Thursday to return to Jakarta after militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the centre of the capital.

The president urged Indonesians not to speculate over who was behind the attacks that have killed at least six people.

REUTERS