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Indonesian women taking growing role in violent extremism: report

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 05:50

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Dian Yulia Novi is one of two former domestic workers who allegedly volunteered to become suicide bombers in Jakarta and Bali. This photo was taken Dec 11, 2016.

Jakarta

INDONESIAN women are taking on a more active role in violent extremism, with some seeking to become Islamic State (IS) group suicide bombers, a leading security think tank has warned.

The growing problem was highlighted after the arrest in December of two women with links

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