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Indonesia's most wanted Islamist militant killed: police

Sulawesi police carrying body bags, one of which is believed to contain the remains of Santoso. The extremist was killed alongside one other militant in Tambarana village in Poso district.


INDONESIA'S most wanted Muslim extremist has been killed in a firefight with troops, police said on Tuesday, ending a years-long hunt for the Islamic State (IS) group supporter.

Santoso, the leader of the Eastern Indonesia Mujahideen, was shot dead on Monday on mountainous...