Sarinah shopping center - updates

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ISIS claims attacks on Indonesian capital

Jan 14, 2016 - 7:09 PM

4th Update ISIS claimed responsibility saying that the attack was carried out by soldiers of the caliphate who targeted a gathering of citizens from the crusader coalition referring to the US led alliance combating the jihadists

ATTACK ON INDONESIAN CAPITAL. A general view shows people gathering at the scene of a bomb blast in Jakarta, Indonesia, 14 January 2016. Photo by Roni Bintang/EPA

Starbucks closing Jakarta stores 'until further notice' – statement

Jan 14, 2016 - 3:33 PM

Starbucks Indonesia: This store and all other Starbucks stores in Jakarta will remain closed out of an abundance of caution until further notice

Plainclothes police aim their handguns towards suspects outside a cafe after a series of blasts hit the Indonesia capital Jakarta on January 14, 2016. Bay Ismoyo/AFP

ISIS issued cryptic warning ahead of Jakarta attacks

Jan 14, 2016 - 3:14 PM

National police spokesman Anton Charliyan says it is not clear yet which group carried out what the Indonesian president has termed acts of terror

Police (L) hide behind vehicles during an exchange of gunfire with suspects hiding near a Starbucks cafe when another blast happens in Jakarta on January 14, 2016. Bay Ismoyo/AFP

7 dead as blasts hit Jakarta

Jan 14, 2016 - 12:17 PM

UPDATED The attacks revive fears that home grown extremists bloodied on the battlefields of the Middle East with the Islamic State ISIS group could have brought their jihad home

OFF LIMITS. A general view shows a police cordon sealing off the scene of a bomb blast in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 14, 2016. Roni Bintang/EPA