Jump to content

- - - - -

Suspected terrorists killed by Police in Bali

  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 Drew


    The Controller

  • Video Expert
  • 10706 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:GPS is not reliable in South East Asian seas

Posted 19 March 2012 - 01:41 AM

In a surprise operation, Indonesian police killed 5 suspected terrorists in 2 separate incidents, including one in popular Sanur. The terrorists were plotting to attack a Seminyak bar called La Vida Loca.


As a result, security is up in the big touristy areas. Apparently the suspects were "fund-raising" by robbery.


"Journalism is what someone else does not want printed, everything else is public relations."

"I was born not knowing, and have only had a little time to change that here and there.

#2 gee13


    Wolf Eel

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 133 posts

Posted 19 March 2012 - 04:52 AM

There were some heightened roadblocks by police when we were there 2 weeks back. They were from the trg group. Must explain it then.

#3 dirtydave



  • Member
  • Pip
  • 40 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Papua Indonesia

Posted 21 March 2012 - 02:46 AM

What a shame? Too bad they can only die once.

#4 MikeVeitch


    1.7kbps Manta Boy

  • Senior Moderator
  • 6298 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:In Bali, Indonesia but from Vancouver, BC
  • Interests:Teaching Underwater Photography

Posted 23 March 2012 - 12:35 AM

Yikes, I know that bar.. in a very popular area..

Join us for an Underwater Photography Workshop in the Lembeh Strait at NAD Lembeh with Doug Sloss in 2018
Blog and Photo Archive/Portfolio Site www.mikeveitchblog.com
Learn underwater photography in the ultimate classroom, Bali! or join us on a trip www.underwatertribe.com and www.baliuwphoto.com

Join us for a trip in Indonesia in Komodo or Raja Ampat