Indonesian anti-riot police.(AFP Photo)
Indonesian anti-riot police.(AFP Photo)

Indonesian police kill 2 militants after raid on house in Java

Indonesian police killed two suspected Islamist militants on Sunday in a gunfight during a raid on a house in West Java, a police spokesman said.
Reuters, Jakarta | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2016 05:28 PM IST

Indonesian police killed two suspected Islamist militants on Sunday in a gunfight during a raid on a house in West Java, a police spokesman said.

Two men had been arrested in Cibinong and led police to a house at the Jatiluhur dam, national police spokesman Awi Setiyono said.

“There were two men there and there was a gunfight and we had to shoot them,” said Setiyono.

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