Chasing the Elusive Militant in Indonesia: The Wonosobo raid to capture Noordin M Top
Date of Issue2006-05-04
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
On 29 April, Indonesia security forces stormed a house in Wonosobo, Central Java after putting it under surveillance since 3am. The police order on the inhabitants to surrender was met with gunfire. After an hour-long gunfight, the resistance ended with two suspects dead and one captured. There were no police fatalities.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 032-06
Nanyang Technological University