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28 February 2011

Jakarta Globe

From petty crime to armed robbery to major terrorism operations, the increasing use of illicit firearms in Indonesia has reached a level that security experts warn must be addressed. Recent high-profile cases point to the trend. Last month, police arrested a man for firing a gun at a TransJakarta bus in a road-rage incident in North Jakarta; armed robbers held up a businessman for Rp 100 million ($11,300), also in Jakarta; and police confiscated seven rifles from... (

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