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Purchase of weapons by BIN lawful: House

Senin, 25 Sep 2017 20:44 WIB

JAKARTA -- The purchase of arms by the State Intelligence (BIN) is lawful and based on rules as it had used money from the state budget (APBN), a legislator said. "The purchase is valid...

Wiranto invites TNI, Police to discuss import of weapons

Jumat, 06 Okt 2017 18:22 WIB

JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto held a coordination meeting with all related institutions to discuss the regulation on purchase of weapons, on Friday (October 6/).  The State Intelligence...

Joint team inspects consignment of imported weapons: Police

Rabu, 04 Okt 2017 18:20 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesian Police spokesman Inspector General Setyo Wasisto confirmed that a joint inter-departmental team checked the imported weapons and ammunition held at a warehouse in Soekarno Hatta International Airport and refuted claims...

TNI chief refuses to comment on illegal weapons procurement

Senin, 25 Sep 2017 21:48 WIB

JAKARTA -- TNI Commander General Gatot Nurmantyo stated he never revealed that there are other institutions planned to bring 5,000 weapons illegally to Indonesia. "I have never had a press release, I just told...

Military chief has clarified on firearms procurement issue: Jokowi

Rabu, 27 Sep 2017 21:08 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has confirmed that General Gatot Nurmantyo tendered an explanation on the issue of firearms procurement. "(We) had met last night after returning from Bali. The commander had...

Las Vegas gunman stockpiles weapons over decades

Jumat, 06 Okt 2017 01:48 WIB

LAS VEGAS -- The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history stockpiled weapons and ammunition over decades, and meticulously planned the attack,...

Rockets hit Damascus airport area in probable Israeli attack

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 21:03 WIB

BEIRUT -- Two rockets struck near Damascus airport at dawn on Friday, Lebanese TV station al-Mayadeen reported, an attack it said had probably been carried out by Israeli warplanes from outside Syria's borders. Al-Mayadeen...

North Korea to continue nuclear test for self-defence: RIA

Sabtu, 21 Okt 2017 06:45 WIB

MOSCOW -- A North Korean diplomat said on Friday that Pyongyang intended to continue its nuclear testing programme in the interests of self-defence and accused U.S. President Donald Trump of playing "nuclear football," the...

National Police use different rules: TNI

Selasa, 10 Okt 2017 21:42 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Head of Information Center (Kapuspen) Indonesian Military (TNI) Maj. Gen. Wuryanto said as many as 5.932 bullets of 40 millimeter caliber imported by National Police did not have a legal umbrella.  According to...

Perusahaan Jerman Hentikan Penjualan Senjata Ke Israel

Sabtu, 23 Sep 2017 11:28 WIB

BERLIN -- Pabrik senjata Jerman Heckler & Koch telah menghentikan penjualan senjata ke negara-negara korup termasuk Israel, Mesir, Arab Saudi dan Uni Emirat Arab. Jerusalem Post melaporkan, Rabu (20/9), perusahaan tersebut membuat keputusan karena...

Police refuse to give more detail on firearms procurement

Selasa, 03 Okt 2017 17:50 WIB

JAKARTA -- Police refused to give more statements related to firearms shipment arrived in Soekarno-Hatta International Airport on last Friday (September 29) night, since it could cause a new polemic.  "I do not want...

BNPT reports spike in cases of ISIS-affiliated terrorism financing

Rabu, 27 Sep 2017 22:37 WIB

JAKARTA -- The number of cases of terrorism funding affiliated to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has continued to increase since 2014, according to the National Counterterrorism Board...

Trump to add sanctions on North Korea

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 02:16 WIB

NEW YORK -- U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States will add more sanctions against North Korea, while U.S. allies have called for enforcing existing international sanctions as the best...

Seorang Mahasiswa Tembak Mati Polisi

Selasa, 10 Okt 2017 20:18 WIB

TEXAS -- Beberapa pejabat mengatakan, seorang mahasiswa menembak seorang petugas polisi sampai mati di Texas Tech University di Lubbock, Senin, (9/10). Akibat penembakan tersebut universitas tersebut ditutup sebelum tersangka ditangkap. Juru Bicara Texas Tech...

Mahasiswa Texas Tembak Mati Petugas Polisi

Selasa, 10 Okt 2017 11:45 WIB

LUBBOCK -- Seorang mahasiswa menembak mati seorang petugas polisi kampus di Texas Tech University di Lubbock pada Senin (9/10). Penembakan itu memaksa seluruh kampus untuk ditutup sementara sampai beberapa polisi berhasil menangkap tersangka.Sejumlah...