5 attackers, 2 civilians dead in Jakarta attacks
14 January 2016, 12:49
Jakarta - Five attackers and two civilians, one of them a Dutch citizen, were killed on Thursday as gunfire and explosions rocked the Indonesian capital Jakarta, a minister said.
"Five terrorists are dead," Security Minister Luhut Panjaitan told reporters at the scene.
He said one Dutch citizen was killed and one Indonesian civilian.
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Police earlier said at least two suicide bombers were among the attackers and at least two others were killed in a shootout with police.
Jakarta police spokesman Muhammad Iqbal added that five police personnel, one foreign civilian and four Indonesian civilians were injured.
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