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Santoso funeral highlights high number of sympathizers

  • Ruslan Sangadji

    The Jakarta Post

Palu | Tue, July 26 2016 | 07:21 am

PREMIUM The fact that the funeral of chief terrorist Santoso, alias Abu Wardah, on Saturday was attended by thousands of people, several of whom brandished Islamic State (IS) movement flags has highlighted the size of his following.

Santoso, the leader of the Eastern Indonesia Mujahidin (MIT) terrorist group, was killed in a gun battle with security personnel last Monday.

Residents were see...