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The women who seek meaning in terrorism

  • Fitriani and Alif Satria

Jakarta | Thu, May 17 2018 | 01:02 am

PREMIUM After the riot and partial occupation of the Mobile Brigade headquarters (Mako Brimob) detention center by a group of Islamic State (IS)-affiliated terrorist detainees last week, IS Telegram groups have been filled with constant calls to awaken sleeping terrorist cells to conduct further attacks against “thogut”, a code for Indonesian police.

The calls were answered eagerly. For five c...