Terror suspect killed in fresh gunfire in Indonesia's Surabaya

A representative office in Surabaya on the horizon for Tourism Malaysia

A representative office in Surabaya on the horizon for Tourism Malaysia

Following bomb attacks on three churches in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, a fourth bomb blast near police station in East Java killed three persons late on Sunday.

"The police arrested one in Pandaan, Pasuruan District; two in Malang; and another one in Surabaya", he added. "No-one who does that can claim to be a Muslim", he said.

All told, 25 people have died since Sunday including a total of 13 militants and their children.

Christians have been targeted before by militants in Indonesia, according to the AP. The top security minister, Wiranto, who uses one name, said the government will attempt to hasten passage of an updated anti-terrorism law that has languished in parliament. At least one fatality was confirmed, but initial reports said at least seven people were dead, including four of the attackers, and that 10 people were injured, including four policemen.

The footage of Monday's attack shows the motorcycles, moving closely together, pull up alongside a vehicle and four officers manning opposite sides of the checkpoint.

Karnavian said the father of the family that carried out the church bombings was head of the Surabaya cell of Jemaah Anshorut Daulah, an Indonesian militant network affiliated with IS that has been implicated in attacks in Indonesia in the past year. At the moment of the explosion, two apparent civilians are walking into the checkpoint just meters from the motorcycles.

Four men, all members of her family, were killed in the blast, but she survived.

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"The children probably don't know what's going on or don't understand", he said.

East Java police spokesman Frans Barung Mangera said explosions took place in three churches and at least 40 people had been taken to hospital.

Purwanto said the attacks are likely linked to a riot and a 36-hour standoff at a prison near Jakarta last week, when Islamic State loyalists killed at least five security officers, according to Al-Jazeera and Reuters.

Members of Indonesia's Densus 88 counter-terror police squad assist a colleague (centre) with a blast suit as they conduct a raid on the residence where a family suspected of taking part in recent suicide bombings resided in, in Surabaya.

The families would meet at the home of father Dita Oepriarto, where the family of six orchestrated a plan to bomb Christian churches.

Before Sunday services, Oepriarto drove his wife Puji Kuswat and the couples two daughters, aged 9 and 12, were the first to carry out the attack.

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