Responding to the Radicalism Movement in Indonesia
Apr20

Responding to the Radicalism Movement in Indonesia

By: Ajeng Mufadillah)* Why Indonesia is often the target of terrorism. Why the perpetrators are actually Indonesian citizens, who are often identified in relation to particular groups? Post-reformation marked by the opening of democratic taps has become a fertile ground for the growth of radical Islamic groups. The phenomenon of radicalism among Muslims is often based on religious belief, although the originator of radicalism can be...

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Myth or Fact: Terrorism is Caused by Poverty
Sep30

Myth or Fact: Terrorism is Caused by Poverty

By: Sandy Arifin )* It can’t be denied that terrorism has many interesting aspects to be discussed. One of them is about the relationship between poverty and terrorism. Some people assume that terrorism is caused by poverty. This assumption is mostly expressed by politicians and public figures. For example, former US Secretary of State Colin Powell in 2002 had stated that the root causes of terrorism emanating from poverty, where...

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Indonesia-Russia agreed the Countermeasures Enhancement of Terrorism
Sep29

Indonesia-Russia agreed the Countermeasures Enhancement of Terrorism

By: Mohammad Irfandi )* Every country needs the Countermeasures Enhancement of Terrorism to avoid and solve the terrorism problem that has been happening in their country. The Coordinator Minister for Political, Law, and Security, Wiranto held the closed meeting with Russian Ambassador to Indonesia, Mikhail Yurievich Galuzin in Kemenko Polhukam Office in Central Jakarta on September 19, 2016. Wiranto said, both Indonesia and Russia...

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DERADICALIZATION IN INDONESIAN CONTEXT
Sep09

DERADICALIZATION IN INDONESIAN CONTEXT

By: Widya Caterine P)*  Jakarta – LPKN. The rise of terrorism can not be separated from easy access to radical ideologies. Radicalism itself can be considered as the embryo of terrorism. Therefore, the fight against terrorism (counter-terrorism), not just after a terrorist formed, but since before the terrorists embryos were formed must be eliminated. In other words all the things that can lead a person’s ideology or ideologies...

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Sinful terrorist act by the Group of Santoso
Mar22

Sinful terrorist act by the Group of Santoso

By: Amir Syahputra *) Jakarta, LPKN – Acts of terror increasingly familiar for Indonesian people recently. Some groups think radical and misunderstanding of the doctrine. Its tends to cause terror to the society. As Santoso group that since 2010 until now has not been captured by the combined forces of the government. This issue has become an National issue even international level. This Group is supported by radikal group from...

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