Sun, 28 Oct 2012 03:00:00 GMT | By IANS

Indonesia unearths plot to attack US embassy

Jakarta: Indonesian Police have arrested 11 suspected terrorists for planning to attack the American embassy and other foreign targets in the country.


Indonesia unearths plot to attack US embassy (© Reuters)

The suspects were arrested in Madiun, Solo, Bogor and Jakarta cities of Indonesian island of Java, police spokesperson Suhardi Alius said on Saturday.

Their targets included US and Australian embassies in Jakarta, US consulate in Surabaya, office of an American mining company and a police headquarters, Xinhua reported.

Explosives and a bomb assembling manual were confiscated from their hideouts.

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