Indonesian police on Wednesday shot useless a Daesh/ISIS terrorist who tried to assault nationwide police headquarters within the capital Jakarta.
Footage from the incident at round four.30 p.m. native time (0930GMT) went viral, exhibiting a girl in a blue veil and lengthy black garments pointing a gun at cops earlier than falling to police gunfire within the car parking zone.
“The attacker is a ‘lone wolf’ who believes in ‘Islamic State’ [Daesh/ISIS] ideology,” Police Chief Listyo Sigit Prabowo advised a press convention.
The 25-year-old lady, recognized as Z.A., entered police headquarters via the again gate, walked in the direction of the principle gate, after which shot at officers a number of instances. Nonetheless, the police escaped unharmed.
Hours earlier than the assault she had posted a Daesh/ISIS flag on social media, based on Prabowo.
Police additionally discovered a farewell letter written to her dad and mom.
The incident occurred simply three days after a suicide bomber focused a church in Makassar, injuring at the very least 20 individuals.
The newlywed couple who attacked the church belonged to pro-Daesh/ISIS extremist group Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), which carried out lethal suicide bombings in church buildings and a police station in East Java in 2018.
*Writing by Maria Elisa Hospita