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Death sentence for Indonesian terrorist mastermind

JAKARTA (UCAN): The South Jakarta District Court in Indonesia sentenced Aman Abdurrahman, a Muslim cleric, to death for a series planning a deadly series of attacks in Indonesia, including a bomb attack and shootout in Jakarta in January 2016 that killed eight people and an attack against the Batak Society Christian Church of Oikumene in Samarinda, East Kalimantan in November 2017 that killed four people.
Abdurrahman is the founder of a local terror group called Jamaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), which pledged allegiance to the so-called Islamic State.

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