West Java Indonesia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on West Java Indonesia


Police hostage crisis at Indonesia jail ends – officials

May 10, 2018 - 9:48 PM

In the pre-dawn operation, 145 prisoners "surrendered unconditionally" and the hostage was released with no further casualties reported, said Chief Security Minister Wiranto

IT'S OVER. This handout photo released by Indonesia's National Police and taken on May 9, 2018 shows a prisoner (center) surrendering to police (in foreground) after a riot at the Mobile Police Brigade headquarters in Depok, West Java. Handout/National Police/AFP

Four dead, nine missing following Indonesian landslide

May 06, 2015 - 1:42 PM

A landslide triggered by a pipeline explosion engulfed eight homes and trapped villagers in a West Java village

Tim SAR menyelamatkan korban longsor di Banjarnegara, Jawa Tengah, pada 13 Desember 2014 (Foto: AFP)