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Foreign Secretary statement on terrorist attacks in Jakarta

Philip Hammond condemns terrorist attacks in Indonesia

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The Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond, said:

My thoughts are with the victims and their families. The UK utterly condemns these senseless acts of violence. We will continue to provide support and assistance to the Government of Indonesia as they work to defeat those who plan and perpetrate these acts of terror.

We advise British Nationals in Jakarta and elsewhere in Indonesia to maintain vigilance and monitor FCO travel advice, local media and to follow the advice of local security authorities.

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Published 14 January 2016