Australian consulate in Indonesian city of Surabaya boosts security after threat

Police stand guard after an attack in Surabaya in May. AP: Achmad Ibrahim

SURABAYA, 24 AUGUST 2018 (REUTERS) – Australia’s consulate in the Indonesian city of Surabaya has boosted security measures after a social media post urged militant to “kill” one of its diplomats there. The scare comes just weeks after Australia opened the consulate in Indonesia’s second-biggest city. In May, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility after […]

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