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Indonesia Battles Islamic State Recruitment

Indonesia says it is continuing its efforts to prevent more of its citizens from joining the Islamic State militants. An official at the Terrorism Management National Agency, Wawan Purwanto, told VOA that 300 citizens had joined the radical group so far, with 60 reported dead. He said their ages ranged from 17 to 25 and that they were from various parts of Indonesia.   He said they were all recruited by IS sympathizers in Indonesia who have been categorized as...

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