Rumored leader of new attacks is killed PDF  | Print |  Email

Incident Type: Police/military action

Date: October 18, 2003

Location: Pawaru village, Morowali District

Actors: Militants, security forces

Event: Rachmat Seba alias Romo (38) rumoured to be the leader of the attackers responsible for recent violence in Morowali and Poso districts, is killed by a joint military and police force.

Four others are arrested in the same raid: H bin Tg, R bin HMA(23), SAK (21), and AB (40). During the raid, the joint team of military and police forces seized two M-16 rifles with two magazines and 206 bullets, and another SKS rifle with one magazine and twenty bullets.

 Source: ICG Report 2004