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Bali bombing terror mastermind to be freed from prison

A radical Indonesian cleric once convicted for masterminding the 2002 Bali bombing terrorist attack will be released from prison on medical grounds, a decision that appears to be influenced by upcoming presidential and legislative elections. Abu Bakar Bashir, 81, was the reputed spiritual leader of the Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) terror network, which was blamed for […]