Massive Blasts, Gunfire Rock Shopping District in Jakarta
Seven people were killed amid several explosions and gunshots on Thursday in Jakarta, Indonesia, police said.
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Workers run as they are evacuated from their office at Thamrin business district in Jakarta. Several explosions went off and gunfire broke out in the center of the Indonesian capital. Police said they suspected a suicide bomber was responsible for at least one of the blasts.— BEAWIHARTA / Reuters
Plainclothes police aim their handguns towards suspects outside a cafe.— BAY ISMOYO / AFP - Getty Images
Police (left) hide behind vehicles during an exchange of gunfire with suspects hiding near a Starbucks cafe.— BAY ISMOYO / AFP - Getty Images
Police officers react near the site of the blast.— DARREN WHITESIDE / Reuters
Police seal off the scene.— RONI BINTANG / EPA
Police officers take position near the site where the explosions went off.— Dita Alangkara / AP
Smoke billows from the explosions.— Christian Hubel / AP
Police chase suspects thought to be hiding at a cafe.— BAY ISMOYO / AFP - Getty Images
A policeman stands guard in front of the blast site.— Oscar Siagian / Getty Images
— Oscar Siagian / Getty Images
Policemen and ambulance arrive at Sarinah shopping mall.