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  • Indonesian militant Umar Patek enters the courtroom for a hearing at West Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday, June 21, 2012. Patek was sentenced to 20 years in prison for his involvement in the bombings that killed 202 people in Bali in 2002. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

    Indonesian court gives Bali bomber 20-year term

    An Indonesian militant was convicted of helping to build the massive car bomb used in the deadly 2002 Bali nightclub attacks and was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday, concluding the trial for the case's last main defendant.


  • Umar Patek, an Indonesian militant charged in the 2002 Bali terrorist attacks, arrives Feb. 13, 2012, to his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Associated Press)

    Trial opens for top suspect in 2002 Bali bombings

    The Muslim militant suspected of building the bombs used in the 2002 Bali attack went on trial Monday on terrorism charges, a year after he was captured in the same Pakistani town where Osama bin Laden was hiding.


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