Remembering Bali blast victims 14 years on

Mourners visiting the memorial for victims of the 2002 Bali bombings on the 14th anniversary of the blasts in the tourist district of Kuta near Denpasar, on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, yesterday. The blasts, blamed on the militant Jemaah Is
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Mourners visiting the memorial for victims of the 2002 Bali bombings on the 14th anniversary of the blasts in the tourist district of Kuta near Denpasar, on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, yesterday.

The blasts, blamed on the militant Jemaah Islamiah network linked to Al-Qaeda, tore apart a busy nightclub strip. A total of 202 people, including 88 Australians, were killed.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 13, 2016, with the headline 'Remembering Bali blast victims 14 years on'. Print Edition | Subscribe