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Jakarta Metro Police heightens security at 4 principal churches for Reliable Friday

The Jakarta Metro Police will prioritize escalating security measures at four churches all over the capital all over Reliable Friday mass following the suicide bombing in Makassar, South Sulawesi and attack at the Nationwide Police HQ in South Jakarta the day before this day night time. The four churches are Central Jakarta’s St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, or Jakarta Cathedral, in Sawah Besar and Immanuel Church in Gambir, as well to West Jakarta’s Petojo Batak Church (HKBP) in Grogol Petamburan and Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Taman Sari. “These four principal churches shall be our priorities, with 155 personnel securing every church,” Jakarta Metro Police spokesman Yusri Yunus told reporters this day. Yusri said the Jakarta Metro Police will deploy mo...

Metro Manila under ‘lockdown’

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, March 12, placed the total Metro Manila under "community quarantine" for 30 days as he licensed the advice to bewitch the alert stage for Covid-19 to Code Crimson sub-stage 2.The community quarantine, which is known as a lockdown, will launch at hour of darkness of March 15, 2020 and final till slow evening of April 14, 2020, Duterte stated in a message broadcast from Malacañang around 9 p.m. Thursday. "For (Metro) Manila, ayaw naming gamitin 'yan pero.. kasi takot kayo sabihin lockdown however it completely's a lockdown. There may perchance be no longer any fight of energy here. Walang away dito. Walang gyera. It's factual a topic of defending and defending you from Covid-19," the President stated.Native government units (LGUs) exteri...