2019-11-13: On Wednesday (13 November), at about 08:45 a.m. (local time) there was a suicide attack in the city of Medan on the island of Sumatra. One person died and six others were injured.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.