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Indonesian police take position behind a...Indonesian police take position behind a vehicle as they pursue suspects after a series of blasts hit the Indonesia capital Jakarta on January 14, 2016. A series of bombs killed at least three people in the Indonesian capital Jakarta on January 14, with shots fired outside a cafe as police moved in, an AFP journalist at the scene said.     AFP PHOTO / Bay ISMOYOBAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images

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Indonesian police take position behind a vehicle as they pursue suspects after a series of blasts hit the Indonesia capital Jakarta on Thursday 

A customer asks for the price of a bittergourd at Duri market on a railway track in Jakarta, on Friday. Indonesia's annual inflation rate cooled to the lowest in six years in December, which might pave the way for the central bank to cut a benchmark rate held at 7.50 percent since February 2015.

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A customer asks for the price of a bittergourd at Duri market on a railway track in Jakarta, on Friday

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung volcano spews lava and ash

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Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung volcano spews lava and ash during an eruption as it is seen from Tiga Pancur village in Karo, North Sumatra province

Mount Soputan spews ash into t...TOPSHOT - Mount Soputan spews ash into the air during an eruption seen from Silian village, Southeast Minahasa district in Northern Sulawesi  on January 5, 2016. Mount Soputan is one of the most active volcanoes in North Sulawesi and last erupted in March 2015.  AFP PHOTO / Adi DWI SATRYA / AFP / ADI DWI SATRYAADI DWI SATRYA/AFP/Getty Images

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Mount Soputan spews ash into the air during an eruption seen from Silian village, Southeast Minahasa district in Northern Sulawesi, Indonesia

Bromo Volcano eruption in Probolinggo...epa05084180 Indonesian tourists take a selfie as  Mount Bromo spews volcanic material and ash into the air during an eruption in Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia, 31 December 2015. Indonesia's Mount Bromo is on the second highest alert level as its activity has increased in the last two months.  EPA/FULLY HANDOKO

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Indonesian tourists take a selfie as Mount Bromo spews volcanic material and ash into the air during an eruption in Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia 

Mount Bromo spews volcanic material and ash into the air during an eruption in Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia 15 December 2015.

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Mount Bromo spews volcanic material and ash into the air during an eruption in Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia on Tuesday

An Indonesian man dressed as a plant to increase peoples' awareness of the environment shows his inked finger after voting in the country's first nationwide regional elections, in Surabaya

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An Indonesian man dressed as a plant, to increase peoples’ awareness of the environment, shows his inked finger after voting in the country’s first nationwide regional elections, in Surabaya

Papuan activists clash with riot police officers during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Hundreds of activists staged a rally supporting the free Papua separatist movement.

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Papuan activists clash with riot police officers during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Hundreds of activists staged a rally supporting the free Papua separatist movement

An Indonesian scavenger collects recyclable materials at a dumpsite in Marelan, Medan, North Sumatra Province, Indonesia, on Monday. The United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP21, runs from happening from 30 November to 11 December in Paris, with the overall goal of agreeing on a plan to limit the global temperature warming to two degrees Celsius above its current level.

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An Indonesian scavenger collects recyclable materials at a dumpsite in Marelan, Medan, North Sumatra Province, Indonesia, on Monday

Labour Protest in Jakarta...epa05003108 Indonesian workers stands near barbed wire during a rally outside the Presidential Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, 30 October 2015. Thousands of workers staged a rally urging the government to improve working conditions and protest against job cuts.

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Indonesian workers stands near barbed wire during a rally outside the Presidential Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. Thousands of workers staged a rally urging the government to improve working conditions and protest against job cuts 

Motorists ride on a road as thick haze from forest fires shroud the city in Palangkaraya, Central Borneo, Indonesia, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. The haze has blanketed parts of western Indonesia for about two months and affected neighboring countries like Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand

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Motorists ride on a road as thick haze from forest fires shroud the city in Palangkaraya, Central Borneo, Indonesia, Tuesday. The haze has blanketed parts of western Indonesia for about two months and affected neighboring countries like Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand

Indonesian people look at two dead whale sharks in Surabaya on Monday, after they were accidentally snared by fishermen. Indonesia in 2013 declared the whale shark a protected species, including it in the International Union for Conservation of Natures red list of threatened species. Despite their mammoth size, these docile sharks, the largest fish in the sea, are filter feeders and are harmless to humans

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Indonesian people look at two dead whale sharks in Surabaya on Monday, after they were accidentally snared by fishermen. Indonesia in 2013 declared the whale shark a protected species, including it in the International Union for Conservation of Natures red list of threatened species

A shoe seller waits for customers at a market in Bogor, Indonesia

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A shoe seller waits for customers at a market in Bogor, Indonesia

Students walk along a street as they are released from school to return home earlier due to the haze in Jambi, Indonesia's Jambi province, September 29, 2015 in this picture taken by Antara Foto. Indonesia has sent nearly 21,000 personnel to fight forest fires raging in its northern islands, the disaster management agency said on Tuesday, but smoke cloaks much of the region with pollution readings in the "very unhealthy" region in neighboring Singapore

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Students walk along a street as they are released from school to return home earlier due to the haze in Jambi, Indonesia’s Jambi province, Tuesday. Indonesia has sent nearly 21,000 personnel to fight forest fires raging in its northern islands

An Indonesian mother tends to her daught...An Indonesian mother tends to her daughter as a preacher speaks during the Eid Al-Adha festival at the Al-Azhar mosque in Jakarta on September 24, 2015. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and in commemoration of Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God.  AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRYADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indonesian mother tends to her daughter during the Eid Al-Adha festival at the Al-Azhar mosque in Jakarta. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.

An Indonesian man stands next to a mosque in the village of Tiga Serangkai in Karo, North Sumatra on Wednesday, as mount Sinabung spews volcanic ash in the distance. Sinabung is one of 129 active volcanoes in Indonesia, which sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, a belt of seismic activity running around the basin of the Pacific Ocean

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An Indonesian man stands next to a mosque in the village of Tiga Serangkai in Karo, North Sumatra on Wednesday, as mount Sinabung spews volcanic ash in the distance

A mother adjusts her daughter's mask as they head home from school in Kertapati district in Palembang, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The worsening haze across northern Indonesia, neighbouring Singapore and parts of Malaysia forced some schools to close and airlines to delay flights this week, while Indonesia ordered a crackdown on lighting fires to clear forested land.

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A mother adjusts her daughter’s mask as they head home from school in Kertapati district in Palembang, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. The worsening haze across northern Indonesia, neighbouring Singapore and parts of Malaysia forced some schools to close and airlines to delay flights this week, while Indonesia ordered a crackdown on lighting fires to clear forested land.

Muslim students pray for rain to put out the fires which enveloped the region at Palembang 1 senior high school in Palembang, South Sumatra...Muslim students pray for rain to put out the fires which enveloped the region at Palembang 1 senior high school in Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia, September 17, 2015 in this photo taken by Antara Foto.  A Malaysian company is among more than 20 firms under investigation by Indonesian authorities in connection with forest fires that have caused a haze to engulf large parts of Southeast Asia, an Indonesian minister said on Wednesday. The worsening smog across northern Indonesia, neighbouring Singapore and parts of Malaysia forced some schools to close and airlines to delay flights this week, while Indonesia ordered a crackdown on lighting fires to clear forested land

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Muslim students pray for rain to put out the fires which enveloped the region at Palembang 1 senior high school in Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday

Indonesian workers shout slogans during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Thousands of factory workers staged the rally in the capital to protest against outsourcing and low wages

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Indonesian workers shout slogans during a rally in Jakarta, Indonesia on Tuesday. Thousands of factory workers staged the rally in the capital to protest against outsourcing and low wages

A municipal police officer throws a stone back at protesting residents of Kampung Pulo after clashes erupted during an eviction in Jakarta

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A municipal police officer throws a stone back at protesting residents of Kampung Pulo after clashes erupted during an eviction in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday.