Muslim insurgents in Thailand's troubled southern Muslim provinces launched a series of similarly timed reprisal attacks.
Five Thai soldiers were killed Sunday in two attacks blamed on Muslim insurgents, police said.
An Indonesian judge Monday sentenced two leaders of the Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist organization to 15 years in prison.
An accused terrorist in Indonesia told CNN Islamic militants plan more attacks against Westerners.
Indonesian police said a man arrested last weekend under an assumed name is the leader of the al-Qaida-linked Jemaah Islamiyah terror group.
Indonesia continues to grapple with indigenous offshoots of al-Qaida.
A leader of the radical Islamist group Jemaah Islamiyah who once lived in Australia has been found on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. Abdul Rahman Ayub allegedly is involved in training terrorists on Mindanao, The Australian reported Friday.
Militant Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Bashir faced trial in Jakarta Thursday, accused of inciting the 2002 Bali bombings and the 2003 JW Marriott Hotel bombing.
Abu Rusdan, an alleged Indonesian leader of Jemaah Islamiyah, was sentenced Wednesday in Jakarta to 42 months in prison for aiding suspected terrorists.
A group of Islamic boarding schools in Indonesia are being called the "Ivy League" of terrorist training.