HNW Questions the Role of Densus 88 Regarding Papuan KKB, Public: Only for Radical Kadrun


Deputy Chairman of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) Hidayat Nur Wahid also spoke about the news that the Armed Criminal Group (KKB) attacked the Suru-suru Koramil, Papua.


In a tweet that he uploaded on his Twitter account, Hidayat Nur Wahid explained that on Saturday morning (20/11/2021), the KKB attacked the Suru-suru Koramil, Papua and killed one TNI soldier.


“Saturday morning, 20/11/2021, KKB attacked the Suru-suru Koramil, Yahokimo, Papua, 1 TNI soldier died, Danramil was injured,” Hidayat Nur Wahid said in a tweet.


He further explained that the Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs (Menkopolhukam) Mahfud MD called the KKB in Papua a terrorist organization.


“We are grieving again, victims have fallen again by the KKB attack in Papua which the Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs calls a terrorist organization. What is the role of Densus 88?,” he continued.


In response to the tweet, several netizens wrote comments. Some of them highlighted Hidayat Nur Wahid’s question regarding the role of Densus 88 in handling Papuan KKB.


“There is no connection with Densus 88 boss. Densus is only for Radicals,” commented one netizen.


“There is already a combination of TNI and Polri there who are hunting for it, so that Densus 88 concentrates on eliminating terrorists here,” said another netizen.


Launching from — network, Densus 88 Anti-terror Police was formed as an anti-terror unit that has the ability to eradicate every act of terrorism in the country.


Representatives of Detachment 88 Anti-terror Pori also exist in all provinces in Indonesia, which are called the National Police Anti-terror Detachment 88 Task Force.


The National Police’s Anti-terror Detachment 88 Task Force has the function of detecting the activities of terrorists in each region, as well as arresting perpetrators of terrorism crimes that could damage the integrity and security of the Republic of Indonesia.