Flyers and letters warning that bomb attacks will be carried out at a number of locations in Batam and Bintan in the Riau archipelago have surfaced, an Indonesian news website has reported.
Text messages with the warning have been circulating and photos of the purported flyer have appeared on social media, but it is not known whether or not they are a hoax.
According to Batam Today, the flyers claim that attacks would occur at the Batam Center Ferry Terminal and Nagoya on the island of Batam, as well as Bintan Telani and Tanjung Pinang on the island of Bintan.
The attacks are reportedly meant to target travelers from Johor and Singapore. Read more