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At least seven people killed, including civilians and terrorists, officials say

By Ben Otto and
Resty Woro Yuniar
Updated Jan. 14, 2016 10:33 a.m. ET
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JAKARTA, Indonesia—Multiple blasts and gunfire jolted the Indonesian capital Thursday in what officials said were coordinated Islamic State-linked terror attacks, killing seven and shattering a relatively peaceful period.

The extremist group claimed responsibility for the attacks in an official Arabic-language statement distributed to its social media accounts, according to the SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors global jihadist activity.

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