Story: Terrorism and counter-terrorism

The Bali bombing, 12 October 2002

This is New Zealand news coverage of the 12 October 2002 bombing in Bali, Indonesia. When terrorists exploded a bomb in the Sari Club, a popular tourist venue at Kuta, 202 people from 24 countries were killed, including 88 Australians and 13 Indonesians. Three New Zealanders were killed: Jared Gane, Mark Parker and Jamie Wellington.

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Lance Beath, 'Terrorism and counter-terrorism - New Zealand in the ‘War on Terror’', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 March 2024)

Story by Lance Beath, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Sep 2021