Indonesia releases bombmaker in Bali attacks on parole


              FILE - Indonesian Muslim militant Umar Patek looks on during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, March 8, 2012. A bombmaker in the 2002 Bali attack that killed 202 people has walked free from an Indonesian prison Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 after serving half of a 20-year sentence, despite upsetting Australia’s leader who described him as “abhorrent.” Umar Patek, 55, whose real name is Hisyam bin Alizein, was a leading member of the al Qaida-linked network Jemaah Islamiyah. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana, File)
            
              FILE - Convicted Muslim militant Umar Patek Umar Patek pauses during the police reenactment of the scenes leading to the 2002 Bali bombing, in Denpasar, Bali Indonesia, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. A bombmaker in the 2002 Bali attack that killed 202 people has walked free from an Indonesian prison Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 after serving half of a 20-year sentence, despite upsetting Australia’s leader who described him as “abhorrent.” Umar Patek, 55, whose real name is Hisyam bin Alizein, was a leading member of the al Qaida-linked network Jemaah Islamiyah. (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati, File)
            
              File - Indonesian Muslim militant Umar Patek is escorted by prosecutors and plain-clothed police officers as he leaves the courtroom after his hearing at West Jakarta district court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Monday, May 21, 2012. A bombmaker in the 2002 Bali attack that killed 202 people has walked free from an Indonesian prison Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 after serving half of a 20-year sentence, despite upsetting Australia’s leader who described him as “abhorrent.” Umar Patek, 55, whose real name is Hisyam bin Alizein, was a leading member of the al Qaida-linked network Jemaah Islamiyah. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana, File)
Indonesia releases bombmaker in Bali attacks on parole