The standoff in Mako Brimob that began on Tuesday (May 8) evening ended in the early morning of Thursday (May 10). President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo gave a brief statement, but prior to that, early in the morning after the Police had successfully regained control of the captured prison block, the Deputy Police Chief Syafruddin had already announced the end of the standoff. After Syafruddin made his announcement it was the Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law and Security Wiranto’s turn. He gave his press briefing with the Military Commander Hadi Tjahjanto, the Chief of Intelligence (BIN) Budi Gunawan, the Commander of the Mobile Brigade (Brimob) Rudi Sufahriadi, and the Chief of the Counter-Terrorism Agency (BNPT) Suhardi Alius announcing the end of the drama, while making a very interesting statement.To subscribe please click here