epa05101277 A handout picture provieded by the Indonesian Presidential Palace shows Indonesia President, Joko Widodo (C-L, white shirt) visiting the blast site near a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia, 14 January 2016. At least seven people, including five suspected attackers, died in bomb blasts and gunfire in the centre of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, police said, in what the country’s president described as an act of terrorism. The assailants struck outside a Starbucks cafe and a police post near the well-known Sarinah shopping complex. Indonesia has faced problems in recent years with extremist violence, often linked to Islamist groups, and it is estimated that hundreds of Indonesians have joined the Islamic State group in the Middle East. EPA/PRESIDENTIAL PALACE/HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

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