DENPASAR, Indonesia — Indonesia’s counterterrorism squad has arrested two suspected militants accused of plotting an attack on police on the tourist island of Bali, police said Saturday.

Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said the man and his son were arrested Thursday, just hours after a militant attacked Indonesia’s security minister with a knife in Banten province in western Indonesia.

Widjaja said the two had confessed to planning to attack police with a bayonet.

He said police were tipped about their whereabouts after interrogating suspects who were arrested on suspicion of links to Jamaah…



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