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'There was a very loud noise'

At least nine people, including some foreigners, have been killed in two bomb blasts at luxury hotels in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, police say.

One explosion hit the Ritz-Carlton, ripping off its facade, and the other the Marriott Hotel.

Guests at the hotels have spoken of the moment the bombs hit.


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