Singapore strongly condemns the bombings in the vicinity of three churches in Surabaya on 13 May 2018. The heinous attacks resulted in the loss of innocent lives and caused injuries to many. Singapore expresses its deepest condolences to the bereaved families, and wish the injured a quick recovery.
MFA and the Singapore Embassy in Jakarta have reached out to Singaporeans who are e-Registered in Surabaya to ascertain their safety. Thus far, there are no reports of Singaporeans directly affected or injured by the bomb blasts. The Singapore Embassy will continue to monitor the situation closely and is in touch with the relevant Indonesian authorities.
Singaporeans in Surabaya should take the necessary precautions for their personal safety, heed the instructions of the local authorities, and closely monitor the local news. You should stay in touch with family and friends so that they know you are safe. You are also encouraged to e-Register with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at https://eregister.mfa.gov.sg/. Those who require consular assistance should contact the Singapore Embassy or the 24-hour MFA Duty Office at:
Tel: + 62-(21) 2995-0400, 520-1489 /+62 811 863 348 (24-hours)
MFA Duty Office
Tel: +65 6379 8800/8855
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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
13 MAY 2018