Thousands gathered in support. But overall the group behind the 2002 attacks, Jemaah Islamiyah, poses a diminished threat today.
At least 12 people were killed Nov. 6 in the Congo. Today, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon called for rebels to restore the ceasefire.
Troop withdrawal, Taliban havens, and Iraq's security may define Obama's presidency, analysts say.
The oil-rich Bay of Bengal has been contested territory for years.
While no one has claimed responsibility, local authorities are pointing fingers at a separatist group.