Tag: terrorism

ISD: Detained teen scores 4As in N-levels, rejects radicalisation

Singapore—A 17-year-old self-radicalised youth detained since last year has shown signs of rehabilitation, including a marked improvement in his studies. The teen, called Daniel (not...

K.Shanmugam: Public trial unsuitable for teen who planned attack on 2 mosques

Singapore—A trial open to the public would not be appropriate in the case of the 16-year-old boy who planned an attack on Muslims, said...

ISIS supporter, 17, is the youngest person detained under ISA

Singapore -- A 17-year-old ISIS supporter has become the youngest person to be detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA). According to straitstimes.com, the secondary...

Singaporean convicted of funding terrorism gets 33-month jail sentence

Singapore — Imran Kassim, the Singaporean who was accused of funding terrorism received a 33-month jail sentence on Tuesday (Jan 14). He was convicted...

Malaysian linked to Al-Qaeda freed with tracking device attached to his ankle

Yazid Sufaat, a Malaysian jailed for terror activities and linked to the Al-Qaeda is a free man. But he is under home arrest with...

Pakatan men charged with terrorism in LTTE linked probe

This is the new Malaysia where elected members of a ruling coalition party can be charged with terrorism for alleged links to the defunct Liberation Tigers...

Domestic workers during the day, terrorist financiers at night? 3 Indonesian maids charged for...

Under the Internal Security Act (ISA), three Indonesian women were charged Wednesday (Oct 23) with funding terrorist group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)...

For radicalised maids, the issue is often loneliness, not religion, say experts

Singapore—In the light of the news that three Indonesian domestic helpers were issued detention orders under the Internal Security Act due to suspicion that...

M’sian Human Resources minister says it’s time for Zakir Naik to leave the country

Kuala Lumpur— Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran issued a statement calling for “necessary action” to be taken against Indian preacher Zakir Naik, saying that...

Christchurch attack gets online support by white supremacists

There seems to be an apparent ground swelling of online activity by white supremacists following the Christchurch extremist violence committed in New Zealand. Rita Katz,...
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