Category Archives: Terrorism

IGP: Cops found syndicate bringing in foreign terrorists

The police have unearthed the existence of a syndicate bringing in foreign terrorist fighters (FTF) into the country. Inspector-general of police Mohamad Fuzi Harun said this followed the arrests of 48 suspects linked to the foreign terrorists. “We believe they … Continue reading

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Two Malaysians killed in Marawi City battle

© Provided by The Star Online KOTA KINABALU: Two Malaysians are believed to be among 13 suspected Islamic State militants killed late Thursday in battles between the Philippines military and gunmen who have taken over Marawi City in Central Mindanao, … Continue reading

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IGP: Malaysian IS militant Wanndy killed in Syria

© Provided by The Star Online KUALA LUMPUR: Police have confirmed that Malaysian Islamic State (IS) militant Muhammad Wanndy Mohamed Jedi was killed in Syria. “After reviewing intelligence, we can confirm that Wanndy have been killed in an attack in … Continue reading

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Arrested Turkish man met with Najib, says report

PETALING JAYA: Turgay Karaman, one of three Turkish citizens arrested in Malaysia since May 2, met with Prime Minister Najib Razak in Kuala Lumpur prior to the latter’s official trip to Turkey in February 2011, The Guardian reported. Showing photographs … Continue reading

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Khalid: 50 who joined IS in Syria planning to return home

KOTA KINABALU: Some 50 Malaysians who joined the Islamic State in Syria are planning to return home, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said (pic). He said eight of the militants had returned to Malaysia and 49 more … Continue reading

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Malaysian terrorist Wanndy on US’s most wanted list

KUALA LUMPUR: Muhammad Wanndy Mohamed Jedi has been placed under a US list which makes him a high-profile target for law enforcement agencies worldwide. The United States Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has imposed a sanction on the … Continue reading

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Pope Francis: ‘Muslim Terrorism Does Not Exist’

by Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D. In an impassioned address Friday, Pope Francis denied the existence of Islamic terrorism, while simultaneously asserting that “the ecological crisis is real.” “Christian terrorism does not exist, Jewish terrorism does not exist, and Muslim terrorism … Continue reading

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Australian government issues terror warning for Kuala Lumpur

Terrorists may be planning attacks in and around Kuala Lumpur, the Australian government warned on Feb 21, 2016. File picture shows Malaysian police leaving a security briefing in Kuala Lumpur. — Reuters file pic KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Terrorists … Continue reading

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Malaysian IS leader killed in Syria

 PETALING JAYA: Three Malaysian militants — including one in an Islamic State video threatening to “lead a charge” against the Malaysian government — were killed in an air strike by the Syrian army. This was confirmed by Bukit Aman Special … Continue reading

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Four Sarawakians arrested for IS activities

<img class=”size-full wp-image-641737″ src=”http://cdn.theborneopost.com/newsimages/2017/01/C_PC0019220.jpg” alt=”Newly-graduated constables take a group selfie to commemorate the end of their training.” width=”600″ height=”426″ />Newly-graduated constables take a group selfie to commemorate the end of their training. KUCHING: Four Sarawakians were among 122 individuals arrested … Continue reading

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