Daily Archives: 2007-06-18

Latest “terrorist” detentions: Some questions

This is an extract from Gerald Giam’s blog. On June 9, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) made a shock announcement that it had detained a young lawyer, Abdul Basheer s/o Abdul Karim, and 4 alleged Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) operatives under the Internal Security Act (ISA) in February. Information from the press release is scant, and raises many questions. Which …

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