Daily Archives: 2008-03-06

Escape has yet to dent govt’s hubris

By Gerald Giam While in a cab last Saturday, I recalled the newspapers reporting that within hours of alleged Jemaah Islamiah leader Mas Selamat Kastari’s escape from detention, a broadcast was sent to all taxis urging them to look out for the escaped terrorist. Wanting to verify this, I asked the cabby when exactly he received that broadcast. “They didn’t …

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