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  1. News - Asia - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Dad chose the wrong jihad: sons of Abu Bakar Bashir create own jihadist group

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 11:47pm by Amy Chew

    ... Amy Chew in Kuala Lumpur Militant Abu Bakar Bashir alienates two sons with his allegiance to Islamic State, prompting them to form their own jihadist organisation A family split by tastes in jihad Jihadist spiritual leader Abu Bakar Bashir's influence over Southeast Asia's militants could be on the wane, after his sons denounced his allegiance to Islamic State, a group so ...

  2. A bad week for...

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that belie British Columbia's peaceful reputation. Abu Bakar Bashir Ever since the 2002 Bali bombings killed 202 people, including 11 Hong Kong tourists, Indonesian prosecutors have been after radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir. After two previous attempts to link him to terrorism failed, the spiritual head of the militant group Jemaah Islamiah was sentenced on Thursday to 15 years jail ...

  3. Reprieve for cleric linked to Bali attack

    Posted Dec 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Marianne Kearney in Jakarta Abu Bakar Bashir has his sentence cut after court overturns treason conviction An Indonesian appeals court has overturned a treason conviction handed down to militant Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir. Bashir was given a four-year jail term in September after being found guilty of being a member of the terrorist group Jemaah Islamiah and of plotting ...

  4. Islamist leaders divided on tough stance by police

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... Fabio Scarpello in Denpasar Abu Bakar Bashir proposes jihad in Poso as tensions simmer Two of Indonesia's most outspoken radical Islamic leaders are at loggerheads over ... are pushing him to attack Abu Bakar Bashir so that we do not proceed with the case against the abuses perpetrated by the security forces in Poso.' He added that the MMI was planning to file ...


    Posted Aug 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 11 attacks in the US Abu Bakar Bashir The alleged co-founder and spiritual leader of the Southeast Asian terrorist group Jemaah Islamiah. On trial in Jakarta Riduan Isamuddin Better known ...

  6. Indonesia seeks access to Hambali to pin terrorism charge on Bashir

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Interrogation may provide evidence to link suspected JI leader to Bali bombings Indonesian police say radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected of leading regional terror group Jemaah ... out more about the role of other suspects, including Abu Bakar Bashir,' said police spokesman Major-General Bashir Barnawi. The governments of Indonesia and other Southeast Asian nations ...

  7. Radical too well known to pose threat to security

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Meo

    ... Nick Meo Before Abu Bakar Bashir's imprisonment, few Indonesians had heard of him although he was well known as a firebrand speaker in radical Muslim circles. Now he is one ... school, Mr Bashir plans to make speaking tours, visiting the 40 or so radical mosques in Java which have supported Jemaah Islamiah in the past and even paying a visit to religiously divided Poso ...

  8. Indonesia's denial 'a hindrance'

    Posted Feb 06th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... spiritual leader, Abu Bakar Bashir, and the detention of other suspected members for the Bali bombings. Analysts believe the main reason is a lack of will by President Megawati Sukarnoputri ... for Jemaah Islamiah to be designated a terrorist group would also like to designate Bashir's popular Mujahedeen Council of Indonesia, the MMI,' says Dr Abuza, a professor at Simmons College ...

  9. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Two arrested over failed Indonesian bomb attack

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 04:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Jakarta

    ... by cleric Abu Bakar Bashir. He is considered the spiritual leader of the al-Qaeda-linked network Jemaah Islamiyah, which carried out the 2002 Bali bombings when 202 people were killed. Poso ...

  10. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia police in deadly raid on ‘terror hotbed’

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 05:09pm by Agence France-Presse in Poso, Indonesia

    ... organisation by the US in February, was founded in 2008 by cleric Abu Bakar Bashir. He is considered the spiritual leader of the al-Qaeda-linked network Jemaah Islamiyah, which is blamed for the deadly ...




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