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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Abu Hamza and four other alleged al-Qaeda plotters appear in US courts

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York Alleged al-Qaeda mastermind Abu Hamza al-Masri and four others face terror-related charges in US after losing extradition battle in Britain Cleric stripped of hook in U.S. custody A US judge has ordered Islamist preacher Abu Hamza al-Masri, who is seen by Washington as an Al-Qaeda mastermind, be kept in detention as he was refused the prosthetics- ...

  2. Bali bombers hiding in the Philippines

    Posted Jan 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a military official said. 'There may be more, but so far we have identified five of them,' Brigadier-General Juancho Sabban said on Tuesday, adding that they were being sheltered by the Abu Sayyaf group in Jolo, a southern Philippine island. 'The Abu Sayyaf is protecting them because they cannot operate on their own in the Philippines,' said General Sabban. Two were ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. The brotherhood of terror

    Posted Sep 07th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... Fabio Scarpello Al-Qaeda and Jemaah Islamiah are now infamous in the 'war on terror', but other groups also pose a threat: Abu-Sayyaf Based in the southern Philippines, ... that of the Superferry 14 off the coast of Manila in February 2004, killing 116 people. Initially, Abu-Sayyaf had strong links to al-Qaeda. The current relationship is much less clear. Al-Qaeda in Iraq Network ...

  5. Drone strikes test legal boundaries

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... reiterated each time a prominent target is hit or when innocent civilians are killed. Such was the case earlier this month when Abu Yahya al-Libi, the second-in-command of the extremist terror group ...

  6. Anti-terror police now set sights on Asia's most wanted militant

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... Amy Chew Abu Dujana- shot in the thigh during his arrest to stop him escaping- was seized by Indonesian crack anti-terror agencies, Detachment 88 and the Anti-Bomb Squad, on June 9 in Banyumas, central Java. Anti-terror officers are now racing against time to glean as much information as they can from Dujana and his boss, Zarkasih, the leader of regional terror group Jemaah ...


    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 ...

  8. Bloodshed in Thailand's far south prompts rethink

    Posted Jan 05th 2009, 12:00am by Luke Hunt

    ... about interviews attributed to the self-described leader of al-Qaeda in Southeast Asia, 'Abu Ubaidah', in the middle of last year. 'What is happening in Pattani is not an internal ... for Allah,' Abu reportedly said. Police in the south believe that the first group under the militant structure consists of Islamic leaders and teachers, responsible for initiating sympathisers using ...

  9. JI 'crippled' by arrest of commander

    Posted Jun 14th 2007, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... Amy Chew in Jakarta Regional terror group on the run after capture of Abu Dujana, say experts Indonesian police say they have crippled Jemaah Islamiah (JI) with the capture of Abu Dujana, ... many aliases and one of them is Abu Dujana,' police spokesman Sisno Adiwinoto said, adding that he was known under at least six names. Anti-terror sources and analysts were quick ...

  10. Charting the evolution of Jemaah Islamiah

    Posted Sep 07th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... Southeast Asia. That was February 2002. The first target was Abu Sayyaf, a tiny Filipino group. But it soon became apparent that the real threat was the al-Qaeda-linked Jemaah Islamiah, (JI) ... The first leader was Abdullah Sungkar, who was purportedly succeeded at his death by cleric Abu Bakar Bashir. Five years on, JI's chief is Abu Dujana, and more than 300 arrests in the region ...




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