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  1. Noordin's death will be a big blow against terror

    Posted Aug 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... media is convinced too. If true, it is a powerful blow against terrorism in the region that could reduce the threat of more bomb attacks. The terrorists will miss Noordin's planning, ...

  2. Bali holds its breath for Jakarta bomb aftershock

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Marian Carroll

    ... There is no terrorism here.' Her desperate attempt at reassurance has been echoed across the island over the past week, amid fears an exodus of foreign tourists would take its economic recovery back ... was keeping a booking for November. 'I think people are getting more used to terrorism unfortunately,' she said. 'It's at the back of your mind and I would not go to known Aussie ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines police shoot Malaysian terror suspect

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 05:56pm by Agence France-Presse in Davao

    ... Agence France-Presse in Davao A man with alleged ties to Islamic militants was shot dead in the Philippines after he threatened to set off a backpack bomb in a stand-off with local police, ... of a hotel during a three-and-a-half-hour stand-off. The authorities had raided the hotel after a tip-off that one of its guests was planning a “terror” attack in the city of 1.4 million people, de ...

  4. Leader without a following

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joe Cochrane in Jakarta When Indonesian radical Islamic cleric Abu Bakar Bashir spoke for the final time last month at his terrorism trial, he continued his venomous rants against ... of Suharto. Becomes teacher at Islamic school in Central Java 2002: Arrested in aftermath of Bali bomb attacks, which kill 202 2003: Acquitted of leading Jemaah Islamiah terror group 2005: Convicted ...

  5. five Ws

    Posted Oct 08th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Taylor

    ... Chris Taylor Who? Noordin Mohamed Top was buried in his boyhood village in Malaysia last Friday. Indonesian police killed him last month, ending a manhunt that lasted for years. Top is said to have been the head of terrorist group al-Qaeda's operatio ...

  6. War of words

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Southeast Asia's most lethal terror group, Nasir Abbas is surprisingly charming. As he sits in a plush Jakarta coffee shop explaining his role in the group, which aimed to establish a pan-Islamic state spanning the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Australia, there is none of the radical rhetoric that his fellow Jemaah Islamiah (JI) followers spout to justify a series ...

  7. New terror unit set up to target police: official

    Posted Apr 06th 2007, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... Amy Chew in Jakarta Regional terror network Jemaah Islamiah has recovered from the death of its master bomb maker, Malaysian Azahari Husin, and established a wing dedicated to targeting Indonesia's anti-terror police, according to a security source. The officer also claimed the militants were planning a series of attacks, including assassinations of foreigners and regional officials. ...

  8. Soft-spoken militant has steely view of the future

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

    ... Dujana, the reputed military commander of Jemaah Islamiah, the al-Qaeda-linked regional terror group behind a string of attacks in the country, including the devastating 2002 Bali bombings ... in the first place. He disavows the label of military commander, yet he acknowledges his role in training Islamic militants and says that one day Muslims will rule the world. Dujana's cell does ...


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

    ... A chronology of bomb blasts in Indonesia since 2000 July 14, 2003: A bomb explodes at Indonesia's parliament building, days after the arrest of Jemaah Islamiah terror suspects. April 27, 2003: A bomb rips through a restaurant area at Jakarta airport, injuring 11 people. April 24, 2003: A bomb explodes in central Jakarta behind the United Nations headquarters. No one ...

  10. Charting the evolution of Jemaah Islamiah

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

    ... which fought for an Islamic state well before the country gained independence. Commenting on the most important factors that have shaped JI's change and breakup, Jakarta-based terrorism ... Fabio Scarpello in Bali Soon after attacking Afghanistan and toppling the Taleban regime, the United States opened 'the second front' in the global war against terrorism ...




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