Singapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: APSingapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: AP
Singapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: AP

Singapore’s new anti-terror law takes effect, allowing media blackouts in the event of an attack

Lawmakers have said the new law will be used sparingly, and that selected media outlets and journalists will be given access to the scene

Topic |   Singapore
Singapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: APSingapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: AP
Singapore police officers patrol outside the Shangri-La hotel. Photo: AP
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