Former Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPAFormer Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPA
Former Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPA

Baghdadi’s dead, but Islamic State’s ideology lives on in Southeast Asia

  • Security agencies in the region are bracing for possible retaliatory attacks following the US’ killing of the terror group leader
  • Analysts and authorities say the threat will remain as long as the ideology keeps spreading, with self-radicalised individuals a concern

Topic |   Islamic State
Former Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPAFormer Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPA
Former Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photo: EPA
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.