Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters
Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters
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Singapore detains man who plotted knife attack on Jews; considers tighter security at places of worship

  • Amirull bin Ali, 20, has been detained without trial under the island nation’s Internal Security Act for planning to kill three Jewish men after they left a synagogue
  • Law and home affairs minister K. Shanmugam says security measures at religious sites ‘may have to be stepped up a bit’ to balance increasing risks

Topic |   Singapore
Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters
Singapore’s colonial-era Internal Security Act has in recent years been used against suspected militants. Photo: Reuters
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