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Tag: counter-insurgency

Asean nations must brace themselves for small-scale IS attacks

Pawel Wojcik, an analyst on terrorism issues says the use of such warfare is not a recent development as it has been favoured by the Islamic State for a long time.

Police looking into possible presence of Malaysian fighters in Myanmar

Bukit Aman anti-terrorism top cop Myanmar is closer to Malaysia than Syria and trouble-prone southern Philippines and is therefore being promoted as an easier option for ‘jihad’.

Cross-region cooperation between anti-terrorism agencies needed

Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict says security agencies covering South and Southeast Asia should sit at the same table when counter-terrorism strategy is discussed.

For some uniformed men, independence came much later

It takes a lot of blood and tears to ensure a meaningful Merdeka, says former special branch officer Paul Kiong.