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No final decision on releasing 9/11 terrorist Yazid, says Muhyiddin

He says the Prevention of Terrorism Board will hold a meeting before the end of his detention period next month.

DAP man baffled by arrests over LTTE

Klang MP Charles Santiago says the group is now defunct and there are no attempts to revive the movement, even at the international level.

‘If man shot dead was a martyr, are my men kafir?’...

He slams irresponsible comments on Penang shooting case and has ordered his men to record statement from leader of a political party.

US believes Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza is dead

Asked if he had intelligence that bin Laden's son had been killed, US President Donald Trump tells reporters, 'I don't want to comment on it.'

Mystery terrorist attacks rattle S.America’s safest capital

One possibility is that the bombs are the work of a shadowy group who proclaim themselves as eco-extremists.

No IS link to Sri Lanka Easter attacks, says investigator

'They followed the IS ideology, but our investigations have not shown any link between them,' says Sri Lanka's head of the Criminals Investigation Department.

Australian counter-terror police make three arrests in Sydney

Australian counter-terror police arrest three men in Sydney as part of an investigation into domestic Islamic State sympathisers.

IS-claimed bombing kills five in south Philippines

Five people including three soldiers are killed in a bombing targeting an elite army unit in the Philippines's restive south, which the Islamic State claim is a suicide attack.

Egypt detains opposition leader accusing him of anti-government plot

Human rights lawyer Gamal Eid who is representing some of the defendants, says at least 10 people were arrested in recent days.

UN counter-terror czar visits China’s Xinjiang

Beijing argues that internment camps in Xinjiang are 'vocational training centres' to steer people away from extremism and reintegrate them.

Cops deny terror cell members in Sibu or Bintulu

Police urge people not to believe WhatsApp messages on suicide attacks planned in the two divisions.

Utrecht gunman to be charged with ‘terrorist’ killings

The suspect will be charged with multiple murders with terrorist aims, as well as attempted murder and a terrorist threat.

China prevents UN blacklisting of leader behind Kashmir attack

Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad is a primarily anti-India group that forged ties with al-Qaeda and was blacklisted by the UN Security Council in 2001.

Terrorists favour Malaysia due to good air connectivity, says deputy IGP

However, he says police are capable of detecting and intercepting the movement of terrorist groups in the country.

9 linked to Africa-based al-Qaeda terror group nabbed

They include two Malaysians and five Egyptian 'facilitators'.

IS teen ‘shocked’ after UK revokes her citizenship

Shamima Begum says the order is upsetting, frustrating and unjust to her and her son.

Russia pioneering return of ‘IS children’

Volunteers work hard to talk to the children of IS militants who were indoctrinated in their formative years by their parents.

Al-Qaeda-linked group claims responsibility for Mali attack

The Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen group says the attack is a response to the Chadian president's revival of diplomatic relations with Israel.

Kenya cops scour rubble as hotel attack toll jumps to 21

CCTV footage shows 4 black-clad, heavily armed men calmly entering the luxury complex.

Kenyan president says Nairobi attackers ‘eliminated’, 14 victims

Kenyan President Kenyatta said 700 civilians had been rescued from the siege.

Taliban claims Kabul truck bomb attack, warn more to follow

The explosion comes as diplomats ramp up efforts to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan, which by some estimates was the world's deadliest conflict in 2018.

UK ‘terrorist’ stabbing suspect held under mental health law

The suspect reportedly shouted 'Allah' and 'long live the Caliphate' before and during the attack.

Four terror suspects held in Netherlands

The men have been arrested in the cities of Arnhem and Weert.

Egypt police kill 40 ‘terrorists’ after Giza bus attack

Egyptian interior ministry says two raids in the Giza governorate has killed 30 "terrorists" while the remaining 10 has been killed in the restive North Sinai.