Singapore detains 8 Bangladeshis over Islamic State-related terror plot

Singapore detains Bangladeshis over Islamic State-related terror plot

Singapore : Singapore said Tuesday it has arrested eight Bangladeshi men who allegedly plotted terror attacks, including assassinations, in their home country to establish an Islamic state. The suspects were arrested in April and had originally planned to go to Syria to join the Islamic State group, the Singapore home ministry said. Items seized included manuals on making bombs, and

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Singapore Holds 2 for Allegedly Trying to Join Islamic State

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Singapore : Singapore’s government said Wednesday that it has been holding two of its citizens since August for attempting to make their way to Syria to join the Islamic State group. Muhammad Shamin Mohamed Sidek, 29, and Muhammad Harith Jailani, 18, were detained without trial under the country’s Internal Security Act in separate cases, the Ministry of Home Affairs said

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