Singapore arrests three on terrorism charges

Published 15 September 2011

On Monday, authorities in Singapore announced that they had detained three people for terrorism-related activities; the arrest occurred earlier this year between January and July; the individuals were detained under the Internal Security Act, which allows law enforcement agencies to detain suspects without trials under certain circumstances; each of the three arrested individuals had known ties to terrorist organizations like al Qaeda and Jemaah Islamiyah and had undergone weapons training

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