Lessons from the Foiled Terrorist Attack in Palembang
Date of Issue2008-07-24
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The arrest of 10 suspected terrorists in Sumatra has revealed a connection between terrorist and radical groups. It demonstrates that JI can turn non-violent radical members into operational terrorists. It is thus important for the Indonesian government to build up its counter ideology programme as part of its counter terrorism efforts.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 078-08
Nanyang Technological University