“Daesh-isation” of Southeast Asia’s Jihadists
Muhammad Haziq Bin Jani
Date of Issue2016-04-11
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Militant Muslim groups in Southeast Asia have adopted the ideology of ISIL/ Daesh in preparing for a jihadi war in Southern Philippines and Eastern Indonesia. They have internationalised their operations across boundaries, rejecting existing state identities and allegiances and duplicating ISIL’s persecution of out-groups like the Shias.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 080-16
Nanyang Technological University