The surprise verdict : the proscription of Jemaah Islamiyah
Nurfarahislinda Mohamed Ismail
Yang, Jennifer Hui
Date of Issue2008
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
For the first time in history of counter-terrorism in Indonesia, a court has ruled Jemaag Islamiyah a "terrorist organisation". The verdict resulted from a change in legal tactics employed by prosecution. This development will take the fight against JI to the strategic level.
RSIS Commentaries ; 067/08