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A YouTube image purportedly shows an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant firing a cannon near the Syrian town of Ain al-Arab, or Kobane, on September 23rd. According to the Jakarta-based Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC), Malaysian and Indonesia jihadists have formed a Malay-speaking branch of ISIS. [AFP/HO/AAMAQ News]
Hate speech and intolerance should be categorised as criminal actions to stop the spread of radical ideology, top anti-terrorism official says.
Abdul Rahman Ayub advises young people tempted by hardline groups: ask your cleric about the truth of Islam; do not be misled.
Indonesian and Malaysian officials discuss working together to diminish ISIS's influence in Southeast Asia.
Indonesia's deradicalisation efforts include job training, family assistance, and exposure to alternatives – and these methods work, one BNPT expert says.
Koh Yao District draws many tourists while maintaining Islamic traditions.
From Belgium to Tunisia and elsewhere, fathers and mothers worry about the fates of sons or daughters who have taken up the jihadist cause in the Middle East.
As Malaysia's police hunt supporters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), politicians call for jihadist sympathisers to tone down the rhetoric.
Indonesia's tradition of moderate, tolerant Islam is under threat by hard-line groups who are imposing their conservative views on others and intimidating religious minorities.