06 September 2017

News Story: 19 terror suspects detained in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- Malaysian authorities had detained 19 suspects for terror-related activities, including eight Abu Sayyaf militants, the Malaysian police said on Tuesday.

The suspects, 11 foreigners and eight Malaysians, were arrested in a series of counter-terrorism operations in several Malaysian places between July 4 and Aug. 30, newly-appointed Malaysian police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said in a statement.

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