30 May '15, 11am

Islamic State growing threat in Asia, leaders at forum say #veteran #military

Islamic State growing threat in Asia, leaders at forum say #veteran #military

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Singapore's Lee Hsien Loong warns Islamic State may find home in south-east Asia

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SINGAPORE: Addressing defence chiefs from more than 20 nations at the 2015 International Institute for Security Studies (I...

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tnp.sg 29 May '15, 2pm

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is fast becoming a threat in South-east Asia - as the group seeks to actively r...

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Asian countries led by China and Japan should put World War II behind them to promote regional trust and cooperation, Sing...

British actor joins Kurds fighting against Islamic State - Middle East - Stripes

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Pakistani Taliban rejects Islamic State’s ‘self-professed caliphate’ | The Long War Journal

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The Pakistani Taliban’s official propaganda wing, Umar Media, has released a statement rejecting the Islamic State’s “self...