Jemaah Islamiyah

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a clandestine group of southeast Asian terrorists organized in 1993 and trained by al-Qaeda

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"The MILF has no links with the terrorist groups like the Jemaah Islamiyah," Iqbal categorically said, reiterating previous statements.
Another top Jemaah Islamiyah member, Singaporean Mohammad Ali, alias Muawiyah, was also declared killed in the airstrike, along with a Filipino leader of the Abu Sayyaf.
But all have been far less deadly, thanks in part, security experts say, to a relentless crackdown on Jemaah Islamiyah that has largely decimated their ranks.
The ISI officer said that at this point of time, he was not ready to reveal more details or to tell what Patek was doing in Pakistan since his organisation Jemaah Islamiyah is not known to have carried out any terrorist activity in the country.
Bashir denies connections with Jemaah Islamiyah or terrorism stating he does not believe Jemaah Islamiyah exists.
Senior counter-terrorism officials and police have said the attacks look very much like the work of Noordin, the Malaysian-born leader of a Jemaah Islamiyah splinter group.
JAKARTA: Indonesian police Sunday confirmed regional terror outfit Jemaah Islamiyah as the culprits behind twin suicide blasts at Jakarta hotels, and said one of the bombers had been identified.
An Australian think tank, the Strategic Policy Institute, predicted the Southeast Asian terrorist group Jemaah Islamiyah might launch new attacks just a day before Friday's deadly strike.
The court also officially declared the south-east Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah a terrorist organisation.
The cleric, an alleged key leader of the al Qaeda-linked south east Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah, had served 26 months for giving his blessing to the 2002 Bali nightclub bombings, which killed 202 people, most of them foreign tourists.
The two Malaysians, one a feared bombmaker and the other an expert recruiter, are key figures in Jemaah Islamiyah, the terror group blamed for the bloodbath on Saturday.
Applying the principles set out in the first volume, five case studies look at organizational learning in Aum Shinrikyo, Hizballah, Jemaah Islamiyah, the Provisional Irish Republican Army, and the radical environmentalist movement as though it were an organization.
The alleged terror leader, Abu Bakar Bashir, is currently in jail awaiting trial on charges that he heads Jemaah Islamiyah, which police have accused of carrying out Thursday's attack in which nine people died.
Singapore reportedly fears that it is a prime target for the al-Qaida linked Jemaah Islamiyah Southeast Asian terror network - which has been blamed for the Bali bombings - as it has close ties with the US and arrested more than 30 suspected Jemaah Islamiyah operatives in 2001 and 2002.