We helped create terrorists, top counter-terrorism official says

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

The site of a car bomb explosion in downtown Mogadishu, Somalia, March 22, 2018. Ahmad Mustakim Abdul Hamid, sentenced to 15 years imprisonment by a Somali military court, is the first Malaysian to be charged with assisting the Al-Shabaab in Somalia. – EPA pic, September 28, 2021.

MALAYSIA’s education system does not train students to think critically, thus creating a society that accepts anything without questioning, a senior counter-terrorism official said.

The high-ranking officer from the federal police headquarters in Bukit Aman, who is involved in fighting terror and formulating policies on anti-terror, was commenting on yet another arrest of a Malaysian on terrorism charges.

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  • Insightful.

    Posted 3 weeks ago by Jason Varughese