29 Sep '17, 9am

S’pore is a prized target for ISIS https://t.co/tfoAn6SNTv

Bilveer Singh, an associate professor and learned man at the National University of Singapore Department of Political Science, has explained in an article in The Diplomat about why Singapore is a legitimate, just and prized target for terrorism. His June 28, 2017 piece also explains why the most likely perpetrator of a terrorist attack on Singapore is the Islamic State (ISIS) and its network of affiliates in the region. He wrote this piece months before it was reported that a 39-year-old radicalised Singaporean appeared in an ISIS propaganda video — a reality that has really hit home. Advertisement Why is Singapore a prized target? This point might appear obvious enough, but it could do with some explaining. Singapore is viewed as a high value target due to a lot of prior history stemming from the conception of modern Singapore and how she conducts herself on the economic ...

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