17 Oct '17, 5pm

Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport

Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport

In the early hours of October 17, Singapore staged the first-ever large scale counterterrorism drills at Changi International Airport. The interagency exercise, which was observed by top officials, is yet another sign of the city-state’s determination to boost its readiness amid the rising terror threat in the wider region. As I have noted before, Singapore has long been warning about the Islamic State threat in Southeast Asia and has been taking a series of steps to both contribute to confronting the challenge abroad as well as strengthening its response at home (See: “Singapore Warns of Islamic State Base in Southeast Asia ”). Domestically, policymakers have been undertaking measures including boosting surveillance, investing more in rehabilitation programs, boosting public awareness, adjusting the way it conducts homeland defense and security operations, and using vario...

Full article: https://thediplomat.com/2017/10/singapore-holds-terror-dr...

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