30 Apr '15, 9am

Six men, including air force personnel, charged over terror plot in #Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Six men, including an Indonesian suspected to be an arms expert, were charged on Thursday for allegedly conspiring to plot terror attacks in Malaysia. The men, aged between 25 and 48, were charged with being "party to a conspiracy to promote terror in Malaysia", according to court documents obtained by AFP. "They were handcuffed and brought to court under heavy security," lawyer Shariff Mat told AFP after the men, who include five Malaysians, appeared at a sessions court in the northern state of Kedah. Shariff said no plea was recorded and they were expected to appear in court on May 31, with the case to be transferred to the high court. The six included the group's alleged mastermind 48-year-old Murad Halimmuddin Hassan and his 25-year-old son Abu Daud. Two other men, Mohd Yusri Mohamed Yusof, 29, and Nor Azmi Jailani, 28, are Royal Malaysian Air Forc...

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