02 May '11, 6pm

Singapore heightens security measures following Osama's death

SINGAPORE: Singapore has heightened all security measures at its borders and checkpoints in light of Osama bin Laden's death. In a statement, the Ministry of Home Affairs says this is to guard against the entry of terrorist operatives as well as regional elements affiliated with Al-Qaeda. It adds that security presence and alert level have also been increased within Singapore at key establishments, and that the situation will be kept under review. The Ministry says Osama's killing by the US can be expected to draw retaliatory attacks from jihadist terrorists from or close to the Al-Qaeda Core and other jihadist terrorists who are keen to avenge his death. To this end, the possibility that regional groups affiliated to Al-Qaeda, like Jemaah Islamiyah (JI), may carry out retaliatory attacks against US assets in this region, including those in Singapore cannot be discounted. ...

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