18 Jun '11, 6am

Mas Selamat capture to be shown in TV documentary #Singapore

Exclusive footage from Mas Selamat's capture will be shown on TV. (AFP file photo) Never-before-seen footage of Mas Selamat Kastari 's capture will be shown on a television documentary this month. The 50-year-old Singaporean terrorist detainee, who was recaptured in an early morning raid at Kampung Tawakal in Skudai, Johor two years ago, is the subject of a documentary called "Mas Selamat: The Fugitive Terrorist". The documentary, which will be aired on Crime & Investigation Network (StarHub Channel 403) on 30 June, traces the hunt for Singapore's head of Jemaah Islamiyah (JI), a regional terrorist group after his escape from detention in 2008. At the time, his escape from the Whitley Road Detention Centre triggered a nearly year-long nationwide hunt in Singapore. Director Ahmad Yazid, 27, and executive producer Lydia Lubon, 32, obtained the exclusive footage and produced ...

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