19 Jun '11, 4pm

#Singapore: 'S'poreans must remain vigilant against terrorism': SINGAPOREANS need to continue to maintain a heig...

#Singapore: 'S'poreans must remain vigilant against terrorism': SINGAPOREANS need to continue to maintain a heig...

Singaporeans need to continue to maintain a heightened vigilance and to keep a lookout for suspicious persons and activities, said Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean (above) on Sunday. -- ST PHOTO: JONATHAN CHOO SINGAPOREANS need to continue to maintain a heightened vigilance and to keep a lookout for suspicious persons and activities, said Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean on Sunday. Commenting for the first time on the sentencing of cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, the Minister for Home Affairs pointed to threats that have already been issued by the Indonesian's supporters in that country, such as the poisoning of policemen. Although those threats were disrupted by Indonesian police, and there are currently no specific threats to Singapore, there remains the need for continued vigilance, Mr Teo said. He added: 'We have good regional cooperation with security agencies, and thu...

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channelnewsasia.com 19 Jun '11, 7am

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean has urged Singaporeans to be more vigilant, following the jaili...