27 Feb '18, 7pm

#Singapore - Singapore proposes measure to ban citizen communication at terror attack sites

#Singapore - Singapore proposes measure to ban citizen communication at terror attack sites

February 27, 2018 Singapore — Singapore on Tuesday proposed a new law to prevent people at terror attack sites from taking photographs or videos or communicating about police operations, a measure security experts say would be among the first of its kind worldwide. Although the wealthy city-state ranks as one of the safest countries globally, authorities say it has been a target of Islamic extremists since the 1990s and they have stepped up efforts to deter terrorism in recent years. "I'm not aware of any other countries taking such a proactive stance against the propagation of images or information during a terrorist incident," said Dan Bould, Asia director of crisis management at Aon, which provides services such as risk management. The measure would stop counter-terrorism tactics and capabilities from becoming widely known and limit the footage available for propaganda ...

Full article: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2018/0227/Si...

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