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Ex-Guerilla Syawal Yasin to Head Jakarta Mujahideen

February 23, 2010

The following article cites The Jakarta Globe as the originator.

Ex-Guerilla to Head Jakarta Mujahedeen
©  The Jakarta Globe
By Farouk Arnaz
February 22, 2010

In an atmosphere of fiery rhetoric, the son-in-law of Solo-born Abdullah Achmad Sungkar, who helped create regional terror group Jemaah Islamiyah, has been elected to lead the Greater Jakarta branch of the Indonesian Mujahedeen Council.

Syawal Yasin, who in 1986 was one of the first Indonesians sent to a mujahedeen training camp on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, said on Saturday that he was ready to lead the hard-line organization, also known as the MMI…
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Read more. Full-text article appears at the following links.
Partial list.

The Jakarta Globe, 22 Feb
ppi-india, yahoo groups, 22 Feb
IDSPS.org, 22 Feb

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