18 Dec '15, 10pm

Malaysia’s ISIS conundrum - by Joseph Chinyong Liow (Brookings) https://t.co/shVWAatsc4

Joseph Chinyong Liow Brookings April 2015 The recent emergence of an ISIS recruitment video featuring young Malay (possibly also Indonesian) speaking boys attending religious classes and engaging in weapons training in ISIS-held territory has caused a furor in Malaysia. Estimates of the number of Malaysian fighters in ISIS vary from between 60 to almost 150, depending on who you ask. The high end of these figures approximates the number of Indonesian fighters that are also believed to be in Syria and Iraq. Yet the population of Malaysia is barely one-tenth that of Indonesia. In other words, Malaysians seem to be joining ISIS at a higher rate than Indonesians. This state of affairs is all the more perplexing given how often Malaysia’s prime minister, Najib Tun Razak, waxes lyrical on the international stage about moderation and how Malaysia is the epitome of multi-ethnic an...

Full article: http://blog.limkitsiang.com/2015/12/18/malaysias-isis-con...

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