Dealing with Terrorism Today: Lessons from the Malaysian Experience

MSRC-KAF Inter-Cultural Discourse Series IV

Terrorism, a violent affliction plaguing states and societies globally, is gaining prominence. A huge effort and millions of dollars are being poured daily into a multitude of initiatives to combat this security threat to lies around the world, in the hope that human security everywhere could be protected and further enhanced. While some counter-terrorism efforts have met with a measure of success in some areas, the threat still looms. Hence, local and global linkages and collaboration in this sphere are essential. This publication, limited as it is, hopes to bring additional perspectives to this continuing endeavour of global significance.


A collection of presentations from the following speakers:

Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Razak, Deputy Prime Minister, Malaysia

Tun Mohammed Hanif Omar, President, Malaysian Institute of Management

Lt Jen (B) Dato' Seri Zaini Mohd Said, Former Army Corps Commander

Datuk Mohd Yusof Abd Rahaman, Director, Special Branch, Royal Malaysian Police

Dato' Zainal Abidin Mahamad Zain, Director-General, Southeast Asia Regional Centre for Counter-Terrorism

Brian H. Phipps, Acting Political Affairs Counsellor, Embassy of the United States of America

Holger Mahnicke, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Elena Pavlova, Visiting Associate, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, Singapore

Dr. Surat Horachaikul, Lecturer, Department of International Relations, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

For more information regarding this book, please contact the:

Malaysian Strategic Research Centre

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