IGP confirms third Turkish arrest over alleged terror activities

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 5 May 2017, 9:58 am

Police have confirmed the arrest of third Turkish national for allegedly "threatening public safety and order".

Inspector-general of police Khalid Abu Bakar said the man, in his 40s, who is on trial for allegedly assaulting an immigration officer, was arrested at a petrol station in Chenor, Pahang, yesterday.

On Wednesday, the top cop confirmed that two Turkish men - feared to be abducted at first - were actually detained under Section 130 of the Penal Code for activities that threaten national security...

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