Senior Tigers in Malaysia

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The Malaysian police say they had detected the presence of several senior leaders of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) who were reportedly using Malaysia for shelter and logistic base, PTI reported.

According to the report Malaysian Home minister Hishammuddin Hussein has confirmed this adding that that militant groups, both Islamic and non-Islamic, were using Malaysia as their operational base to step up their violent struggle.

He said these groups were also using the southeast Asian country for their financial transactions and exchange of information, besides recruiting people.

"Among those targeted for recruitment are students of local higher learning institutions," the minister told reporters.

State-run news agency Bernama quoted Musa Hassan, the inspector-general of police, as saying that Malaysian police had detected the presence of several senior leaders of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) who were reportedly using Malaysia for shelter and logistic base.

Hishammuddin said the home ministry was working closely with local enforcement and international intelligence agencies to share data on foreign nationals entering Malaysia and their movements, to curb activities that could threaten national and regional security.

  Comments - 19

  • Wednesday, 16 June 2010 05:40 AM

    Friday's celebration is to show Sri Lanka's military might. Lets go and invade all these countries and bomb the Tamils I mean the Tigers

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 05:59 AM

    Oh Yeah. Ra jive Gandhi (No relation to Mahat Ma Gahndhi) Mentor of Who>>>>>>>

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 06:25 AM

    I can remember sometimes ago governemt sent the ex-LTTE carders to Malaysia for jobs after informing that they are no more involved in the LTTE. Did these guys turned around after they got to Malaysia.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 06:47 AM

    emergency law will be in Sri Lanka forever , please wait and see ,

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 06:58 AM

    TRO (Australia) had financial transaction with LTTE front in Malaysia after the Tsunami.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 07:07 AM

    Malaysia needs not worry about LTTE Tigers on their soil. They will take the next boat to Australia as Australia is waiting eagerly to embrace fleeing tigers and give them refuge.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 02:03 AM

    Nip 'em in the bud Malaysia before they overwhelm you!

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 02:06 AM

    Celebrations on Friday, but reports of tigers in Venezuella, Cuba, India, Australia. Where else?

    Its important to talk softly and carry a big stick. Be humble yet be just and prepared.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 02:13 AM

    It will only be a matter of time. Gota will haul them over here - KP style.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 02:44 AM

    Oh really!

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 08:11 AM

    Good point !!

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 03:18 AM

    Please send them to Sri Lanka. SL gov. will give them free air ticket and five star hotel. Welcome back to motherland.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 03:23 AM

    May be, The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam(TGTE) is making its presence felt in Malaysia!

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 03:28 AM

    Round these guys up and send them to Tamil Nadu, Oslo, Toronto, Melbourne, London or Paris where they can establish their "Fantasy Eelam".

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 04:28 AM

    KP should know the truth of this. Wasnt he caught in Malaysia?

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 09:07 AM

    government sent ex-ltte who were acting as moles.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 05:20 AM

    Now I think the opposition might see the importance of the Emergency law for further 1 or 2 years.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 05:23 AM

    To Hon Malaysian Home minister Sir the LTTE once carried the legitimate Sri lankan tamil greiviances later they became a monopoly of priphaharan and went and assisanated Their best mentor Hon Indian PM Mr Rajiv ghandhi. be Carefull and cut them with a blade otherwise you would end up spending millions to buy tanks to destroy them.

    Wednesday, 16 June 2010 05:33 AM

    Wait and see what will happen Next.......

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