Farmer, burger seller among three charged with terrorism


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 30 May 2019

SEPANG (Bernama): Three people were charged in the Sessions Court here with terrorism-related offences.

In the first case, farmer Muhamad Nuurul Amin Azizan and burger seller Muhammad Syazani Mahzan, both aged 27, were alleged to have gone to Indonesia to carry out terrorist acts.

Both of them nodded when the charges were read out to them before judge Mohd Sabri Othman on Thursday (May 30), but no plea was recorded.

The two men from Sungai Petani, Kedah, were alleged to have entered Jogjakarta, through Jakarta, Indonesia.

They were charged with committing the offence at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) at 6.55am on April 26 last year.

In another court before judge Saifulakmal Mod Said, restaurant worker, Hafiz Othman, 42, was charged with a similar offence by going to Sinai in Egypt.

He was charged with committing the offence at Gate C1 Satellite Terminal of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at 6.05pm last May 17.

All the three men were charged under Section 130 JA of the Penal Code with travelling from Malaysia to a foreign country to carry out terrorist acts.

They faced an imprisonment of up to 30 years, and liable to a fine, if found guilty.

The court sets July 11 for mention of all the cases. – Bernama


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