Was Dr Mahmud really the ‘new emir’?


The death of the Malaysian terrorist has been confirmed, but earlier reports that he could be the next Islamic State leader in South-East Asia were likely exaggerated. 

“DR Mahmud (pic) dead just now. Don’t ask for details,” an intel source told my colleague Muguntan Vanar at 11am on Thursday.

Get 30% off with our ads free Premium Plan

Monthly Plan

RM9.73/month

Annual Plan

RM8.63/month

Billed as RM103.60/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Opinion , Philip Golingai , columnist

   

Next In Columnists

Riding the wave of a new blue horizon for ED
Of captivating sights and ugly tourists
New centre of power in Sabah?
Thai stint a transit stop in Cheng Hoe’s footballing voyage
An encouragement to become savvy consumers
No nonsense
The past returns to bite current leaders
Where are the local companies in helping our athletes?
Making Kota Kinabalu better
Exploiting the generosity of M’sians

Others Also Read