Malaysia: In the Name of Security

In the Name of Security:
Counterterrorism and Human Rights Abuses Under Malaysia’s Internal Security Act

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I. Summary

II. Background: The ISA in Law and Practice

III. Human Rights Abuses against ISA Detainees

IV. Violations of Due Process and the Role of the Judiciary under the ISA

V. U.S.-Malaysia Counterterrorism Cooperation

VI. Conclusion: The ISA––A Blunt, Ineffective Tool

VII. Recommendations

May 2004   Vol. 16, No. 7(C)