Transnationalising Jamaah Islamiyyah

  title={Transnationalising Jamaah Islamiyyah},
  author={Syaifudin Zuhri},
  journal={Al-Jami’ah: journal of islamic studies},
  • Syaifudin Zuhri
  • Published 2010
  • Sociology
  • Al-Jami’ah: journal of islamic studies
  • This article attempts to historically analyse the emergence of transnational jihadist movements in Indonesia, focusing on Jamaah Islamiyyah (JI), which is allegedly responsible for a number of terror attacks in South East Asia.  The article discusses the historical background of the emergence of Jamaah  Islamiyyah and its current development. It is argued that the Afghan battle-field was an important event and locus for Indonesian jihadits groups to exercise their military capabilities… CONTINUE READING
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