Terror in South East Asia

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Saturday-s bombing on the idyllic island of Bali has led to alerts at tourist spots in Malaysia and Thailand, while Indonesia itself still copes with the aftermath of this century-s second worst act of terror. Today, on the outskirts of Manila, a bus bombing has killed several people and injured several more in the second fatal blast in the Philippines in two days. These latest acts of violence have renewed attention on South East Asia as another major front in the war on terror. Are they purely local events or a loose network of attacks with global significance? We look at the impact on Indonesia and Australia, and consider the implications for America-s impending war with Iraq, with correspondents in both countries as well as security and defense strategists.
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Warren Olney