The Nigerian man arrested Friday for trying to destroy Northwest Airlines Flight 253, Umar Farouk Abdul Mattallab, is being investigated by London authorities. He reportedly had an apartment there, and had been an engineering student at University College London.
Experts say Noordin's death Thursday gives Indonesia a window to recalibrate its battle to confront other militants.
The LTTE rebels may be gone, but what about their fight for a homeland for the ethnic Tamil minority?
The Army has squeezed the rebels into a small patch of jungle since seizing their last major stronghold Sunday. But they could still mount a messy counterinsurgency.
A top minister resigned Sunday as officials vowed to improve antiterror forces.
In China's far west, the Muslim ethnic group finds itself relegated to menial jobs. Chinese officials also restrict religious practice and use of their language in schools.