A security guard patrols in front of Malaysia's iconic building, Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul)
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Malaysia's police chief said Saturday that a suspected militant arrested in a train station in Kuala Lumpur had confessed to planning a suicide attack in the country.The 28-year-old Malaysian man is believed to be a member of the ISIS militant group and was arrested Friday with weapons and documents related to ISIS, the police said. In a statement, Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar said the suspect confessed to planning a suicide attack in Malaysia after receiving orders from a foreign ISIS member in Syria. Before today's arrest, Malaysia has detained 145 people since 2013 on suspicion of links with ISIS.
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