The government, on Thursday, revealed the list of 17 organizations identified as being terrorist movements and/or affiliates, under the 'Terrorism Prevention Act'.
Islamic State (IS)
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)
Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM)
Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS)
Harakat ul-Jihad-i-Islami (HUJI)
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
National Thowheeth Jama'ath
Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim
Willayath As Seylani
The listing was finalised by President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih per recommendations made by the Parliamentary Committee on National Security.
Individuals found to be affiliated to these organizations face up to 15 years imprisonment.