• Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
    Victim’s mother fights for justice nine years after the Wat Pathum Wanaram killings
    EVENTS WERE held yesterday to mark the ninth anniversary of the killings of six people at Pathum Wanaram Temple in Bangkok during a crackdown on anti-government protesters by security forces in 2010.
    politics
  • Sat, 04 May 2019 01:00
    Rainsy handed eight-year prison sentence by Phnom Penh court
    Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party, was on Thursday sentenced to a total of eight years in prison on two charges, with security forces ordered to arrest and throw him in jail.
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  • Sun, 31 Mar 2019 17:45
    First Rohingya woman shot dead in Bangladesh drugs clampdown
    Bangladesh security forces have shot dead a Rohingya woman in a border town known as a gateway for smuggling meth pills from neighbouring Myanmar, officials said Sunday.
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  • Sun, 24 Feb 2019 08:43
    Two killed as Venezuela aid showdown turns violent
    A high-risk operation to get humanitarian aid into Venezuela descended into deadly chaos Saturday after President Nicolas Maduro's security forces fired on demonstrators and aid trucks were set ablaze.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 12:15
    New Myanmar unrest panics Rohingya in border limbo
    Bandarban, Bangladesh - Panic is gripping thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees living in no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border, with daily clashes between Myanmar security forces and ethnic Rakhine insurgents.
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  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:14
    Bangladesh deploys 600,000 security forces ahead of vote
    Bangladesh stepped up security Saturday in a bid to contain violence during a general election expected to see Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina win a record fourth term.
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  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:24
    Latest : Hunt for gunman after Strasbourg market attack kills three, including Thai
    Strasbourg, France - Hundreds of security forces were Wednesday deployed in the hunt for a lone gunman who killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, with the French government raising the security alert level and reinforcing border controls.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:24
    Paris police use tear gas, water cannon against 'yellow vest' protesters
    Security forces in Paris fired tear gas and water cannon Saturday to disperse protesters who tried to break through a police cordon on the Champs-Elysees, an AFP journalist said.
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  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:41
    China critic silenced during live TV interview
    A vocal critic of China's government has disappeared without a trace after security forces strong-armed their way into his home in the middle of a phone interview with a US-funded television network.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00
    Gaza bloodshed inevitable
    God the Father, the same God worshipped by Jews, Christians and Muslims, could be disgruntled seeing the deadly clash between His subjects – Palestine protesters and Israeli security forces on the Gaza border – over the moving of the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
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  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 17:01
    Philippines closes Boracay to tourists under high security
    The Philippines shuttered its most famous holiday island Boracay to tourists on Thursday for a six-month clean-up, which the government has imposed with a muscular show of its security forces.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 15:54
    Syria forces enter Douma, last holdout in rebel bastion: state media
    Syria's internal security forces entered Douma on Saturday, state media reported, saying the final rebel holdout on the edge of Damascus would be secured within "hours".
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  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:49
    Police officer dies as violence mars Bilbao v Spartak clash
    A Basque police officer died Thursday as security forces clashed with fans of Russian club Spartak Moscow in the Spanish city of Bilbao where a Europa League match was taking place.
    sports
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:48
    Myanmar army's admission of killings a 'positive step': Suu Kyi
    Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi has welcomed an unprecedented army admission that security forces carried out extra-judicial killings of Rohingya Muslims as a "positive step", state-backed media reported Saturday.
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  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:58
     Singapore bans 'inflammatory' Palestinian film
    Singapore - Singapore banned a documentary featuring a Palestinian teenager charged with assaulting Israeli security forces from being screened at a festival Thursday, warning the "inflammatory" work could stir hatred.
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