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Action Would Be Taken On ‘Nameless’ Malaysian If Misuari’s Allegation True

KUALA LUMPUR - The government is investigating claims made by Philippines' Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) chairman Nur Misuari that a Malaysian leader was...

Your Days Are Numbered, Philippines Police Warns Abu Sayyaf

CEBU CITY: “Their days are numbered.” Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa on Thursday issued this warning after President Duterte offered...

UK Election: Conservatives Lose Majority, May Urged To Step Down

LONDON: Britain's Conservatives have lost their majority in a snap general election that has resulted in a hung parliament. With just a handful of seats...

Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Images Of South China Sea Island

TAIPEI: Taiwan's defence ministry has asked Google to blur images of a new development believed to be for military use on a disputed South...

China Flexes Military Muscle In South China Sea Before Trump Takes Office

TAIPEI - An aircraft carrier in the Pacific and a newly upgraded combat aircraft: China's military is showing off its newest equipment less than...

Nine Dead, 10 Injured In Philippines’ Three-Car Crash

MANILA: At least nine people were killed and 10 others injured in a three-car crash along a highway early on Tuesday morning in Cardona...

Abu Sayyaf Spokesman And Kidnap Mastermind Muamar Askali Killed

MANILA - Security forces have killed Abu Sayyaf's spokesman Muamar Askali, described as a "rising star" among Islamic extremist circles and linked to several...

Philippines Filed Diplomatic Protest Over South China Sea Build-Up: Minister

MANILA - The Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest with China, its foreign minister said on Monday, over Beijing's installation last year of anti-aircraft...

Amid South China Sea Tension, Defence Exporters Flock To Indonesia

JAKARTA - From rescue helicopters to air surveillance equipment, defence manufacturers jostled in Jakarta this week to claim one of the region's biggest prizes:...

Jokowi Visits Quake Victims, Orders Fast Reconstruction Of Public Buildings

JAKARTA - President Joko Widodo Friday visited the victims of Wednesday's earthquake in Aceh province of Indonesia's Sumatra island that claimed the lives of...

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