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June 11, 2018 11:12 AM Ex-president Martinelli extradited from US to Panama

MIAMI: Panamanian former president Ricardo Martinelli was extradited to his home country Monday to face charges of spying on journalists and political opponents. Martinelli, president 2009-2014, was transferred from the federal prison in Miami to the Opa Locka Executive Airport, where he was placed on a flight to Panama City around 6:20 am (1020 GMT, 6.20pm Malaysia 7

June 8, 2018 10:22 AM No request to extradite Sirul, says Australia

PUTRAJAYA: The Australian government has confirmed, today, that discussions have been held with the government to clarify the status of convicted murderer Sirul Azhar Umar. The statement by the Australian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur also confirmed Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's statement that the government has not lodged an extradition 6

June 8, 2018 3:39 AM Australia gives the nod for Sirul to be extradited

PETALING JAYA: Sirul Azhar Umar will be extradited back to Malaysia within a month following a request by Putrajaya, according to British daily The Guardian. According to the daily's sources, Australian authorities have approved the request from Malaysia to extradite the former police officer who was convicted for the murder of Mongolian national Altantuya 18

May 23, 2018 1:19 PM Catalonia postpones swearing in new regional government

BARCELONA: Catalonia's new separatist president on Wednesday postponed the swearing in of his administration after Madrid rejected four regional minister who are in jail or exile over the region's independence push. Catalan president Quim Torra, who took office last week, denounced in a statement the "blockage exercised by the Spanish government" against 11

May 19, 2018 11:57 PM FARC leader wanted in US suspends hunger strike

BOGOTA: Former FARC leader Jesus Santrich said Saturday he has halted a 41-day-old hunger strike, two days after a Colombian court suspended his extradition to the United States. "In response to the clamour of these voices, I have taken the decision to temporarily suspend my hunger strike," he wrote in a letter read by academic Jairo Estrada after a visit 11

April 5, 2018 10:53 PM German court rejects extradition of former Catalan leader on rebellion charge

People hold a poster and Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) in protest to support the release of former Catalan regional president Carles Puigdemont in front of the prison in Neumuenster, Germany April 3, 2018. — Reuters picBERLIN, April 6 — A German court yesterday rejected an extradition request for Catalonia's former leader Carles Puigdemont on the charge 12

March 26, 2018 4:43 AM Megaupload founder wins battle in ongoing fight against US extradition

German tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom attends a court hearing in Auckland, New Zealand, September 21, 2015. — Reuters picWELLINGTON, March 26 — Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom won one battle with New Zealand authorities today when a Wellington court ruled the attorney general broke the law by refusing his request to be given all information about him held by public 9

March 21, 2018 3:28 AM New Zealand court rejects Megaupload founder’s call for Obama appearance

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom talks to members of the media outside the New Zealand Court of Appeals in Wellington September 20, 2012. ― Reuters picWELLINGTON, March 21 — A New Zealand court rejected today internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom’s application for former US President Barack Obama to appear in court in relation to a damages claim over his defunct 12

March 8, 2018 3:32 PM Turkey asks Sweden to detain Syrian Kurdish leader in third extradition bid

File picture shows supporters of Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) former leader Saleh Muslim shouting slogans in front of a Czech court, which released Muslim from custody, in Prague, Czech Republic, February 27, 2018. — Reuters picSTOCKHOLM, March 8 — Turkey has asked Sweden to arrest Syrian Kurdish leader Saleh Muslim, Turkish media reported today 18

March 8, 2018 1:01 AM Singaporean caught here for armed robbery after two decades on the run

The police said in a press release last night that the 59-year-old man was arrested on Monday with the assistance of PDRM. ― AFP picSINGAPORE, March 8 — A fugitive wanted for an armed robbery outside an OCBC bank branch in 1996 has been nabbed in Malaysia. The police said in a press release last night that the 59-year-old man was arrested on Monday with the assistance 83