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December 10, 2017 6:27 AM Attempted arson attack on Swedish synagogue: Police

STOCKHOLM: A synagogue in Sweden's second largest city Gothenburg was attacked in a failed arson attempt late Saturday, police said. "A burning object was thrown at the building but it (the fire) did not catch on," police spokesman Lars Tunefjord told local news outlet TT, adding the attack occurred shortly after 10pm (5am Malaysia). No one was injured 5

December 10, 2017 4:30 AM McDonald's Malaysia refutes Israel ties after boycott calls

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian franchise of McDonald's Corp said it was "disappointed" with calls on social media to boycott the fast food restaurant chain in apparent retaliation to the United State's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Social media users in the Muslim-majority country called on boycotting various US companies following 9

December 10, 2017 4:23 AM McDonald’s Malaysia refutes Israel ties after boycott calls

Social media users called on boycotting various US companies following US President Donald Trump’s decision to relocate the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. — Picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 — The Malaysian franchise of McDonald’s Corp said it was “disappointed” with calls on social media to boycott the fast food restaurant chain in apparent 9

December 9, 2017 11:50 PM McDonald's Malaysia denies Israel link after boycott call

KUALA LUMPUR: McDonald's Malaysia said on Saturday (Dec 9) it is "disappointed" with renewed calls for a boycott of the American fast food chain in the wake of US' recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. In a statement on its Facebook page, McDonald's said claims - that have been circulating on messaging apps and social media - of it channelling 7

December 9, 2017 1:59 PM Egypt’s Coptic Pope rejects Pence meeting over Jerusalem

US Vice President Mike Pence. ― file picCAIRO, Dec 9 ― Egypt’s Coptic Church head Pope Tawadros II cancelled a meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence in Cairo later this month in protest at Washington’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the church said today. US President Donald Trump’s decision “did not take into account the feelings 9

December 9, 2017 8:45 AM Malaysia's Armed Forces is prepared for any possibilities: Hisham

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) is always ready to mobilise its strength towards the issue facing Jerusalem. Defense Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said the military is waiting for instructions from the top leadership on the move. "Earlier this week, we are shocked by the news that impacted the geo-political stability of the world 13

December 9, 2017 8:29 AM Malaysian military ready to roll out to Jerusalem, Hishammuddin says

The Malaysian Armed Forces take part in the 60th National Day parade at Dataran Merdeka. The Malaysian Armed Forces is prepared to head to the Middle East if its services are needed there. ― Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR — The Malaysian Armed Forces is prepared to head to the Middle East if its services are needed there following the US government’s 11

December 9, 2017 5:41 AM Trump’s action threatens world stability, says association president

A general view shows the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City December 4, 2017. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 9 ― United States President Donald Trump’s plan to shift the capital of Israel to Jerusalem is an act that breaches international resolution, Malaysian Young Generation Association (GAM) president Fadli Juanas said. He said it was an act that could 10

December 8, 2017 10:14 PM Israeli air strike wounds 14 in Gaza: Palestinians

GAZA CITY: Israel aircraft attacked Hamas military facilities in the Gaza Strip on Friday night (Dec 8) in response to rocket attacks, the Israeli army said. It was the second night of rocket fire since US President Donald Trump's statement on Wednesday recognising Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. His declaration sent shock waves through the region 7

December 8, 2017 6:31 PM Leave Lebanon alone, world powers tell Saudi, Iran

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron led calls on Friday (Dec 8) for countries to stop meddling in Lebanon at an international meeting aimed at preventing the fragile nation becoming a pawn in the power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attended the eight-nation talks in Paris with Lebanese Prime Minister 9