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April 23, 2018 10:33 AM Far-right group attacks migrants on Greek island

MYTILENE, Greece: A far-right group launched a violent attack overnight on migrants staging a sit-in protest on the Greek island of Lesbos, injuring around a dozen people, police said Monday. The violence erupted late Sunday after members of the radical "Patriotic Movement" gathered on the central square of the island's main city Mytilene, where some 200 Afghan 6

April 23, 2018 3:12 AM Axes, sunglasses and now a summit at Korea's DMZ

PANMUNJOM, South Korea: In the Demilitarized Zone that has divided the two Koreas for decades, the two sides come face to face — along with the contradictory narratives that will underlie a summit at the site this week. South Korean guards chosen for their height and looks, and sporting aviator sunglasses stand stern and unmoving outside the blue huts of the Joint 3

April 21, 2018 3:25 AM Vietnam War refugees deported under Trump struggle to settle

HO CHI MINH CITY: Nguyen was nine when he boarded a boat alone to escape the communist regime in Vietnam for the United States. Some 40 years later, he returned in shackles, deported from the only country he really knows to one he can scarcely remember. With conspiracy and fraud convictions under his belt, he was expelled in line with a Trump administration 6

April 19, 2018 10:50 PM North Korea seeks ‘complete denuclearisation,’ South’s Moon says

South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Vietnam's National Assembly in Hanoi March 23, 2018. — Reuters picSEOUL, April 20 — North Korea has expressed its commitment to “complete denuclearisation” of the Korean peninsula and has not attached conditions, South Korea's president said yesterday, but Washington remains wary and has vowed to maintain “maximum 10

April 19, 2018 2:59 PM Iran, Iraq, Syria, Russia hold ‘anti-terrorism’ meet

The coalition is set to talk about future cooperation. ― Reuters picTEHRAN, April 19 — Iran, Iraq, Syria and Russia held a meeting in Baghdad today of military and security officials to coordinate “anti-terrorism” efforts, the Iranian defence ministry said. “Cooperation in intelligence between the four countries for common aims and anti-terrorism missions 7

April 18, 2018 11:14 PM Microsoft reveals new IoT platform based on custom Linux kernel (VIDEO)

Microsoft aims to secure Internet of Things devices with its new Azure Sphere solution. — Picture courtesy of Weedezign/Istock.com via AFPSAN FRANCISCO, April 19 — It’s a minor revolution: Microsoft has presented its latest security-enhancing solution for Internet of Things (IoT) devices, based on a custom Linux kernel. Azure Sphere is essentially a microcontroller 8

April 17, 2018 11:28 PM US ambassador Haley hits back over Russian sanctions ‘confusion’ (VIDEO)

US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, arrives for a UN Security Council meeting, at United Nations Headquarters in New York, on April 14, 2018. — AFP picNEW YORK, April 18 — US Ambassador Nikki Haley yesterday shot back at a White House aide who suggested that “confusion” had led her to mistakenly announce fresh sanctions on Russia. “With all due respect 7

April 17, 2018 9:23 AM BAE Systems inks partnership for Chevening scholarship in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: British defence, security and aerospace solutions company, BAE Systems Plc, today renewed its partnership with the British High Commission of Malaysia for the 2018 Chevening Scholarship programme. In a statement today, BAE Systems said, the agreement was inked at the Defence Services Asia 2018 exhibition and conference here. The UK-headquartered 8

April 16, 2018 8:13 AM PM: Anti-Fake News Act to protect Malaysians from security threat

KUALA LUMPUR: The Anti-Fake News Act is to protect Malaysians from the scourge of fake news, caretaker Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said today. Noting that fake news could pose a security threat, Najib added that there were incidences where fake news was used to interfere in a country's affairs. He added that the government would not compromise 8

April 15, 2018 5:21 AM Malaysia strongly condemns use of chemical weapons in Syria

A girl looks on following alleged chemical weapons attack, in what is said to be Douma, Syria in this still image from video obtained by Reuters on April 8, 2018. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Malaysia condemns in the strongest possible terms the use of chemical weapons, by anyone, under any circumstances as the use of these weapons is abhorrent 7