International / National Security

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Published 19/02/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar [more…]

Philippine senate probes frigate deal- Duterte aide denies meddling

Philippine senate probes frigate deal- Duterte aide denies meddling

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (R) speaks with China's President Xi Jinping over the phone while with Christopher 'Bong' Go, Special Assistant to [more…]

Landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district of Indian state

Landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district of Indian state

Published 19/02/2018

GUWAHATI, India (Reuters) - A landmine explosion killed four people, including an election candidate, in India’s northeastern state of Meghalaya in an area where four [more…]

Portrait of Thai royal insult exile sold to help activists

Portrait of Thai royal insult exile sold to help activists

Published 19/02/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A portrait of a prominent critic of the Thai monarchy was sold in an online auction for $6,745, which will go into [more…]

Trump says FBI missed signs on Florida shooting due to Russia…

Trump says FBI missed signs on Florida shooting due to Russia…

Published 19/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with law enforcement at the Broward County Sheriff's Office in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High [more…]

U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

Published 18/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies before the House Judiciary Committee hearing on Federal Bureau of Investigation oversight on Capitol Hill in Washington June [more…]

Trump ex-aide Manafort accused of bank fraud in bail offer: document

Trump ex-aide Manafort accused of bank fraud in bail offer: document

Published 17/02/2018

Paul Manafort leaves U.S. District Court in Washington, U.S., February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Leah MillisWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has drawn a [more…]

Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers

Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers

Published 17/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Balloons are seen in front of a logo at Facebook's headquarters in London, Britain, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo - RC1AE21EBF40WASHINGTON (Reuters) [more…]

White House’s Kelly tightens security clearance procedures…

White House’s Kelly tightens security clearance procedures…

Published 17/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: White House Chief of Staff John Kelly listens as U.S. President Donald Trump holds a meeting on his infrastructure initiative at the White [more…]

U.S. and Turkey agree to mend ties- Turks propose joint deployment…

U.S. and Turkey agree to mend ties- Turks propose joint deployment…

Published 16/02/2018

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrive to a meeting in Ankara, Turkey, February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Cem OzdelANKARA (Reuters) [more…]