SECURITY

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

China says countries should end ‘fabrications’ about Huawei

Published 14/01/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Monday urged countries to end “fabrications” about Huawei, after an official in Poland said his country could limit the use [more…]

Australian police investigate suspicious packages sent to…

Australian police investigate suspicious packages sent to…

Published 09/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Police in Australia are investigating suspicious packages sent to a wide range of embassies and consulates on Wednesday, which officials said included [more…]

Head of U.N. team to monitor Hodeidah ceasefire arrives in Yemen

Head of U.N. team to monitor Hodeidah ceasefire arrives in Yemen

Published 22/12/2018

ADEN (Reuters) - The head of a United Nations advance team tasked with monitoring a ceasefire between the Iranian-aligned Houthi group and Saudi-backed government forces [more…]

With eye on China, Germany tightens foreign investment rules

With eye on China, Germany tightens foreign investment rules

Published 19/12/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany agreed new rules on Wednesday to lower the threshold for screening and even blocking purchases of stakes in German firms by [more…]

Iran can expand range of ballistic missiles: Guards commander

Iran can expand range of ballistic missiles: Guards commander

Published 10/12/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Iran has the ability to build ballistic missiles with a broader range, a senior commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on [more…]

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook

Published 10/12/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition watchdog on Monday recommended tougher scrutiny and a new regulatory body to check the dominance of tech giants Facebook Inc [more…]

Australian regulator says probe of tech giants spurs five…

Australian regulator says probe of tech giants spurs five…

Published 10/12/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s competition regulator says it has five investigations afoot as a result of its examination of the market power and public influence [more…]

Top Afghan official killed in shooting, U.S. general unhurt

Top Afghan official killed in shooting, U.S. general unhurt

Published 18/10/2018

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, General Scott Miller escaped unhurt after a burst of gunfire in the governor’s compound in [more…]

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Published 10/09/2018

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing at least six people in an [more…]

Senior security official says Iran will respond to any hostile…

Senior security official says Iran will respond to any hostile…

Published 10/09/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - A senior Iranian security official said Tehran will respond to any hostile action against the country and that the era of “hit [more…]