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  1. Why the west will miss Mahathir

    Posted Oct 28th 2003, 12:00am by Sunanda Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... with the US and urged members of the Organisation of Islamic Conference to quickly adopt an internationally agreed definition of terror. In short, there is more hardheaded calculation than might ...

  2. New Great Wall of China is digital

    Posted Jan 30th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... forces' of separatism, terrorism and extremism in China. It said the system would also help control smuggling, illegal immigration, drug trafficking and other crimes. Beijing-based retired PLA general Xu Guangyu said the video surveillance system installed at border sites was built to military specifications, featuring high-definition images and all-weather functions. 'In fact, our ...

  3. Hu to attend US nuclear security summit

    Posted Apr 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and nuclear terrorism,' Qin said. 'We support international co-operation and hope the summit can achieve international consensus on nuclear security.' China has been reluctant to back ... important issue. But the fact that it was called by Obama and is held in Washington means the trip has something to do with Sino-US relationship,' Jin said. 'Hu and Obama will definitely ...

  4. Blasphemy laws invite abuse but clerics resist amendment

    Posted May 28th 2005, 12:00am by Kashif Khan

    ... proof. And though none of the convicted has ever been executed, mobs have killed several of the accused. Human rights activists say the law's vague definition of blasphemy and the defective ... on terrorism', General Musharraf's government is facing mounting pressure from religious parties who continue to hold countrywide demonstrations to mark their disgust at the supposed desecration ...

  5. Alawi plans to cover security gaps

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Borzou Daragahi

    ... and former CIA-backed Iraqi opponent of Hussein's regime, said the interim government had already begun reconstituting an intelligence service and anti-terrorism unit. 'We need ... questions about demands that Islam play a stronger a role in the future government, noting that senior clerics, by definition, interfere in all aspects of Iraqi life. Earlier, Dr Alawi issued ...

  6. US sidelined as Central Asia's 'Great Game' intensifies

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Formally created in Shanghai in June 2001 as a security forum to combat terrorism, the SCO's member states include China and Russia, as well as the Central Asian republics of Kyrgyzstan, ... and will support the international coalition, which is carrying out an anti-terror campaign in Afghanistan, and we have taken note of the progress made in the effort to stabilise the situation. ...

  7. What now for church and state?

    Posted Nov 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the president was seen as more of a leader than Senator Kerry, or maybe he offered the best hope of protection against terrorism. His pledge to cut taxes could have played a role, as perhaps did his ... to the US Supreme Court and the definition of marriage- were also important. The issue of same-sex marriages was on the ballot in 11 states, and was defeated in every one. Most were Republican ...

  8. Asean+8 meeting key for US role, as tensions over seas dominate

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... raise specific territorial disputes with its neighbours or use the US to keep a check on China in the region. 'Beijing will definitely oppose any idea to raise the specific issues ... pushing to limit the role of the body, stressing it should keep to so-called transnational issues, such as terrorism and piracy. A key organiser, Vietnam's Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi ...



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