FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Philippine President Benigno Aquino and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak smell conspiracy behind the decision by some 200 armed followers of Jamalul Kiram, the self-proclaimed Sultan of Sulu, to occupy parts of Lahad Datu in Sabah.
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — In Malaysia, the signs are ominous. The coming wet season is already shaping up as potentially the worst on record for dengue fever with regional governments stepping up efforts to limit […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Malaysia has sent more army troops to North Borneo where security forces are fighting about 200 followers of Sultanate of Sulu who are claiming ownership of the oil-rich island just several […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Government troops in the Philippines say they’re closing in on separatist rebels, as they try to end a week-long stand-off in the southern port city of Zamboanga. Read more from the […]