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Public security chief heads delegation to GCC meeting

Public security chief heads delegation to GCC meeting

GCC interior undersecretaries held their 10th meeting in Muscat on Monday with a Qatari delegation chaired by HE the Director of Public Security, Staff Major General Saad bin Jassim al-Khulaifi.

Cyber expert credited with stopping 'WannaCry' attack admits malware charges

Cyber expert credited with stopping 'WannaCry' attack admits malware charges

A British cyber security researcher hailed as a hero for neutralizing the global ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack in 2017 has pleaded guilty to US charges of writing malware.

Defence minister visits security and crises management centre in Jordan

Defence minister visits security and crises management centre in Jordan

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah on Thursday visited the National Centre for Security and Crises Management in Jordan ...

At least 19 killed by Taliban attacks in Afghanistan

At least 19 killed by Taliban attacks in Afghanistan

At least 19 security forces were killed in a series of Taliban attacks in the provinces Badghis and Sar-e Pul, officials said on Monday.

Georgia detains two for trying to sell radioactive uranium: statement

Georgia detains two for trying to sell radioactive uranium: statement

Georgia said on Wednesday it had detained two people for handling and trying to sell $2.8 million worth of radioactive uranium-238, which can be developed into nuclear bomb material.

Germany to consult US over Huawei security fears: Merkel

Germany to consult US over Huawei security fears: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday Berlin would consult Washington over using technology made by China's Huawei in future mobile phone networks ...

ICC assures members of robust security at World Cup

ICC assures members of robust security at World Cup

The International Cricket Council has assured its members of a tight security plan for this year's World Cup in England after the Indian cricket board sought guarantees from the governing body ...

17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources

17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources

Seventeen civilians were killed and 15 were wounded in a blast caused by a booby-trapped corpse in central Mali, security sources and a local official said on Wednesday.

At least 59 'bandits' killed in NW Nigeria: security sources, resident

At least 59 'bandits' killed in NW Nigeria: security sources, resident

At least 59 ‘bandits’ were killed by a civilian defence force when they attacked a village in northwest Nigeria, security officials and locals told AFP on Thursday.

Australia says 'state actor' hacked parties, parliament

Australia says 'state actor' hacked parties, parliament

Australia on Monday said a ‘sophisticated state actor’ had hacked the country's main political parties and parliament, just weeks before a closely fought election.

Security operations across Afghanistan kill 20 militants

Security operations across Afghanistan kill 20 militants

At least twenty militants affiliated with the Taliban and ISIS were killed during separate operations conducted in southern Kandahar and eastern Nangarhar provinces.

Amir arrives in Munich to attend security meeting

Amir arrives in Munich to attend security meeting

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived on Thursday in the German city of Munich to take part in the 55th edition of the Munich Security Conference.