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Myanmar protests resume, West condemns security response

Myanmar protests resume, West condemns security response

Protesters returned to the streets of Myanmar on Wednesday after the most violent day yet in demonstrations against a coup that halted a tentative transition to democracy under elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

Eight Afghan security personnel killed in Taliban attack

Eight Afghan security personnel killed in Taliban attack

A suicide bomber drove a vehicle loaded with explosives into a base for Afghan defence forces in the country's east on Saturday, killing at least eight security personnel in an attack claimed by the Taliban.

Security tight at India's historic Red Fort as farmers vow to continue protests

Security tight at India's historic Red Fort as farmers vow to continue protests

Hundreds of police guarded the historic Red Fort in the heart of the Indian capital on Wednesday following violent clashes between farmers and authorities in which one person was killed and at least 80 injured.

National Mall closed for Biden inauguration amid security fears

National Mall closed for Biden inauguration amid security fears

The National Mall in downtown Washington will be closed because of security concerns until after Wednesday's inauguration of US President-elect Joe Biden, the National Park Service said Friday.

Qatar affirms keenness on supporting international efforts to implement youth, peace and security agenda

Qatar affirms keenness on supporting international efforts to implement youth, peace and security agenda

The State of Qatar has affirmed its keenness on supporting international efforts to implement youth, peace and security agenda in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 2250 (2015) ...

More than 60 prisoners escape Lebanese jail, say security sources

More than 60 prisoners escape Lebanese jail, say security sources

More than 60 prisoners broke out of a Lebanese jail on Saturday and five of them were killed when their car hit a tree while under pursuit, security sources and the state news agency said.

Trump fires US election security official who rejected fraud claims

Trump fires US election security official who rejected fraud claims

Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the government's top election security official, who had rejected the president's unsubstantiated claims of ‘massive’ fraud in the vote he lost to Joe Biden.

MoTC workshop concludes

MoTC workshop concludes

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) recently held a workshop on the 'Navigation Risks that Threaten Maritime Security', which was attended by several maritime specialists from the Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Interior and Qatar Petroleum.

Security Department is working to make 2022 World Cup a success

Security Department is working to make 2022 World Cup a success

The Establishments and Missions Security Department is working with all the authorities concerned to make the 2022 FIFA World Cup success, a top official with the Ministry of Interior (MoI) told a virtual seminar.

MME outlines short, long-term goals

MME outlines short, long-term goals

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME)'s strategic plan, including its aspirations for 2030 and priorities for 2022, were highlighted on Wednesday, the official Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported.

Security preparations for Qatar 2022 continue uninterrupted online

Security preparations for Qatar 2022 continue uninterrupted online

Security preparations for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 have continued uninterrupted since the outbreak of COVID-19. Since March, the Security Committee at the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has delivered all necessary training for police officers and security personnel online.

Tight security outside US Chengdu consulate after China orders closure

Tight security outside US Chengdu consulate after China orders closure

Security was tight outside the US consulate in the Chinese city of Chengdu on Saturday as staff inside prepared to leave, a day after China ordered it to close in response to a US order for China to shut its consulate in Houston.