Gulf Times - SECURITY
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.

Over 400 Afghan security personnel killed or wounded by Taliban in past week: govt

Over 400 Afghan security personnel killed or wounded by Taliban in past week: govt

The Taliban have killed or wounded more than 400 Afghan security personnel over the past week, the interior ministry said Sunday, accusing the insurgents of increasing attacks ahead of expected peace talks.

Blockade threatens region's security and stability, says Qatar

Blockade threatens region's security and stability, says Qatar

Qatar on Thursday said an unjust blockade imposed against it threatens the security and stability of the region, and violates international law.

Cyber attacks threaten security, peace, stability: Sheikha Alya

Cyber attacks threaten security, peace, stability: Sheikha Alya

Cyber-attacks threaten security, peace and stability, Qatar said on Saturday.

39 ISIS militants killed in security operation in northern Iraq

39 ISIS militants killed in security operation in northern Iraq

Thirty nine ISIS militants were killed in landing operations carried out by Counter Terrorism Service in Saladin Governorate, northern Iraq.

Trump, Johnson talk telecoms security ahead of Huawei decision

Trump, Johnson talk telecoms security ahead of Huawei decision

Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed telecoms security with US President Donald Trump as he prepares to announce if Britain will use China's Huawei in its 5G networks, officials said Saturday.