14 November 2019


Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia (2)
Sekar Nasly MEDAN, Indonesia (Reuters) - A 24-year-old university student blew himself up outside police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Medan on Wednesday, wounding six people, just a month after an Islamist militant attacked a former security minister. Police stand guard at the entrance of the local police headquarters following a blast in Medan, Indonesia November 13, 2019.
Suspected suicide bombing at police headquarters in Indonesia's Medan (2)
Wednesday, 13 Nov 2019 10:57 AM MYT JAKARTA (Reuters) - A blast outside the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Medan in North Sumatra is a suspected suicide bombing, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. Tatan Dirsan Atmaja, a spokesman for the North Sumatra police, said by telephone that the suspected suicide bomber had died in the attack.
Japan's new working visa acquired by only 219 foreigners in first 6 months (2)
TOKYO A new skilled worker visa introduced by Japan in April to bring in more foreign labor has only been acquired by 219 foreigners as of the end of September, the country's immigration agency said Wednesday, falling far short of the target for the program's first year. While the numbers represent a more than 10-fold increase from the 20 visa holders recorded by June, they fall short of the maximum 47,550 foreigners expected to acquire the visa by March 2020.
Navy EOD Modernizing Tactics, Training Models to Adjust to the New Maritime Fight (2)
By: Megan Eckstein An MH-53 Sea Dragon assigned to the ‘Vanguards' of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14 prepares to deploy explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) technicians assigned to EOD Mobile Unit (EODMU) 2 during mine countermeasure training in 2019.
Vietnam will be on guard against UAE, says coach (1)
By Lam Thoa Vietnam will pay due heed to UAE's tactics in Thursday's 2022 World Cup qualification match, says coach Park Hang-seo. Park said at a press briefing in Hanoi Wednesday that his UAE counterpart, Dutchman Bert van Marwijk, is a famous name in football, helping his home country team finish the 2010 World Cup as the runners-up. "Bert's philosophy has always been focusing on defending, ensuring safety
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