Kunak (Malaysia)

Type: City
Name: Kunak (Malaysia)
Country: Malaysia
Latitude: 3.68
Longitude: 118.25
population: 22,072
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

DFA: 14-day curfew imposed in Sabah waters

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday that a daily 12-hour curfew is being imposed in the waters surrounding Sabah, Malaysia until August 2.Citing a report from the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, the DFA said a curfew had been imposed ... [Published Sun Star Network - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Important for people to know about curfew – Teo

KOTA KINABALU: It is very important for the Eastern Sabah Security Command (ESSCom) to ensure that information regarding the curfew is accurately disseminated to the people affected by it, especially those who are staying in the coastal areas and relying ... [Published Borneo Post Online - Jul 21 2014]
Entities: Security, Tawau, Sandakan
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

Curfew imposed on PHL-Sabah border, 5 other districts

Sabah authorities have imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the east coast, including the border between the Philippines and Sabah, a Malaysian news site reported Sunday.The curfew lasts from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. every day until Aug. 2 and covers the Sandakan, ... [Published GMA News Online - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Security situation at Eastern Side of Sabah in Malaysia

ClassNK has issued new alert to inform that the situation at Eastern Side of Sabah in Malaysia is quite terrible at the moment.On 12th July 2014, one police man was killed and another policeman was kidnapped by Sulu Terrorists in Sempurna about one and ... [Published Safety4sea - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Malaysia to impose curfew in eastern state of Sabah

World Bulletin / News DeskMalaysia’s home minister says a curfew will be imposed along its coastline in the eastern state of Sabah as the threat continues from Filipino rebels from the country's south.On Sunday, Philippine naval patrol boats joined Malaysian ... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Travel warning: Malaysia

A holiday bungalow at Mabul island, Malaysia. Picture: ThinkStock Source: ThinkStockTravellers have been urged to reconsider their holiday plans to Sabah, Malaysia.Australian Government website Smart Traveller has issued the following warning: “We continue ... [Published Herald Sun - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Kunak, Semporna, LD hit hard by abductions – SUCCC

KUNAK: Sabah United Chinese Chamber of Commerce (SUCCC) president Datuk Seri Panglima Gan Sau Wah has called on Chinese assemblymen and members of parliament to conduct a working visit to Kunak, Semporna and Lahad Datu in order to personally experience ... [Published BruDirect - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

'Desperate political stunt by opposition'

Kota Kinabalu: Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang described the opposition's attempt to file a motion of no-confidence against Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman for the alleged failure of Esscom as a desperate act and a political stunt using ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Malaysia army and police officers detained in Kunak ops

PETALING JAYA - Six suspected Sulu terrorists, including two corporals, were detained in a special operation in Kunak, Sabah. The suspects were taken into custody by the Bukit Aman Special Branch and Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) yesterday. ... [Published Asiaone - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Expert: Kidnappers have inside information

“THEY have better intel than us. They know where our assets are located. They are already inside (Sabah). We believe they have inside help.”These were the grim words of a security expert based in the east coast of Sabah as he reflected on the southern-Philippines ... [Published Brunei Times - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 2 reports

Give Sabah Security Top Priority – Pang

Kota Kinabalu: The federal government has been urged to give top priority to Sabah’s security.Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Assistant Minister Datuk Pang Yuk Ming said this is imperative as tourist arrivals, especially from China, has declined ... [Published BruDirect - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 11 reports

US offers help after Sabah kidnapping

KUALA LUMPUR - The United States has offered to help beef up security in the state of Sabah in east Malaysia. The offer came after another abduction was reported in the area close to southern Philippines where Muslim rebels have fought government ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Jun 17 2014]

Quotes

"We would like to call the attention of our nationals, who frequently ply this route to visit family members, for barter trading, and other purposes, to exercise utmost caution in going in these areas to avoid inconvenience" said the DFA
"We must also play our role as the eyes and ears of the government by channeling any information on elements that try to threaten public order, particularly the entry of illegal immigrants" he told reporters after breaking fast at Pulau Bumbum near here last night
"All of Sabah is affected because most foreigners don’t know that the problem only affected the eastern coast."
"Who gave them ICs in the first place? It was Dr Mahathir" he said in referring to the former prime minister who helmed the government for 22 years until 2003

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DFA: 14-day curfew imposed in Sabah waters [Published Sun Star Network - 14 hours ago]
Malaysia imposes curfew in Sabah waters [Published GMA News Online - 14 hours ago]
Important for people to know about curfew – Teo [Published Borneo Post Online - Jul 21 2014]
Sabah imposes curfew in 6 districts [Published Brunei Times - Jul 20 2014]
Curfew imposed on PHL-Sabah border, 5 other dis... [Published GMA News Online - Jul 20 2014]
14-day dusk-to-dawn curfew in Sabah’s east coas... [Published Borneo Post Online - Jul 19 2014]
Curfew soon in east Sabah [Published Brunei Times - Jul 19 2014]
Sabah’s security problems are a consequence of ... [Published Suara Sarawak - Jul 17 2014]
Security situation at Eastern Side of Sabah in ... [Published Safety4sea - Jul 17 2014]
Sabah’s security problems are a consequence of ... [Published Malaysian Insider - Jul 17 2014]
Malaysia to impose curfew in eastern state of S... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 17 2014]
Fresh violence in Sabah calls for extra security [Published TTG ASIA - Jul 17 2014]
In water villages, Dr M sees Malaysia’s ‘shamef... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 16 2014]
Travel warning: Malaysia [Published Herald Sun - Jul 16 2014]
Sabah intrusions due to Putrajaya allowing ille... [Published Suara Sarawak - Jul 14 2014]
Set up bi-partisan panel on Esscom, Pakatan tel... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 14 2014]
Sabah intrusions due to Putrajaya’s policy of a... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Jul 14 2014]
Kunak, Semporna, LD hit hard by abductions – SUCCC [Published BruDirect - Jul 13 2014]
Esscom revamp for more bite [Published New Straits Times - Jul 09 2014]
Najib announces ESSCom restructuring [Published The Mole - Jul 08 2014]
MALAYSIAN PM RESTRUCTURES OF EASTERN SABAH SECU... [Published NAM News Network - Jul 08 2014]
Indonesian Presidential Race: 300,000 Early Vot... [Published Bernama - Jul 06 2014]
'Desperate political stunt by opposition' [Published Sabah Daily Express - Jul 06 2014]
Malaysia army and police officers detained in K... [Published Asiaone - Jun 26 2014]
Aereo Supreme Court Ruling: Fox, Disney and Oth... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Jun 25 2014]
Expert: Kidnappers have inside information [Published Brunei Times - Jun 24 2014]
Sabah cross-border kidnappings: Are the frontli... [Published thestar.com.my - Jun 24 2014]
Sabah confident of reviving tourism [Published Sabah Daily Express - Jun 23 2014]
Sabah Optimistic Of Attracting More Foreign Tou... [Published Bernama - Jun 22 2014]
Utusan calls for Esscom officials’ resignation [Published Malaysian Insider - Jun 22 2014]
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