Law And Order

Trial in Kim Jong Nam's murder resumes in Malaysia

Jan 22, 2018

The trial of the two women accused of killing the half brother of North Korea's leader has resumed after a seven-week recess, with witnesses taking the stand to verify the authenticity of security camera videos

Indonesia investigates online insults of Brunei's sultan

Jan 22, 2018

The Sultan of Brunei has made a complaint of defamation to the Indonesian police about an Instagram account that criticized the wealthy autocratic leader of Southeast Asia's smallest nation

Singapore arrests 17 suspected in Shell oil heist

Jan 9, 2018

Singapore police arrest 17 men, seize tanker, $2.3 million linked to theft of oil from Shell refinery

Inmates riot, set fires at prison in Indonesia's Aceh

Jan 4, 2018

Security forces have retaken control of a prison in western Indonesia following a riot

Malaysia court acquits Australian woman of drug trafficking

Dec 27, 2017

An Australian woman has been found not guilty of trafficking 1.5 kilograms of crystal meth at Kuala Lumpur's airport three years ago, avoiding a possible death sentence

American says he escaped Indonesian jail due to extortion

Dec 20, 2017

An American man who was recaptured after escaping from an overcrowded prison on the Indonesian resort island of Bali says he fled because of extortion by other inmates.

Indonesian customs arrest 3 foreign drug suspects in Bali

Dec 19, 2017

Indonesian officials say they have arrested three foreigners who were attempting to smuggle illegal drugs to the tourist island of Bali

American man recaptured after 5-day Indonesia manhunt

Dec 17, 2017

Police have recaptured an American man who escaped from an overcrowded and understaffed prison on Indonesia's resort island of Bali

Indonesia sentences gay club workers to 2-3 years in prison

Dec 15, 2017

An Indonesian court has sentenced 10 men arrested in a raid at a gay club and sauna to between 2 and 3 years in prison

Top Indonesia court rejects attempt to criminalize gay sex

Dec 14, 2017

Indonesia's top court has ruled against petitioners seeking to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal.

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