PACOM Week in Review Ending 20 September 2009

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Hot Topics

ID:  Indonesia eyes militant networks after Noordin killing 09/18/09

ID: Police: DNA confirms Noordin dead 09/19/09

ID: The Indonesian Police and the KPK Sued 09/17/09

IN: Crime tracking network system by 2011-12 09/20/09

LK: IMHO and the LTTE connection 09/20/09

MY: Malaysia: Untried Terror Suspects Free 09/16/09

NP: Are Nepal’s Maoists a threat to India? 09/15/09

NP: More bombs found near Nepal VP’s house 09/15/09

TH: Thailand warns of emergency measures 09/19/09

TH: Thailand’s armed forces have no thought of coup: Army commander-in … 09/18/09

Instability

AA: Roguish Tendencies of Indian Armed Forces 09/15/09

BD: Bangladeshi minorities in volatile situation 09/18/09

CN: PML-Q suspects ‘hidden hands’ behind Xinjiang unrest 09/20/09

IN: 30 rebels, 6 government soldiers killed in fighting in central India 09/20/09

IN: Maoist rebels a ‘grave threat’ to India 09/15/09

KS: Pakistani Kashmiri militants now fighting NATO forces 09/18/09

MM: Thousands flee Myanmar for Thailand 09/18/09

PH:  Three killed in Muslim rebel attack in southern Philippines 09/17/09

PH: Philippine Muslim rebels warn of new fighting 09/19/09

TH: Clashes over Thai-Cambodia border 09/19/09

Special Operations

AA:  China Trains Afghans and Iraqis in Mine Clearing 09/16/09

AA: China, Russia to hold anti-piracy naval drills off Somali coast 09/17/09

ID: Indonesia Anti Terror Raid 09/16/09

PH: RP chosen to run peacekeeping operations in Golan Heights 09/19/09

Security Forces

AU: Satellite boost for Australian forces 09/15/09

CN: China Says It Disrupted Bomb Plot in Tense Area 09/16/09

ID: Indonesia cannot relax militant fight: Australia PM 09/17/09

ID: Police Nab Indonesian Drug Mule, Seize Heroin At KLIA 09/16/09

IN: Indian forces capable of defending borders: Krishna 09/17/09

IN: Tripura: Police nab boy with loaded arms, say terror attack foiled 09/17/09

KH: Cambodia deploys police for Thai border protest 09/17/09

KR: Israeli Radar Chosen for Missile Defense 09/17/09

KS: Militant commander killed in Kashmir combat 09/19/09

PH: Philippines seeks further $60 mln to tighten borders 09/18/09

PH:  Troops attack MILF camp in Zamboanga province 09/17/09

Foreign Affairs

AA: Q+A: What can high-level China-North Korea contact bring? 09/18/09

BD: Problems galore in Bangladesh 09/17/09

CN: China’s Xi Not Named to Party Military Commission 09/18/09

JP: Japan PM to make diplomatic debut in US 09/17/09

JP: Will Japan’s new leaders continue to support US in Afghanistan? 09/17/09

KR: Hatoyama planning to visit South Korea next month 09/19/09

NP: 90 per cent of Interference in Nepal comes from India: Mahara 09/20/09

Crime

AU: Australia govt to appeal Serb commander’s freedom 09/17/09

AU: Deported crime queen vanishes 09/20/09

BD: Hindu devotee dies in Bangladesh temple clash 09/20/09

BD: 2 garment factories attacked 09/20/09

IN: India intensifies drive against human trafficking: Minister 09/19/09

LK: UN urges Sri Lanka to probe war crimes charges 09/19/09

PH:  Muslim judge killed in southern Philippines 09/17/09

TP: East Timor probes legality of militant’s release 09/16/09

TP: Timorese security forces go unpunished for many rights violations – UN 09/15/09