Semporna - updates

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PH names Filipina kidnapped in Sabah

Apr 04, 2014 - 3:54 PM

The Philippines is working with Malaysia to rescue 40 year old Marcelita Dayawan and Chinese tourist Gao Huayun

ABDUCTION. Two women, including a Filipino, were abducted from a resort near Semporna, Malaysia

Filipino, Chinese national abducted from Malaysian resort

Apr 03, 2014 - 11:43 AM

UPDATED Police believe the 2 were taken to Bakong Island in Simunul Tawi tawi in the Philippines

ABDUCTION. Two women, including a Filipino, were abducted from a resort near Semporna, Malaysia

Sabah tourist arrivals drop

Mar 23, 2013 - 7:57 PM

Malaysia s tourism minister seeks to correct what he said were mere rumors of a tense security situation in Sabah

'No surrender' in Sabah - Kiram

Mar 05, 2013 - 11:48 AM

Followers of the Sulu Sultan s heirs will not capitulate to the Malaysian forces vowing to fight until the end to highlight their claim to Sabah

Fresh attacks, explosions in Sabah

Mar 05, 2013 - 8:17 AM

3rd UPDATE The government must take action to defend the country s dignity and sovereignty as demanded by the people the Malaysian Prime Minister says

LOCKDOWN IN SABAH. Malaysian soldiers man a security check point in Semporna, the new area where the stand-off with Sulu gunmen in Simunul village on the Malaysian island of Borneo on March 3, 2013. AFP PHOTO

Sabah east coast on high security alert

Mar 01, 2013 - 4:28 PM

The alert order follows the assault on Lahad Datu Sabah by Malaysian security forces

HIGH ALERT. Sabah's east coast is now on alert following a standoff that reportedly led to 3 deaths.