Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Malaysia: Here are the highlights of the joint statement with Najib Razak.
Modi called for a new global resolve and new strategies to combat terrorism, without balancing it against political considerations and said no country should use or support terrorism.
“We will not allow these killers to have a safe haven,” Obama said at a business conference on the sidelines of a summit of Southeast Asian leaders that Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak opened earlier.
The fruits of development have to be taken to the margins of geography and to the bottom of demography. “We have to touch lives, while reaching for the sky,” PM Modi said.
ASEAN is India’s fourth largest trading partner and India is the sixth largest trading partner for the ten member grouping.
“They (IS) thought their movements could not be traced but the Malaysian Police managed to curb their activities,” said Malaysia’s deputy home minister Nur Jazlan.
Facing growing pressure, Indonesia earlier this month agreed to accept international help after failing for weeks to douse the fires from slash-and-burn farming.
US Embassy in Malaysia issued a terror warning for American citizens to avoid Jalan Alor.
National deputy police chief Noor Rashid Ibrahim said ethnic Uighurs were detained in the past week in Kuala Lumpur as well as in northeastern Kelantan state.
Indonesia which is blamed every year has sent hundreds of military personnel to try to put them out. It has declared a state of emergency in Riau province, where the haze has been building for several weeks and pollution levels reached hazardous levels.
Southeast Asian nations in the summer faced a huge migrant crisis, with more than 4,000 landing in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar and Bangladesh
Najib has been fighting for political survival after leaked documents in July showed he received some $700 million in his private accounts from entities linked to indebted state fund 1MDB.
In one area near the square, a comedian entertaining the crowd poked fun at Najib. Dressed up as an Arab, he pretended to hand over a multi-billion-ringgit check as a donation to a rally participant.
Activists say Najib should resign and the political system and state institutions be reformed to be more transparent and accountable.
The new graves were found on Saturday near the peak of a hill surrounded by jungle terrain and along the Thai border.