U.S. must shoulder responsibility for training Bahrain’s law enforcement in social media investigation on terror ☞ Scoop News – New Zealand

“Bahrain, which is known for violating the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, and the human right of free speech, considering protests terrorism and human rights activists as terrorists and a threat to public order, has now been trained by the U.S. Embassy in Manama in surveilling the so-called ‘terrorist organizations’ social media.”

Cambodia arrests 14,722 drug suspects in nine months ☞ Borneo Bulletin – Malaysia

“PHNOM PENH (XINHUA) – Cambodian authorities had arrested 14,722 drug-related suspects, including 331 foreigners, during the first nine months of 2023, the country’s Anti-Drug Department said in a report yesterday…”
“A total of 2.68 tonnes of illicit drugs and some 911 kilogrammes of ingredients were seized in the suspects’ possession during the January-September period of 2023.”
“The Southeast Asian country has no death sentence for drug traffickers. Under its law, someone found guilty of trafficking more than 80 grammes of illicit drugs could be jailed for life.”

Washington DC – Rep. Jamaal Bowman pulled fire alarm as shutdown looms ☞ New York Post

“NY Democrat Jamaal Bowman literally pulled a fire alarm to stall and prevent our efforts to force a vote to keep the federal government open. Pathetic. Criminal investigation needs to happen…”
“’No one in this country is above the law.‘ Bowman himself said just months ago in tweet attacking former president Trump and applauding his various indictments.”