Tag: Armed Forces
Defence minister says the document, which will chart out a 10-year defence plan, is in its final stages.
MAF chief Gen Zulkifli Zainal Abidin says the family will be given a detailed briefing once all matters concerning Mohd Zahir Armaya's death are settled.
He says he is not happy with the chronology of events and wants more details.
Criticism from the international arena over Brazil's poor handling of the Amazon fires prompts President Bolsonaro to deploy armed forces to combat raging fires.
Following remarks made by a tycoon, Liew Chin Tong says the role of the armed forces is to prepare for war to maintain peace.
'I am sorry for my mistake, I truly appreciate the sacrifice and contribution of the armed forces to the nation,' says tycoon Koon Yew Yin.
The defence minister says anyone who insults the armed forces is an enemy of the nation, but notes that there was no outrage when a Muslim gave similar criticism.
Patriot hits back at Koon Yew Yin for saying that armed forces personnel are 'doing nothing except eating and sleeping'.
Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu says this is a remarkable achievement as country's economic health is not at its very best.
They are expected to be tabled in Parliament in October.
The Pentagon estimates that 9,000 people who identify as transgender are currently serving in the military, out of a total of 1.3 million active-duty personnel.
Pollsters say opposition parties may be making a mistake by questioning Modi on national security instead of focusing on more basic issues, such as a shortage of jobs and farmers' distress.
The prominent social critic slams the 'total deviation' of foreign policy, saying the sending of troops to Riyadh in 2015 didn't get the consent of Parliament.
Veterans facing problems or seeking help must go through proper channels, it says.
Its chief, Gen Zulkifli Zainal Abidin says they will present their findings to the government.
The body, representing former policemen and soldiers, says if the rally organisers insist on holding the rally, the defence forces chief should issue a statement that soldiers will join police to quell any resulting riots.
The armed forces defends a directive to stop the use of Malay poetry in formal military functions.
Defence ministry says they view seriously accusations that armed forces personnel were actively participating in politics.
Armed forces chief Zulkifli Zainal Abidin says the ban will not just be for the Port Dickson by-election but will be imposed on all elections in the future.
The Malaysian military must stop shooting itself in the foot with barriers to ethnic minorities.
The defence minister says a decision will be made on the matter as soon as possible.
The Armed Forces says it is probing claims that 3 personnel are still serving as escorts for the former defence minister.
The defence minister says action will be taken if they are found to have violated the regulations.
Zahidi Zainuddin, a former Malaysian Armed Forces chief, was with the defence forces for 39 years.