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Police Bust Forced Prostitution Ring

XIAMEN, China, Aug. 14 (UPI) — Chinese authorities arrested six suspects and freed 22 women who were forced to become sex workers in the south China city of Xiamen, officials said. Police raided the parlor in downtown Xiamen Saturday after receiving a tip by two abducted women who escaped from the rented house, Xinhua reported […]

Ex-Egypt Minister’s Trial Resumes Sept. 5

CAIRO, Aug. 14 (UPI) — The trial of Egypt’s former interior minister was continued until Sept. 5 following a heated session Sunday, the presiding judge ordered. Lawyers for more than 800 people killed in this year’s popular revolt are calling for the proceedings against Habib Al Adly and six of his aides to be combined […]

Report: Syrian Navy Shells Port City

DAMASCUS, Syria, Aug. 14 (UPI) — The Syrian navy opened fire on rebel positions in the western port city of Latakia from ships in the Mediterranean Sea, a rights group said Sunday. Rami Abdel Rahman, president of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights based in London, told CNN at least five people had been killed […]

Suu Kyi Tests Freedom With Visit

BAGO, Myanmar, Aug. 14 (UPI) — Thousands of well-wishers turned out to greet Nobel laureate and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi when she visited Bago, officials said. Sunday’s visit is the first time Suu Kyi has traveled outside Myanmar’s main city since being released from house arrest in November, CNN reported. “We hope […]

SW Pakistan Hotel Bomb Kills 11

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Aug. 14 (UPI) — An apparent terrorist bomb demolished a two-story hotel in Pakistan Sunday as the nation marked its Independence Day holiday, authorities said. At least 11 people were killed and 21 were injured in the blast in Jafferabad, which sources told Geo News was believed to have been caused by a […]

Suspect Arrested In Boy’s Disappearance

QUEENSLAND, Australia, Aug. 14 (UPI) — Australian authorities say they hope the arrest of a 41-year-old man will result in finding the body of a young boy who went missing in 2003. Police in Queensland started searching Sunday for the remains of Daniel Morcombe, who was 13 when he disappeared while waiting for a bus […]

Missing Girl, Father Found Dead

PLACERVILLE, Calif., Aug. 14 (UPI) — The search for a 2-year-old girl allegedly abducted by her father has ended with the discovery of their bodies, law enforcement officials in California said. Investigators said the bodies of father Mourad “Moni” Samaan and of Madeline Samaan-Fay, reportedly abducted by her father a week ago, were discovered in […]

Norway Massacre Suspect Revisits Scene

OSLO, Norway, Aug. 14 (UPI) — The suspect accused of killing 77 people in a bombing and shooting spree in Norway walked through a re-enactment with police near Oslo, his attorney said. Scores of officers escorted Anders Breivik on a walking tour of the island of Utoya Saturday and recorded his descriptions of what happened […]

Ahmadinejad Warns Israel, United States

TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (UPI) — Iran will respond ” decisively” if the United States or Israel attempt to attack the Islamic Republic, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told Russia Today. “They wish to do it, they want to do it, but they know about our power. They know we are going to give them a decisive response. […]

Egypt To Operate Against Al-Qaida Cells

EL-ARISH, Egypt, Aug. 14 (UPI) — Egyptian security forces are deploying in the Sinai Peninsula to nab al-Qaida cells and end attacks on the gas pipeline to Israel and Jordan, officials said. “Al-Qaida is present in Sinai mainly in the area of Sakaska close to Rafah,” an unnamed general from Egypt’s military intelligence told CNN. […]


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