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Lahad Datu Stand-Off

VAT69 commandos not geared for clash

KOTA KINABALU: A team of VAT69 commandos were not preparing for any warfare when they entered Kampung Tanduo on March 1 last year, the High Court heard yesterday.

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> ‘I have accepted his death and moved on, but it’s hard…

LAHAD DATU: ‘I have accepted his death and moved on, but it’s hard…

The 29-year-old widow of slain Assistant Superintendent Zulkifli Mamat on coping with the loss

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> Rasidah gets second chance at life

LAHAD DATU: Rasidah gets second chance at life

LAHAD DATU: Rasidah Rol, still shivers and curls up in fear each time she hears loud bangs. The darkness is also no friend of hers.

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> When saving a life is the story

LAHAD DATU: When saving a life is the story

FADLA Abdul Rahman, 17, was a wreck when met at the Felda Fajar Harapan shelter that housed villagers who were evacuated from their homes.

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> The Firepower

LAHAD DATU: The Firepower

Raining Down a world of hurt: The men, units, assets and weapons brought to bear in Op Daulat

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font>

LAHAD DATU: "Biggest challenge of my career"

“IT was the biggest challenge of my career,” said the nation’s former top cop Tan Sri Ismail Omar, as he reflected on the day when armed Filipino gunmen were detected in Sabah.

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> ‘We were ready for any eventuality’

LAHAD DATU: ‘We were ready for any eventuality’

“FROM the start, when they were first spotted (on Feb 12, 2013), the terrorists had been using delaying tactics to gain reinforcements.

<font color=red>LAHAD DATU:</font> It was all smoke and mirrors

LAHAD DATU: It was all smoke and mirrors

No way out: Intruders left the government with no other option but to use force