Former prime minister is due in court Thursday, MACC officials say.
Soldiers were shot at while recovering bodies of 16 slain construction workers.
Usman Yusuf was kidnapped by the militant group three months ago, military says.
Myanmar authorities have intentionally sought to destroy the Muslim minority group, U.S. Holocaust Museum reports.
Maoist insurgents expected to celebrate their 50th anniversary, authorities said, in a sign that a Christmas truce was unlikely.
United States, International NGOs willing to send in teams, official says.
Prime Minister invited 100 political groups to discuss preparing for a vote in February.
“It was a gunfight, not an execution,” guerrilla group’s spokesman tells BenarNews.
All of the suspects have left Malaysia, the nation’s police chief says.
Father Kenneth Bernard Hendricks was taken into custody from a church in central Biliran province.
Gunbattles came amid plans to extend martial law in restive south.
Right groups express fears for Hakeem AlAraibi, who claims he was tortured in 2012.
Malaysia’s new government has lifted its moratorium on the Sedition Act and other controversial laws.
The 20 young males aboard the wooden boat had sailed from Myanmar, Indonesian officials say.
Authorities still verifying information, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo says.