Report: Taiwan has deployed F-16 and Israeli army fighter jets, P-3C surveillance aircraft, Navy frigates, to monitor China aircraft carrier.

US sends F-35B stealth fighter squadron to Japan Liaoning completed its transit of Taiwan Strait at 0700 CST Obama: "Rivals like Russia or China cannot match our influence around the world unless we give up what we stand for" “We have to be concerned about what China and Russia are doing,” says @madeleineEarthquake in Solomon Islands (13m ago). 94km WNW of Kirakira. Magnitude: 6.7 Depth: 67.0 Chinese premier Li Keqiang extends condolences to Portuguese PM over death of former president Mario Soares “Every country in the world…better start worrying about authoritarian capitalism,” says @JohnKerry Chinese President Xi Jinping sends condolences over death of former Portuguese President Mario SoaresChina “could do more” to bring DPRK under control but “it’s been extremely helpful” with the Iran nuclear agreement, says @JohnKerryGujarat: Group photo at Global CEOs' Conclave in GandhinagarPakistani arrested for living illegally in India"Tree Man" has turned over a new leaf after undergoing 16 surgeries in a year to remove the debilitating growths Korean minister apologises for blacklisting artists, denies involvementThailand flooding kills dozens, leaves tourists trapped and country paralyzed At least 30 people are trapped under the rubble of the collapsed building in Multan, PakistanIraq's Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi attends signing ceremony of agreement between Iraq and Japan on electricity, and reconstruction loans. MPs pass the Active Mobility Bill; Parliament adjournsXi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos Henry Kwek suggests engaging with social media platforms like @MothershipSG or @SGAG_SG to teach people how to use e-bikes responsiblyLouis Ng: Make it compulsory for riders of bikes, PMDs and PABs to dismount and push their bikes/devices at crowded areas, near bus stopsNMP Kok Heng Leun warns of safety risks when pedestrians and cyclists/PMD users are made to use one shared path, calls for segregated pathsTeo Ho Pin: Every year, the 15 PAP town councils receive about 200 complaints from residents re: bikes, power-assisted bikes and PMDsXi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend DavosManhunt launched after sexual assault on Hong Kong boyZainal Sapari asks if the Government can raise the penalties for PMD users who ride around under the influence of alcoholPritam Singh asks if it's too excessive to fine and/or retailers who display non-compliant PMDs. Why not ban their import instead?NMP Randolph Tan: If PMDs end up taking over footpaths, pedestrians will end up getting crowded out. Will pedestrians suffer as a result?Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visit to Switzerland, attend World Economic ForumChina, Tanzania pledge to consolidate friendship, promote cooperation, Chinese FM Wang Yi said during African tourHong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang abused power, prosecution says

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21 February 2017
US sends F-35B stealth fighter squadron to Japan
Liaoning completed its transit of Taiwan Strait at 0700 CST
“We have to be concerned about what China and Russia are doing,” says @madeleine
Earthquake in Solomon Islands (13m ago). 94km WNW of Kirakira. Magnitude: 6.7 Depth: 67.0
Chinese premier Li Keqiang extends condolences to Portuguese PM over death of former president Mario Soares
“Every country in the world…better start worrying about authoritarian capitalism,” says @JohnKerry
Chinese President Xi Jinping sends condolences over death of former Portuguese President Mario Soares
China “could do more” to bring DPRK under control but “it’s been extremely helpful” with the Iran nuclear agreement, says @JohnKerry
Gujarat: Group photo at Global CEOs' Conclave in Gandhinagar
Korean minister apologises for blacklisting artists, denies involvement
Thailand flooding kills dozens, leaves tourists trapped and country paralyzed
Iraq's Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi attends signing ceremony of agreement between Iraq and Japan on electricity, and reconstruction loans.
Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos
Manhunt launched after sexual assault on Hong Kong boy
Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visit to Switzerland, attend World Economic Forum
China, Tanzania pledge to consolidate friendship, promote cooperation, Chinese FM Wang Yi said during African tour
Hong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang abused power, prosecution says