The Philippine army secured the town of Butig after an offensive against ISIS affiliate Maute group President Obama blocks acquisition of Aixtron by China's Grand Chip Investment; U.S. says deal could impair national security FT: Donald Trump risks major diplomatic dispute with China after speaking on phone with Taiwan's president Hundreds of thousands had gathered to urge police arrest Indonesia Jakarta's governor, accused of insulting IslamRAF Eurofighters to fly over disputed parts of South China Sea U.S. President-elect Trump invited Philippines' Duterte to visit White House next year: Duterte aide Singapore PM Lee congratulates Donald Trump on phone; wants to work with his administration to strengthen ties Initial probe reveals that the gold was brought from New Zealand and other countries. Mumbai police has informed customs also about seizureIndonesia: 8 arrested on treason charges in Jakarta Chinese President Xi meets Henry Kissinger, discusses China-U.S. relationsChaos at protest over holiday cuts in Taiwan Jakarta protests: 8 arrested over foiled uprising against governmentDPRK rejects UN sanctions as "abuse of power", vows tough counter-measures GIF: Z-10 launches AKD-9 missile. Buddhist leader Karmapa Lama pays tribute to Indian soldiers war memorial at Nyukmadung, near Dirang in Arunachal PradeshState Department warns China not to undermine NK sanctions Earthquake of M5.2 hits near Dharchula, India, on Thurs (USGS) A full-size replica of the Titanic – complete with simulated iceberg crash – is being built in China Earthquake strikes Nepal-India border, tremors felt in parts of Uttarakhand, Champawat,Srinagar, Garhwal and AlmoraChinese woman has been preserved for over 2,100 years and has baffled scientists Russia's space agency confirms malfunction has caused an unmanned cargo ship to crash minutes after it blasted off. China launches rail service to PakistanProgress MS-04 spacecraft may have already crashed in China or PacificChuck Schumer, Senate Democratic leader, calls for probe of China's Dalian Wanda Group Trump told Pakistan's Prime Minister he’s "ready and willing" to solve country's problems Which supplies are carried by #ProgressMS04NASA video of a spectacular blastoff of Russia’s Progress MS-04 launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome Russian mission control examining data after losing contact with space station cargo craft on launchDuring telemetry interruption at L+383 seconds, #ProgressMS04 was performing powered flight on 3rd stage of Soyuz rocket. RosKosmos says it's lost connection with Progres ship

Map. History of Asia conflict

2 December 2016
Hundreds of thousands had gathered to urge police arrest Indonesia Jakarta's governor, accused of insulting Islam
RAF Eurofighters to fly over disputed parts of South China Sea
Singapore PM Lee congratulates Donald Trump on phone; wants to work with his administration to strengthen ties
Chinese President Xi meets Henry Kissinger, discusses China-U.S. relations
Chaos at protest over holiday cuts in Taiwan
Jakarta protests: 8 arrested over foiled uprising against government
GIF: Z-10 launches AKD-9 missile.
Buddhist leader Karmapa Lama pays tribute to Indian soldiers war memorial at Nyukmadung, near Dirang in Arunachal Pradesh
Earthquake of M5.2 hits near Dharchula, India, on Thurs (USGS)
Chinese woman has been preserved for over 2,100 years and has baffled scientists
China launches rail service to Pakistan
Trump told Pakistan's Prime Minister he’s "ready and willing" to solve country's problems
Which supplies are carried by #ProgressMS04
NASA video of a spectacular blastoff of Russia’s Progress MS-04 launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome
RosKosmos says it's lost connection with Progres ship