Mattis warns North Korea the U.S. will retaliate if it were to use nuclear weapons against America or its allies South Korea: ROK Honor Guard Greets U.S. SECDEF Mattis. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks at the outset of a meeting with South Korean Defense Minister Han-Min Koo today, February 3, 2017. Duterte scraps ceasefire with communist rebels, tells soldiers to get ready to fightMalaysian PM sends off aid ship bound for Muslim Rohingyas in MyanmarUS stands '100%, shoulder-to-shoulder' with Japan: MattisJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says his country is not devaluing the Yen and that he is prepared to explain monetary policy to TrumpJames Mattis to South Korea: "We intend to be shoulder to shoulder with you." Deadly car accident killed 5 after an SUV crashed into a coach in south China’s Guangxi. Investigation of the cause is underway'Smart fence' testing process in final phase, installation along the 3,323-km-long Indo-Pakistan border to begin soon: @KirenRijijuFive people died after a residential building collapsed in east China's Wenzhou CityJapan considers buying more U.S. energy as Abe prepares to meet TrumpUS Embassy said it has nothing to do with Pres. Trump's order; Was standard adjudication on merits of case: MEA on 2 Kashmiris denied US visasAll the 'concrete evidence' on HafizSaeed's involvement in Mumbai Terror Attacks is in Pakistan: @MEAIndiaPhilippines' Duterte vows to kill more in drug war, use militaryHong Kong’s freedom score down due to Beijing’s influence: US-based reportPhilippine president Rodrigo Duterte says he will issue an order on military role in drug warU.S. defense secretary Mattis criticizes North Korea ahead of talks with Japan, South KoreaMore than 100 injured in blaze at Philippines factory complexThree Pakistan boats seized from Sir Creek area of the Kutch region in GujaratIndonesia's Yogyakarta airport closed after a Garuda aircraft with 130 people on board skidded off the runway while landing late on WednesdayReport: China’s new aircraft carrier to be based near South China Sea, as tensions with US rise JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and 37 others placed on the Exit Control List, preventing them from leaving PakistanPakistan says if India is serious about its allegations against JuD chief HafizSaeed it should come up with "concrete evidence" against himIndonesian women seeking to become IS suicide bombers, says studyPakistan officially ends ban on Indian movies, Raees Kaabil may release soon in Pakistan cinema theatresSingapore must guarantee equality to minorities: ShanmugamFormer UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says he will not run for South Korea presidency amid politicalEx-UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon says will not run for South Korean presidency Citigroup says it expects 'antagonistic relations' and 'increasing trade friction' between the US and China

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3 February 2017
South Korea: ROK Honor Guard Greets U.S. SECDEF Mattis.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks at the outset of a meeting with South Korean Defense Minister Han-Min Koo today, February 3, 2017.
Duterte scraps ceasefire with communist rebels, tells soldiers to get ready to fight
Malaysian PM sends off aid ship bound for Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar
James Mattis to South Korea: "We intend to be shoulder to shoulder with you."
Deadly car accident killed 5 after an SUV crashed into a coach in south China’s Guangxi. Investigation of the cause is underway
Five people died after a residential building collapsed in east China's Wenzhou City
Japan considers buying more U.S. energy as Abe prepares to meet Trump
Hong Kong’s freedom score down due to Beijing’s influence: US-based report
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte says he will issue an order on military role in drug war
More than 100 injured in blaze at Philippines factory complex
Indonesian women seeking to become IS suicide bombers, says study