An #earthquake of magnitude 5.6 hits Luntai County, northwest #China’s #XinjiangAn #earthquake of magnitude 5.3 hits Amdo County in China’s #Tibet Autonomous RegionObama and Putin spoke today about upcoming elections in Donbas, UN meetings on Syria and North Korea's nuclear test. #China To Replace Cabinet Secretary-general Yang JingLavrov asks Seoul to display restraint, avoid fanning tensions in Northeast Asia World Economic Forum revokes invitation to North Korean delegation to attend Davos conference in wake of nuclear test. India's trade deficit with China swells to record USD 45 billion in 2015Drone flew into ROK airspace indicates DPRK increasing monitoring of ROK units on the border. #ROK media say South Korea fired “warning shots” at a drone from the North which apparently crossed the DMZROK military says DPRK propaganda leaflets found in some parts of Seoul and Gyeonggi provinceSouth Korea's Park says no nukes on Korean peninsula; but she says she understands why calls for South Korea's nuclear arms are growing S Kor Prez Park: We want to hurt North Korea so it's forced to change, or else it will be useless to impose more sanctions. #ROK President Park in speech: #DPRK "nuclear test is an unacceptable challenge to peace and security in Northeast Asia and the world." China’s Dec. Exports Rise 2.3% Y/y in Yuan; Imports drop 4% y/y South Korea calls for Chinese help in "strongest" punishment for North Korea over bomb testUS and ROK set to conduct joint drills in March training to track and neutralize DPRK WMD for any future conflict North Korea's Kim calls for expansion of nuclear arsenal Some banks in Beijing, Shanghai run short of dollar bills: 21st U.S. House of Representatives approves legislation to broaden sanctions against North Korea N. Korea says it has commissioned thermonuclear warheads for ballistic missiles Chinese Official Airbrushed Out of North Korean Record Death toll in the suicide attack in #Istanbul #Turkey rises to 11 (9 Germans and 2 South Koreans) with 14 others injured #DPRK party organ also warns if Washington doesn't drop hostile policy US will suffer even greater "catastrophic consequences." North Korea urging all Christians on the Korean Peninsula to stand against the threat of warU.S. troops on highest alert in Korea Cars Seen Overturned As Unrest Hits China's Nanjing Region Thousands of Chinese protests in Yunnan after suffering losses Powerful 6.9-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesian island No apparent #tsunami threat from #Indonesia M6.9 #quake Mag: 6.4 - Depth: 52 km - UTC 4:38 PM - Talaud Islands, Indonesia

Map. History of Asia conflict

13 January 2016
Obama and Putin spoke today about upcoming elections in Donbas, UN meetings on Syria and North Korea's nuclear test.
India's trade deficit with China swells to record USD 45 billion in 2015
Chinese Official Airbrushed Out of North Korean Record
Cars Seen Overturned As Unrest Hits China's Nanjing Region
Thousands of Chinese protests in Yunnan after suffering losses