Map. History of Asia conflict

21 October 2017
1 month ago
US military assets "effective and overwhelming" to respond to threat from DPRK, says @POTUS.
1 month ago
McMaster says there is military option against North Korea
Leaving @WhiteHouse this afternoon @POTUS did succinctly respond to a pair of DPRK-related questions.1 month ago
Leaving @WhiteHouse this afternoon @POTUS did succinctly respond to a pair of DPRK-related questions.
1 month ago
"This is dramatic. There is no way North Korea doesn't feel this," per @nikkihaley "How they choose to respondtotally in their hands"
1 month ago
"They've already started to feel it" @nikkihaley re sanction vs DPRK "But they're getting ready to feel 90% of their exports going away"
Ambassador @nikkihaley and Lt. Gen. McMaster comment on North Korea.1 month ago
Ambassador @nikkihaley and Lt. Gen. McMaster comment on North Korea.
1 month ago
"There is consensusde-nuclearization of the Korean Peninsula is the only acceptable objective" per WH's McMaster
1 month ago
"There is a military option. It's not what we'd prefer to do," warns McMaster, calls on nations to help solve DPRK problem "short of war"
1 month ago
"We've been kicking the can down he road and we're out of road" per WH Nat Sec Adv McMaster re DPRK
US SecDef Jim Mattis 1 month ago
US SecDef Jim Mattis "has plenty of options" for DPRK, warns US Amb to UN @nikkihaley
DPRK 1 month ago
DPRK "continue to be provocativereckless" per @nikkihaley on US options-so after sanctions "I have no problem kicking it to Gen. Mattis"
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"We have strangled their economic situation," US UN Amb @nikkihaley says of DPRK "It has already started to take effect"
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"What was really important with North Korea is that we try and push thru as many diplomatic options as we have" per @nikkihaley
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"There is no way that North Korea doesn't feel this," says of the tougher economic sanctions against it, contends @nikkihaley.
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"We have cut off 90% of trade going to North Korea," says Amb Haley. "This is just the beginning of what we can do."
Village after village after village, burned to the ground by the Burmese military1 month ago
Village after village after village, burned to the ground by the Burmese military
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US Department of State: Sec State says DPRK is an 'increasingly aggressive and isolated governmentendangering the entire world'
1 month ago
US Department of State: Tillerson on Burma "we must support emerging democracies in struggle to become nations with respect for human rights regardless of ethnicity"
1 month ago
At 130pm, @PressSec will be joined at the lectern by NSA McMaster and UN Amb @nikkihaley to discuss latest North Korean provocation.
Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, ARSA says NO to AQ and ISIS. ARSA calls on regional powers 2 prevent militants from entering Arakan1 month ago
Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, ARSA says NO to AQ and ISIS. ARSA calls on regional powers 2 prevent militants from entering Arakan
1 month ago
Tillerson says increasingly aggressive government in North Korea threatens region, endangers entire world
Exiled Tibetans hold protest against Chinese govt in front of UN Office in Geneva ahead of 36th United Nations Human Rights Council Session1 month ago
Exiled Tibetans hold protest against Chinese govt in front of UN Office in Geneva ahead of 36th United Nations Human Rights Council Session
1 month ago
Japan says it can 'never tolerate' North Korea's 'provocative' acts. UNSC to hold emergency meeting today.
15 SEP: 1x JMSDF P-3C departed Maizuru Naval Base and detected 4x Chinese Navy Vessels 75 miles SW of Tsushima, Japan1 month ago
15 SEP: 1x JMSDF P-3C departed Maizuru Naval Base and detected 4x Chinese Navy Vessels 75 miles SW of Tsushima, Japan
1 month ago
Village chief shot dead during police ops in Samar
New statement by Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs in response to North Korea’s DPRK firing of a ballistic missile over Japan1 month ago
New statement by Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs in response to North Korea’s DPRK firing of a ballistic missile over Japan
1 month ago
Putin, Macron agree 'negotiations' only way to defuse N.Korea tensions
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 34km NE of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia
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UN chief condemns North Korea missile launch, will discuss situation with 'all concerned parties' next week -statement
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France says it condemns latest firing of North Korea missile - Statement from Foreign Ministry
1 month ago
UN chief condemns North Korea missile test, sets crisis talks for next week
1 month ago
The Washington Free Beacon: Russia and China have played a preponderant role in keeping Maduro's dictatorial regime afloat
1 month ago
Myanmar says U.S. official barred from Rohingya conflict zone
1 month ago
Moon, Abe hold phone talks, agree to push for effective measures to curb North Korea
Russia, Turkey, Iran to deploy de-escalation control forces in Idlib zone - Iran won't have a major role on it1 month ago
Russia, Turkey, Iran to deploy de-escalation control forces in Idlib zone - Iran won't have a major role on it
1 month ago
58% of Americans would back military action against North Korea if peaceful means fail, according to Gallup poll
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Taiwan jails mainland Chinese man on national security charge: China
Myanmar army and Rakhine extremists have started carrying out arsons on Rohingya  homes at NyaungChaung in S. Maungdaw.1 month ago
Myanmar army and Rakhine extremists have started carrying out arsons on Rohingya homes at NyaungChaung in S. Maungdaw.
'Severe' Typhoon Doksuri pounds central Vietnam, prompting mass evacuations1 month ago
'Severe' Typhoon Doksuri pounds central Vietnam, prompting mass evacuations
1 month ago
Presidential spokerson Abella on PRRD skipping UN general assembly: The President has to attend to "pressing domestic concerns, such as Marawi rehab."
1 month ago
China 'opposes' N.Korean missile launch, urges restraint
1 month ago
Philippines' Duterte may declare martial law: defence chief
West Bengal: Fire breaks out in a plastic factory in Sankrail, Howrah; seven fire tenders at the spot1 month ago
West Bengal: Fire breaks out in a plastic factory in Sankrail, Howrah; seven fire tenders at the spot
1 month ago
NATO calls for 'global response' to 'reckless' North Korea missile launch
We will file the affidavit on the 18th of September in SC: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Rohingyas1 month ago
We will file the affidavit on the 18th of September in SC: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Rohingyas
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South Korea: President Moon said dialogue with North Korea is now impossible at this point - Blue House
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 36km W of Prome, Burma
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Abe: Japan can 'never tolerate' North Korea's 'provocative' acts
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Earlier today when we were aboard Air Force One @POTUS said he was working on something new to secure the homeland from DPRK threats.
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Japanese Air Self Defence Force B744 - Japan "AirForceOne" airborne
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ROK responds with Hyonmu-2 live-fire exercise into the East Sea/Sea of Japan
Map: Path of the missile, courtesy NHK1 month ago
Map: Path of the missile, courtesy NHK
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A U.S. defense official just confirmed North Korea has launched a missile
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@POTUS briefed by General Kelly, on latest DPRK missile launch according to @PressSec.
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Japan’s prime minister Abe instructed government "to prepare for any contingency”
South Korea launched ballistic missiles as response to North Korea launch1 month ago
South Korea launched ballistic missiles as response to North Korea launch
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Japanese official says the country's govt will take appropriate response to North Korea firing missile and it is in contact with U.S.
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Chief Cabinet Secretary "No reported damage at Japan territory"
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North Korean missile likely reached altitude of 770 km, flew 3,700 km: South Korean military
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North Korea's missile fell into the Pacific Ocean about 2,000km to the east off Hokkaido at 7:16am, reports NHK from Japan govt information.
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President Moon to preside over NSC meeting on North Korea's missile launch
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Seoul and Washington are studying the information, reports the Joint Chiefs of Staff
1 month ago
SecDef Mattis is at STRATCOM as N Korea reportedly launches another missile. The reporters traveling with him have been sent back to hotel
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Missile overflight Hokkaido and hit area in Pacific ocean
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North Korean missile just passed over Hokkaido in Japan around 7:06 am
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North Korea missile passes over Japan airspace, passed over Hokkaido at 07:06 JST; Japan did not attempt to shoot it down (NHK)
1 month ago
"Seek shelter" alerts in Akita, Yamaga, Fukushima prefectures, Ibaraki, Tochigi, Gunma, Niigata, Nagano
North Korea launched another missile. Hearing the sirens out in Niigata Japan1 month ago
North Korea launched another missile. Hearing the sirens out in Niigata Japan
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North Korea has launched ballistic missile to the east from Pyongyang airport
1 month ago
[email protected]_Stratcom Gen. Hyten: Yield size, collapse, and indications after Sept. 2 North Korea test "equates to a hydrogen bomb."
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Gen. John Hyten, @US Stratcom chief, says he "has to assume" that North Korea detonated a hydrogen bomb based on size of recent nuke test.
RC-135S Cobra Ball Ballistic Missile Detection and Research Platform up tracking off of Japan1 month ago
RC-135S Cobra Ball Ballistic Missile Detection and Research Platform up tracking off of Japan
1 month ago
In Uzbekistan will be allowed the free sale of foreign currency
South Korean Air Force Airborne Early Warning E7 pinging away still1 month ago
South Korean Air Force Airborne Early Warning E7 pinging away still
North Korea crisis: @stevenmnuchin1 suggests China trade cut-off on the table1 month ago
North Korea crisis: @stevenmnuchin1 suggests China trade cut-off on the table
1 month ago
@POTUS confirms trip to China, Japan and ROK, also possibly Vietnam and Philippines (for trade conference), in November.
Fresh @POTUS comments about DPRK today aboard Air Force One.1 month ago
Fresh @POTUS comments about DPRK today aboard Air Force One.
1 month ago
Trump says he plans to visit China, Japan, South Korea in November
1 month ago
A South Korean delegation asks Washington for nuclear weapons
1 month ago
Mattis dodges issue of possible nuke deployment to South Korea
Secretary Tillerson comments on North Korea during his joint press conference with UK Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson in London.1 month ago
Secretary Tillerson comments on North Korea during his joint press conference with UK Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson in London.
Amnesty finds widespread abuses in rakhine myanmar, using active fire-detection data, satellite imagery, photographs, videos, testimony1 month ago
Amnesty finds widespread abuses in rakhine myanmar, using active fire-detection data, satellite imagery, photographs, videos, testimony
1 month ago
Public access to the Changbaishan National Nature Reserve in China, also known as Mount Paektu in North Korea, has been partly blocked out of safety concerns
Pakistani-China joint air exercise 1 month ago
Pakistani-China joint air exercise "Shaheen-VI" underway at Korla Air Base in China
1 month ago
Myanmar violence against Rohingya "unacceptable," US Secretary of State Tillerson says
Indian Air Force aircraft lands in Bangladesh with first load of humanitarian supply for Rohingya refugees who have escaped Myanmar1 month ago
Indian Air Force aircraft lands in Bangladesh with first load of humanitarian supply for Rohingya refugees who have escaped Myanmar
China helicopter expo opens in Tianjin1 month ago
China helicopter expo opens in Tianjin
Not filed any affidavit yet on Rohingyas: Kiren Rijiju, Indian MoS Home1 month ago
Not filed any affidavit yet on Rohingyas: Kiren Rijiju, Indian MoS Home
More Rohingya villages in Myanmar burn. This one this morning1 month ago
More Rohingya villages in Myanmar burn. This one this morning
US Department of State: We congratulate Madam Halimah Yacob on becoming President of Singapore. The US is looking forward to working together. @RedWhiteBlueDot.1 month ago
US Department of State: We congratulate Madam Halimah Yacob on becoming President of Singapore. The US is looking forward to working together. @RedWhiteBlueDot.
1 month ago
Myanmar state media says Chinese envoy endorses offensive against Rohingya Muslims that left 400,000 displaced
State news Agency of Kazakhstan 1 month ago
State news Agency of Kazakhstan "Kazinform" has published a map of Kazakhstan with the new territories.
1 month ago
Fire which broke out at Terminal 12 on Kolkata airport is now under control, two fire tenders at the spot
1 month ago
Bitcoin down 7.4 percent at a five-week low, as BTC China says to stop trading
1 month ago
A fire at a school in Kuala Lumpur has killed 23 people
1 month ago
China Bitcoin Exchange Ban 'Certain'; BTCC to Suspend Trading; Shanghai Issues Verbal Shutdown Order: Rep
1 month ago
Japanese government spokesman: North Korea threat to sink Japan is 'extremely provocative and outrageous'
1 month ago
Indonesia releases family detained for joining IS in Syria- @AP interviewed them in Raqqa in July
1 month ago
President Halimah Yacob will unify Singaporeans: PM Lee
1 month ago
UNICEF says up to 400,000 Rohingya have fled recent Myanmar violence and entered Bangladesh.
1 month ago
South Korean President Moon Jae-in tells CNN he is against bringing nuclear weapons into his country despite DPRK nuclear threat
INS Satpura and INS Kadmatt entering Changi Naval Base. Ships on Overseas Deployment to SE Asian nations @DefenceMinIndia1 month ago
INS Satpura and INS Kadmatt entering Changi Naval Base. Ships on Overseas Deployment to SE Asian nations @DefenceMinIndia
India Post and Japan Post to start a 'cool box service' for Japanese living in India so that they can order their favorite food from Japan: Indian PM1 month ago
India Post and Japan Post to start a 'cool box service' for Japanese living in India so that they can order their favorite food from Japan: Indian PM
We appreciate the warm welcome and hospitality. Dhanyawaad; Japanese PM Shinzo Abe1 month ago
We appreciate the warm welcome and hospitality. Dhanyawaad; Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
I heartily welcome the agreements signed today, they will strengthen India-Japan partnership: PM Modi1 month ago
I heartily welcome the agreements signed today, they will strengthen India-Japan partnership: PM Modi
In 2016-17 Japan invested 4.7 billion dollars in India, which is 80% higher than last year: PM Modi1 month ago
In 2016-17 Japan invested 4.7 billion dollars in India, which is 80% higher than last year: PM Modi
Gandhinagar: PM Narendra Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe witness exchange of agreements between the two nations1 month ago
Gandhinagar: PM Narendra Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe witness exchange of agreements between the two nations
President Duterte appoints former lawmaker and fellow Davaoeño Luz Ilagan as Department of social welfare abd develpment Usecurity1 month ago
President Duterte appoints former lawmaker and fellow Davaoeño Luz Ilagan as Department of social welfare abd develpment Usecurity
1 month ago
Woman killed, husband injured in Laoag explosion
Bihar: Taueef Khan, accused in 2008 Ahmedabad blasts, arrested by Police in Gaya, confirms SSP Garima Malik; 2 other men also arrested1 month ago
Bihar: Taueef Khan, accused in 2008 Ahmedabad blasts, arrested by Police in Gaya, confirms SSP Garima Malik; 2 other men also arrested
1 month ago
KCNA: "Dogs bark, the caravan moves on. Our army and people will never waver but do what they are determined regardless of 'sanctions'."
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KCNA: "The four islands of the archipelago should be sunken into the sea by the nuclear bomb of Juche. Japan is no longer needed to exist."
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KCNA: "A telling blow should be dealt to them who have not yet come to senses after the launch of our ICBM over the Japanese archipelago."
1 month ago
KCNA: "The wicked Japs should not be pardoned as they have not yet made a sincere apology for the never-to-be-condoned crimes."
1 month ago
Now next generation growth will happen at places where there are high speed corridors: PM Modi
1 month ago
PM Modi and I will works towards realizing 'Jai Japan-Jai India': Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
1 month ago
I would like to state that India-Japan partnership is special, strategic and global: PM Shinzo Abe
1 month ago
KCNA: "There's limit to patience. Now is the time to annihilate the U.S…aggressors. Let's reduce the U.S. mainland into ashes and darkness."
I really like Gujarat and I really like India. I will do whatever I can for India: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe1 month ago
I really like Gujarat and I really like India. I will do whatever I can for India: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
1 month ago
KCNA: "The Yankees are the sworn enemy and group of wolves…they have massacred and persecuted the Korean people century after century."
1 month ago
KCNA: "The army and people of the DPRK are unanimously demanding that the Yankees…be beaten to death as a stick is fit for a rabid dog."
1 month ago
I wish that when I come here next I come with PM Modi in a Shinkansen (Bullet train): Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
1 month ago
KCNA: "People of the DPRK have turned out in…confrontation…burning their hearts with surging anger and hatred toward the U.S. imperialists."
1 month ago
If we work together nothing is impossible: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on India-Japan partnership
1 month ago
Japan is committed to the scheme of 'Make in India' : Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
Dear friend PM Modi is a far sighted leader, he made a decision of making New Indiaandchose Japan as partner, we completely support it: PM Abe1 month ago
Dear friend PM Modi is a far sighted leader, he made a decision of making New Indiaandchose Japan as partner, we completely support it: PM Abe
Ahmedabad: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe starts his address with 1 month ago
Ahmedabad: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe starts his address with "Namaskar"
India's first high speed rail project inaugurated by PM Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe in Ahmedabad1 month ago
India's first high speed rail project inaugurated by PM Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe in Ahmedabad
This Bullet train will be a symbol of brotherhood between people of India and Japan: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in Ahmedabad1 month ago
This Bullet train will be a symbol of brotherhood between people of India and Japan: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in Ahmedabad
Indian PM Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to lay foundation stone for High Speed Rail1 month ago
Indian PM Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to lay foundation stone for High Speed Rail
Gujarat: Japan's first lady Akie Abe to visit Blind People’s Association in Ahmedabad1 month ago
Gujarat: Japan's first lady Akie Abe to visit Blind People’s Association in Ahmedabad
1 month ago
At least 25 people, including students, killed in fire that broke at a school in Kuala Lumpur, reports Reuters
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 2km SSW of Wako, Japan
3 month ago
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.