Fire breaks out in SW China’s Guizhou Province, Sat; Fire Fighters at the scene trying to contain the fire N. Korea vows to bolster nuclear program Yonhap: Explosive sound heard, DPRK may have conducted military drill near frontline area. N. Korea presumed to have launched firing drill near frontline island: military Beijing and 5 other neighboring cities to fight smog together 5.1 magnitude earthquake strikes off Fukushima coast of Japan China reports its third Zika virus case. The 38-year-old male patient had traveled to Fiji and Samoa President XiJinping visits People's Daily, Xinhua News Agency and China Central Television nonstop in Beijing Russian supply China first four Su-35 to the end of 2016 Russia's propaganda machine flexing muscle in Kyrgyzstan North Korea satellite launched earlier this month tumbling in orbit again: US source US president Obama signs North Korea sanctions North Korea's leader has ordered preparations for attacks on South Korea, according to South Korean intelligence briefing. F-22 Raptor on the ground at Osan Air Base in South Korea North Korea ready for new nuclear test, analysts warn F-22 at SGAirShow, as US sends 4 of them to S Korea in show of force amid N Korea, South China Sea tensions U.S. flies F-22 fighter jets south of Seoul in a show of force to North Korea China sends surface-to-air missiles to Woody Island in Paracels in provocative move Obama calls for 'tangible steps' to lower South China Sea tensions ROK Army - 20th Mechanized Infantry Division Armour Parade 2016South Korea president says rival North has diverted Seoul payments to North Korean workers to DPRK leadership Defense minister says unlikely DPRK will deploy troops back to Kaesong due to current facility Kazakh language to be converted to Latinic alphabet U.S. admiral warns against Chinese fighter flights from South China Sea runwaysFirst train to connect China and Iran arrives in Tehran, reviving ancient Silk Road, railway company saysUN investigator asks UN Human Rights Council to notify North Korea's Kim Jong-Un that he may be investigated for crimes against humanityChina must be highly vigilant, maintain financial market stability - premier LiJapanese stocks are up almost 7%, despite GDP contracting in last quarter of 2015. S. Korea beefs up security against N.K. cyber attack Japan’s TOPIX index extends gain to 5%.

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20 February 2016
Fire breaks out in SW China’s Guizhou Province, Sat; Fire Fighters at the scene trying to contain the fire
Yonhap: Explosive sound heard, DPRK may have conducted military drill near frontline area.
Beijing and 5 other neighboring cities to fight smog together
President XiJinping visits People's Daily, Xinhua News Agency and China Central Television nonstop in Beijing
Russia's propaganda machine flexing muscle in Kyrgyzstan
F-22 Raptor on the ground at Osan Air Base in South Korea
F-22 at SGAirShow, as US sends 4 of them to S Korea in show of force amid N Korea, South China Sea tensions
U.S. flies F-22 fighter jets south of Seoul in a show of force to North Korea
ROK Army - 20th Mechanized Infantry Division Armour Parade 2016
U.S. admiral warns against Chinese fighter flights from South China Sea runways