Map. History of Asia conflict

18 November 2017
5 month ago
[email protected]: It was an honor to welcome the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc to the @WhiteHouse this afternoon.
Footage from Aamaq news agency of fierce clashes between ISIS-linked groups and Philippines army in Marawy.5 month ago
Footage from Aamaq news agency of fierce clashes between ISIS-linked groups and Philippines army in Marawy.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 131km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia
Pres waves goodbye and says thanks to Vietnamese PM after hour-long talks. Pres to visit Vietnam in Nov for APEC Summit.5 month ago
Pres waves goodbye and says thanks to Vietnamese PM after hour-long talks. Pres to visit Vietnam in Nov for APEC Summit.
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China's new cyber security law go into effect on Thursday
Pres Trump realizes there's no consecutive translation in Cabinet Room and scrambles to put in earphone, then lets PM Phuc he can now hear.5 month ago
Pres Trump realizes there's no consecutive translation in Cabinet Room and scrambles to put in earphone, then lets PM Phuc he can now hear.
Then in the Cabinet Room, Pres Trump notes US has 5 month ago
Then in the Cabinet Room, Pres Trump notes US has "major trade deficit" with Vietnam ($32billion last year). Hopes to balance it out soon.
Soldiers of the 7th Marine Battalion. They were on several months of retraining in Ternate, Cavite.5 month ago
Soldiers of the 7th Marine Battalion. They were on several months of retraining in Ternate, Cavite.
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“We have a major trade deficit with Vietnam that we hope to balance out soon,” says @POTUS, noting one big deal already made.
Phuc says he brings 5 month ago
Phuc says he brings "warmest greetings" from the Vietnamese people. Looks forward to Pres Trump's visit to Da Nang in Nov for APEC Summit.
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VIDEO: @POTUS meets with Vietnamese Prime Minister
In Oval Office, Pres Trump welcomes Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Praises his 5 month ago
In Oval Office, Pres Trump welcomes Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Praises his "spectacular job." Says they discuss trade and North Korea.
The Philippine Marines sends off a battalion of soldiers to Marawi City to augment the forces there.5 month ago
The Philippine Marines sends off a battalion of soldiers to Marawi City to augment the forces there.
President Trump meets with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the White House5 month ago
President Trump meets with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the White House
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Confident "our meeting today will be candid and open” to enhance US-Vietnam cooperation, adds the prime minister in Oval Office.
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US-Vietnam relationship has undergone upheaval in past but today “we’re comprehensive partners,” says Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc.
Philippines army: 89 militants killed in fighting5 month ago
Philippines army: 89 militants killed in fighting
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“We’re going to be discussing trade, we’re going to be discussing North Korea,” says @POTUS alongside Vietnam Prime Min. Nguyễn Xuân Phúc.
400 Philippine Marines at, to be deployed in Mindanao.5 month ago
400 Philippine Marines at, to be deployed in Mindanao.
Vietnam prime minister just greeted by @POTUS.5 month ago
Vietnam prime minister just greeted by @POTUS.
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USS Vinson, USS Reagan Carrier Strike Groups Conduct Dual Exercises in Sea of Japan(East Sea)
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Malaysia Airlines: Flight forced to turn back to Melbourne, Australia, after passenger attempted to enter cockpit; landed safely.
Reports pax claiming with explosives tried to enter cockpit of Malaysia Airlines #MH128 departing Melbourne. Suspect subdued, fleet returned5 month ago
Reports pax claiming with explosives tried to enter cockpit of Malaysia Airlines #MH128 departing Melbourne. Suspect subdued, fleet returned
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China Internet regulator says cyber security law not a trade barrier
5 month ago
EU official: EU and China to reaffirm their commitment to Paris climate deal regardless of US decision
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrives in Germany for official visit5 month ago
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrives in Germany for official visit
More photos from Marawi today by IS Lanao #Philippines5 month ago
More photos from Marawi today by IS Lanao #Philippines
Some photos from Marawi (IS POV) #Philippines5 month ago
Some photos from Marawi (IS POV) #Philippines
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Courts in Vietnam have sentenced six men to death for drug-related offenses in two separate cases.
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The death toll from mudslides and floods in Sri Lanka has climbed past 202, with 96 others missing. More than 77,000 have been displaced and over 1,500 homes destroyed since rains began swamping the southern and western areas.
Philippines forces kill 89 Islamist militants in more than a week of fighting but still  face resistance: military5 month ago
Philippines forces kill 89 Islamist militants in more than a week of fighting but still face resistance: military
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Running two HADR operations, south of Sri Lanka; had received request from Bangladesh: Indian Navy chief admiral Sunil
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80% of Marawi may have been cleared, but the remaining 20% is the very center of Marawi City.
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Indian Navi Ship Sumitra involved in a major Search and rescue operation 90 miles south of Chittagong, Bangladesh. 18 people rescued till now
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The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan is now in the Sea of Japan(East Sea) amid heightened tensions with North Korea.
Philippines, Marawi - IS claims having killed 7 soldiers in Marawi City.5 month ago
Philippines, Marawi - IS claims having killed 7 soldiers in Marawi City.
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Internally-displaced individuals in Marawi City had reached 91,460 as of May 29, according to Mindanao Hour Iligan
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The Pentagon says it successfully shot down an ICBM with the Ground Based Midcourse Defense interceptor
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Two North Koreans Found Dead in Moscow Hotel. Both are believed to have died of acute heart failure.
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U.S. launches interceptor from California in 1st test to try to destroy an incoming missile; results TBD
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Japan sends experts to Sakhalin to assess potential economic cooperation with Russia on disputed islands
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"Human rights is something that's very strong to" @POTUS, says @PressSec in response to Q on Philippines/Duterte.
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US wants to "level the playing field" with Vietnam on trade, says @PressSec.
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US military expected to test system today that is designed to intercept an incoming missile over the Pacific.
Fake bomb prompts evacuation and robot 5 month ago
Fake bomb prompts evacuation and robot "detonation" at popular Harbour City in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
5 month ago
Chinese state media journalist arrested in Thailand for carrying gas mask
Philippine has deployed its first-of-class strategic sealift vessel BRP Tarlac to Mindanao in support on ongoing battle against ISIS5 month ago
Philippine has deployed its first-of-class strategic sealift vessel BRP Tarlac to Mindanao in support on ongoing battle against ISIS
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Pentagon says it has been 'transparent' with South Korea about THAAD missile defense system deployment
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Delhi HC stayed Patiala House court order allowing former Air Chief SP Tyagi, accused in VVIP chopper scam case, to travel to Indonesia
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Today's test of the ground based midcourse defense (GMD) system to take place between 12-4 PM (presumably PST)
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ROK President Moon: "Now is not time for dialogue with North Korea, but a time to heighten sanctions and pressure"
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - Sulawesi, Indonesia
Photo: China PLAN CV165 month ago
Photo: China PLAN CV16
The 17 senators who voted to express Senate's support for Duterte's martial law in Mindanao5 month ago
The 17 senators who voted to express Senate's support for Duterte's martial law in Mindanao
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Malacanang says Marawi death toll now at 104 #MarawiClash
Philippines army to militants in Marawi: Surrender or die5 month ago
Philippines army to militants in Marawi: Surrender or die
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Yonhap: South Korea presidential office says defense ministry didn't tell Moon's top security aide about extra THAAD launchers on May 26
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 127km WSW of Kuripan, Indonesia
Russian troops are on battle alert in Tajikistan for counter-terror drills5 month ago
Russian troops are on battle alert in Tajikistan for counter-terror drills
Philippines Davao - President Duterte met with MILF(Moro Islamic Liberation Front) leaders to discuss Marawi crisis5 month ago
Philippines Davao - President Duterte met with MILF(Moro Islamic Liberation Front) leaders to discuss Marawi crisis
North Korea release imagery of first successful test of new 5 month ago
North Korea release imagery of first successful test of new "precision guidance" Scud derivative.
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Video of the latest North Korea missile test
Video of the latest North Korea missile test
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 104km ESE of Hirara, Japan
Fires burn in the center of Marawi after an airstrike. The battle is for the heart of the city, which the Maute Group still controls.5 month ago
Fires burn in the center of Marawi after an airstrike. The battle is for the heart of the city, which the Maute Group still controls.
On May 23, the Maute Group overran a military patrol base in Marawi City, killing the seven soldiers inside. Firearms and equipment taken.5 month ago
On May 23, the Maute Group overran a military patrol base in Marawi City, killing the seven soldiers inside. Firearms and equipment taken.