Abu Sayyaf leader behind execution of foreigners is killed, Philippines says

Map. History of Asia conflict

18 November 2017
7 month ago
Tillerson: Carl Vinson strike group "routinely" in Pacific and there is "no particular objective" in current course (north) to Korea
7 month ago
US officials: Despite social media rumors, US sees no signs of Chinese troops amassing near North Korea border.
7 month ago
Bangladesh executes Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami chief Mufti Abdul Hannan and his two associates: Minister
South China Sea: April 12, 2017, CH-53E Super Stallion landing on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).7 month ago
South China Sea: April 12, 2017, CH-53E Super Stallion landing on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).
Streets of Pyongyang at night7 month ago
Streets of Pyongyang at night
7 month ago
North Korea has probed banks in 31 countries to obtain hard currency through their cyber activities says @james_a_lewis
Type 818 CCG cutter now armed with HPJ-13 30 mm CIWS.7 month ago
Type 818 CCG cutter now armed with HPJ-13 30 mm CIWS.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 80km ENE of Naze, Japan
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Russian bombers took off from East Russia's Ukrainka air base and remained in international airspace near Japan, officials say
7 month ago
Russia flew 3 Bear bombers and a spy plane near Japan today, US officials say. Latest provocation comes as Sec. Rex Tillerson visits Moscow
7 month ago
Kazakhstan has taken the decision to switch to a Latin alphabet
7 month ago
After Xi gave Trump history lesson on North Korea, China - Trump says of relations "not as simple as people would think"
Russian air forces are active over East/Japan Sea7 month ago
Russian air forces are active over East/Japan Sea
7 month ago
Trump: Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea.
.@POTUS on North Korea: 7 month ago
[email protected] on North Korea: "We are sending an armada."
Phone conversation between Xi and @realDonaldTrump is in-depth and candid. It's a good thing for the 2 leaders to keep close contacts: Chinese FM7 month ago
Phone conversation between Xi and @realDonaldTrump is in-depth and candid. It's a good thing for the 2 leaders to keep close contacts: Chinese FM
China launches Long March 3B rocket carrying China's 1st HTS sat, SJ-13/Chinasat-16. 26 Ka- transponders, 20Gbps throughput, xenon-elec propulsion.7 month ago
China launches Long March 3B rocket carrying China's 1st HTS sat, SJ-13/Chinasat-16. 26 Ka- transponders, 20Gbps throughput, xenon-elec propulsion.
11 Abu Sayyaf members surrender in Tawi-Tawi7 month ago
11 Abu Sayyaf members surrender in Tawi-Tawi
7 month ago
Putin: Constitution of RF disallow to deprive of citizenship for leaving to IS
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 145km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
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China urges all parties to be constructive over Korea issue, says situation is very dangerous
7 month ago
According to Japanese news @nhk_news, North Korea started moving artillery to forward position on its southern border
More than 40 people hospitalized after a sulfur dioxide leak in Lianyungang, northeastern Jiangsu province7 month ago
More than 40 people hospitalized after a sulfur dioxide leak in Lianyungang, northeastern Jiangsu province
7 month ago
Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh will negatively impact the settlement of territorial dispute with India: China
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We will take further action to safeguard China's sovereignty: Chinese foreign ministry on Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 134km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
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Kazakhstan announces plans to move from thr Cyrillic to Latin alphabet
U.S. Marines conducted aviation delivered ground refueling for VMFA-121’s F-35B Lightning II aircraft in Japan7 month ago
U.S. Marines conducted aviation delivered ground refueling for VMFA-121’s F-35B Lightning II aircraft in Japan
Trump: I don't talk about what we're going to do (on DPRK).. but we are sending an armada, very powerful. Korea7 month ago
Trump: I don't talk about what we're going to do (on DPRK).. but we are sending an armada, very powerful. Korea
7 month ago
Magnitude 5.6 earthquake hits the Philippines: USGS
Taiwan bans eating dogs and cats as pressure grows to improve animal welfare after a spate of cruelty cases7 month ago
Taiwan bans eating dogs and cats as pressure grows to improve animal welfare after a spate of cruelty cases
7 month ago
Abu Sayyaf leader behind execution of foreigners is killed, Philippines says
7 month ago
China's Xi calls for peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions in call with Trump
Xi Jinping, @realDonaldTrump talk over phone on Peninsula, Syria issues7 month ago
Xi Jinping, @realDonaldTrump talk over phone on Peninsula, Syria issues
7 month ago
China's President says use of chemical weapons in Syria is 'unacceptable'
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 10km W of Don Carlos, Philippines
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WC-135 "Nuclear sniffer" deployed to Okinawa
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 186km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 8km NNW of Osias, Philippines
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 144km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 248km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia
North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked as U.S. Navy strike group steams toward the western Pacific7 month ago
North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked as U.S. Navy strike group steams toward the western Pacific
.@PressSec says Russia isolated after aligning with failed states as Iran, Syria and DPRK.7 month ago
[email protected] says Russia isolated after aligning with failed states as Iran, Syria and DPRK.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - near the east coast of Honshu, Japan
@USNavy carrier group steaming towards Korea intended in part to be a huge deterrence to further DPRK provocations, says @PressSec.7 month ago
@USNavy carrier group steaming towards Korea intended in part to be a huge deterrence to further DPRK provocations, says @PressSec.
7 month ago
“When the president is ready to make a statement (on DPRK) he will do that,” says @PressSec.
7 month ago
Kyodo: Japan gov't leaning toward view a military strike on DPRK becoming a realistic option for US, according to the diplomatic sources.
7 month ago
Kyodo: Japan gov't leaning toward view a military strike on DPRK becoming a realistic option for US, according to the diplomatic sources.
7 month ago
Kyodo: US told Japan prior to Trump-Xi summit it could resort to military action on DPRK unless China steps up pressure on Pyongyang.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 145km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
7 month ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un recently ordered the deportation of nearly 600,000 Pyongyang residents to the suburbs, a local source told the JoongAng Ilbo Monday.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 126km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
Xi Jinping gives backing to Carrie Lam as Hong Kong’s next chief executive7 month ago
Xi Jinping gives backing to Carrie Lam as Hong Kong’s next chief executive
7 month ago
"As the newly appointed chief executive, you've a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission": President Xi to Lam
Russian Navy Vessels Make Port Call in Busan, South Korea for Friendship Visit7 month ago
Russian Navy Vessels Make Port Call in Busan, South Korea for Friendship Visit
You have a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission as newly appointed chief executive: Xi Jinping to Lam7 month ago
You have a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission as newly appointed chief executive: Xi Jinping to Lam
7 month ago
US official: US Forces Korea commander will not attend scheduled congressional testimony in late April due to security situation in Korea.
7 month ago
North Korea state media warns of nuclear strike as US warships approach
Thailand's political restrictions will not end quickly: PM Prayut7 month ago
Thailand's political restrictions will not end quickly: PM Prayut
7 month ago
Trump says US ready to solve North Korea 'problem' without China
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 148km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
Xi Jinping meets with Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, chief executive-designate of HK Special Administrative Region, in Beijing7 month ago
Xi Jinping meets with Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, chief executive-designate of HK Special Administrative Region, in Beijing
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 108km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
7 month ago
Russia, before Tillerson visit, says hopes US does not strike North Korea
7 month ago
Thai junta rejects conditional peace talks with Muslim insurgents
Philippine troops, suspected militants clash near Cebu in central Philippines; 8 dead7 month ago
Philippine troops, suspected militants clash near Cebu in central Philippines; 8 dead
2 drug traffickers arrested, 1kg of heroin worth $64k and $3,400 in cash seized: Central narcotics bureau if Singapore7 month ago
2 drug traffickers arrested, 1kg of heroin worth $64k and $3,400 in cash seized: Central narcotics bureau if Singapore
7 month ago
TASS: Head of FSB calls for introduction of additional measures for border protection.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 161km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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South Korea warns of North Korea 'provocations', U.S. navy group approaches
Malaysian minister urges probe of fund transfers to North Korea7 month ago
Malaysian minister urges probe of fund transfers to North Korea