China confirms deployment of fighters to South China Sea island for first time

Map. History of Asia conflict

11 December 2017
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 43km N of Namuac, Philippines
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North Korea ICBM launched this week most likely broke up upon re-entry, US official tells @barbarastarrcnn
Some new images of the second FC-31 prototype1 week ago
Some new images of the second FC-31 prototype
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1 Ukrainian citizen was killed during storms at Sri Lanka, - Consul confirms
Consulate General of India, Bali issues travel advisory for Indians in the wake of continuing tremors and high volcanic activity detected inside the volcano on Mount Agubg1 week ago
Consulate General of India, Bali issues travel advisory for Indians in the wake of continuing tremors and high volcanic activity detected inside the volcano on Mount Agubg
4th Division Y-9s conducted airdrop training in SCS after flying roughly one thousand miles.1 week ago
4th Division Y-9s conducted airdrop training in SCS after flying roughly one thousand miles.
Roque: OK to kill armed NPA rebels1 week ago
Roque: OK to kill armed NPA rebels
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Uyghurs ordered to turn over all copies of Quran and prayer rugs and any other items bearing symbols of Islam
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China confirms deployment of fighters to South China Sea island for first time
Hawaii just tested its nuclear attack warning siren for the first time since the end of the Cold War1 week ago
Hawaii just tested its nuclear attack warning siren for the first time since the end of the Cold War
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 26km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
Readout of Secretary Mattis' call with Japan Minister of Defense Itsunori Onodera regarding North Korea's missile launch:  1 week ago
Readout of Secretary Mattis' call with Japan Minister of Defense Itsunori Onodera regarding North Korea's missile launch: "The United States remains vigilant in providing Japan extended deterrence with the full range of U.S. capabilities."
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38 North: Commercial satellite imagery from November indicates that North Korea's SLBM program is advancing as it prepares its second missile test stand barge for service at the Nampo Navy Shipyard.
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Seoul says North Korea puts Washington in range, but needs to prove critical technology
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 2km SSE of Sakai, Japan
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Lavrov: there are people in Washington wishing to provoke Pyongyang to new reckless actions
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Lavrov: if U.S. wants to destroy N. Korea, it's playing with fire, making great mistake
Xi meets Cambodian PM, saying ties between the two countries are currently at the best period in history1 week ago
Xi meets Cambodian PM, saying ties between the two countries are currently at the best period in history
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China, Myanmar hail close ties amid Rohingya outcry
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Xi meets Aung San Suu Kyi, hoping the ruling parties of the two countries would deepen strategic communication
In India @BarackObama meets @narendramodi and @DalaiLama in New Delhi1 week ago
In India @BarackObama meets @narendramodi and @DalaiLama in New Delhi
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"In the name of all of those who have persecuted you, hurt you, I ask forgiveness," @Pontifex said to the Rohingya. "I appeal to your large hearts to give us the forgiveness that we are asking."
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"The presence of God today is also called Rohingya," @Pontifex said after meeting 16 refugees brought to Dhaka from camps in Cox's Bazar near the border with Myanmar
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Man dies after van rams into stationary truck on Hong Kong road
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President Xi says China will not export its political system
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In Dhaka, @Pontifex has just spoken the word "Rohingya" for the first time on his trip to Burma and Bangladesh
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Pope refers to 'Rohingya' for first time on Asia tour after meeting refugees
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South Korea agrees to deal for sustainable Arctic fishing
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Afghan CEO Abdullah says Afghanistan is looking forward to working with member states on SCO's Development Strategy and important initiatives such as the China-led Silk Road Economic Belt and other similar integration platforms
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Chinese drone maker denies claims in a US government document that it gives Beijing information about American law enforcement and utility companies.
Huge celebration in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung square. Fireworks, massive crowds mark the successful launch of North Korea's most powerful intercontinental ballistic missile yet, the Hwasong-15. These 'spontaneous' celebrations are often mandatory for DPRK citizens.1 week ago
Huge celebration in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung square. Fireworks, massive crowds mark the successful launch of North Korea's most powerful intercontinental ballistic missile yet, the Hwasong-15. These 'spontaneous' celebrations are often mandatory for DPRK citizens.
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China's Xi as Rohingya censure grows
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Afghan President Ghani at the HoAIP,"On the 4th December I will be signing an agreement with the president of Uzbekistan that will ensure the flow of another 1000MW of power
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Japanese court convicts a U.S. military contractor of murder and rape charges in the death of an Okinawa woman
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6 hurt in 5-vehicle collision in Pasig City
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meets with Uzbek Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov; both sides agree to advance ties
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers keynote speech at CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties High-level Meeting, whose theme is 1 week ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers keynote speech at CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties High-level Meeting, whose theme is "Working together towards a community with a shared future for mankind and a better world: Responsibilities of political parties"
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South Korea Mindef confirm today: missile is able to reach Washington D.C.
#CycloneOckhi: At least 16 people reportedly killed across India and SriLanka. About 100 people are missing after the cyclone uprooted trees and cut power supply for millions. Wind speed has touched 130 kmph in some places1 week ago
#CycloneOckhi: At least 16 people reportedly killed across India and SriLanka. About 100 people are missing after the cyclone uprooted trees and cut power supply for millions. Wind speed has touched 130 kmph in some places
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KCNA: "This is an extra-large event and a great victory that could be brought only by respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, the peerlessly great man."
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KCNA: "The accomplishment of the historic cause of completing the state nuclear force is a gift of loyalty presented to President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il who devoted their whole lives to prosperity of the country and the nation."
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Pope Francis ordains 16 priests during a Mass in Bangladesh, the start of a busy day that will also bring him face-to-face with Rohingya Muslim refugees