Lightning strikes kill 22 in Bangladesh

Map. History of Asia conflict

16 December 2017
5 month ago
Senior U.S. China officials meet in Washington, D.C. on North Korea's accelerated buildup
5 month ago
Philippines authorities say 258 militants and 65 soldiers have been killed in nearly month-long fighting in Marawi
5 month ago
Trump tweets China efforts on North Korea have not worked out
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POTUS: While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi and China to help with North Korea, it has not worked out. At least I know China tried!
5 month ago
Reuters: China has invited @IvankaTrump and @jaredkushner to visit Beijing later this year, according to a @WhiteHouse official.
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 51km SSW of Bengkulu, Indonesia
Two B-1B strategic bombers of the U.S. Air Force train over Korea5 month ago
Two B-1B strategic bombers of the U.S. Air Force train over Korea
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In response to another DPRK question @PressSec says the economic and diplomatic pressure has been “very forceful.”
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China has taken “positive steps” against DPRK, adds @PressSec.
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"We deepen our Administration's determination to prevent such tragedies from befalling innocent people in the future," says @VP of Warmbrier
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Pence says America heartbroken by death of Otto Warmbier and the US condemns "the brutality of North Korean government."
Trump: “a disgrace what happened to Otto … and frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the result would have been a lot different”5 month ago
Trump: “a disgrace what happened to Otto … and frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the result would have been a lot different”
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This time Amaq claims to have killed 7 Philippines soldiers in Baling disctrict of Marawi city
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 90km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia
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Oita Prefecture: Onshore quake. No tsunami alert per JMA.
Strong quake hits Oita Prefecture, Japan5 month ago
Strong quake hits Oita Prefecture, Japan
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 14km SE of Saiki, Japan
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Duterte promises evacuees help to rebuild Marawi
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 225km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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Russia is expanding its military bases in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
Russia is expanding military bases in Tajikistan  and  other CentralAsia to address the potential threat from south5 month ago
Russia is expanding military bases in Tajikistan and other CentralAsia to address the potential threat from south
Security increased over possible entry of ISIS-affiliated foreign fighters through Tawi-Tawi Island -
 Philippines5 month ago
Security increased over possible entry of ISIS-affiliated foreign fighters through Tawi-Tawi Island - Philippines
Lightning strikes kill 22 in Bangladesh5 month ago
Lightning strikes kill 22 in Bangladesh
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Home Ministry extends visa of exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen by a year
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Controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen's visa extended by one year: Home Ministry
China's vice FM Zhang Yesui and his ROK counterpart Lim Sung-nam discuss bilateral ties and Korean Peninsula situation in Beijing5 month ago
China's vice FM Zhang Yesui and his ROK counterpart Lim Sung-nam discuss bilateral ties and Korean Peninsula situation in Beijing
Senator Gordon urges PresidentDuterte and DOJ to respect rule of law after charges vs cops in Espinosa killing were downgraded5 month ago
Senator Gordon urges PresidentDuterte and DOJ to respect rule of law after charges vs cops in Espinosa killing were downgraded
Philippines Presedential Palace says Marawi will never become terror hub5 month ago
Philippines Presedential Palace says Marawi will never become terror hub
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Philippines launches large offensive in Marawi City, aims to end battle with ISIL-linked Maute group by weekend
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S. Korea, China, Japan to conduct joint research on quake risks
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IS Lanao claims to have killed 5 Philippines army soldiers by sniper fire in Marawi this morning
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House Foreign Affairs Cmte. Chairman Royce calls for the US to ban tourist travel to North Korea after Otto Warmbier's death.
John McCain: “Let us state the facts plainly: Otto Warmbier, an American citizen, was murdered by the Kim Jong-un government.”5 month ago
John McCain: “Let us state the facts plainly: Otto Warmbier, an American citizen, was murdered by the Kim Jong-un government.”
Statement from @POTUS on Otto Warmbier's death5 month ago
Statement from @POTUS on Otto Warmbier's death
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Pres. Trump has been briefed on the death of Otto Warmbier, White House official says
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"He had all the talent you could ever ask for and a bright future ahead of him," Ohio Sen. Rob Portman says after Otto Warmbier's death.
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Tajik security sources report that Islamist militants in North Afghanistan planning significant cross-border attack
Family statement: Otto Warmbier has died5 month ago
Family statement: Otto Warmbier has died
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 163km E of Nago, Japan
#USSRonaldReagan Carrier Strike Group visits Singapore in midst of @US7thFleet patrol5 month ago
#USSRonaldReagan Carrier Strike Group visits Singapore in midst of @US7thFleet patrol
The USS Dewey, an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, will make a port call tomorrow in South Korea.5 month ago
The USS Dewey, an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, will make a port call tomorrow in South Korea.
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US concerned about evidence n that Southeast Asia's jihadis are focused on southern Philippines
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North Korea accused U.S. officials of "mugging" its diplomats at Kennedy International Airport
Pyongyang won’t discuss nuclear issues with Seoul: North Korean media5 month ago
Pyongyang won’t discuss nuclear issues with Seoul: North Korean media
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Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision
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South Korea signals shift from nuclear energy
A roadside bomb killed 6 Thai soldiers and wounded 4 on Monday in the southern province of Pattani Thailand5 month ago
A roadside bomb killed 6 Thai soldiers and wounded 4 on Monday in the southern province of Pattani Thailand
South Korea's President Moon says plans to exit nuclear power5 month ago
South Korea's President Moon says plans to exit nuclear power
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Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines began joint naval patrols in their region
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines began joint naval patrols in their region
ABM interceptor destroys another ABM interceptor over Taiwan5 month ago
ABM interceptor destroys another ABM interceptor over Taiwan
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Pentagon: Pakistan may soon host a Chinese Naval Base at Gwadar - part of Chinese 'Belt and Road' strategic initiative