Indonesia's navy shot and wounded four Vietnamese fishermen aboard a fishing boat in the South China Sea

Map. History of Asia conflict

19 July 2018
11 month ago
China Prepares for a Crisis Along North Korea Border. Beijing bolsters defenses along its 880-mile frontier and realigns forces in surrounding regions
Marawi evacuees urge gov't to allow them to return home11 month ago
Marawi evacuees urge gov't to allow them to return home
Forward-deployed @IIIMEF @PacificMarines increase survivability and lethality at the Jungle Warfare Training Center in Okinawa11 month ago
Forward-deployed @IIIMEF @PacificMarines increase survivability and lethality at the Jungle Warfare Training Center in Okinawa
11 month ago
Dispatch from Doklam: Indians dig in for the long haul describe Indian build-up near site of standoff with China
11 month ago
Filipino IS Operative: Fighters in Marawi “Defiant as Ever,” Have Ample Food and Supplies
Islamic State East Asia/ Philippines: 5 soldiers killed, 4 injured in Marinaut neighborhood in Marawi11 month ago
Islamic State East Asia/ Philippines: 5 soldiers killed, 4 injured in Marinaut neighborhood in Marawi
US and  Japan outlined cyber priorities at the 5th Japan-US Cyber Dialogue last week11 month ago
US and Japan outlined cyber priorities at the 5th Japan-US Cyber Dialogue last week
Thousands gather in Taipei to protest call to curb incense burning in Taiwan11 month ago
Thousands gather in Taipei to protest call to curb incense burning in Taiwan
11 month ago
Doklam has always been under China's effective jurisdiction without dispute: FM spokesperson on Monday
11 month ago
Two Chinese J-10 jets came close to a U.S. Navy EP-3 plane on Sunday over the East China Sea, causing the U.S aircraft to change direction
11 month ago
Tashkent's chief imam says, he will oppose divorces in Uzbekistan and particularly in Tashkent
Singapore cannot allow conflicts elsewhere to damage racial and religious harmony: PM Lee11 month ago
Singapore cannot allow conflicts elsewhere to damage racial and religious harmony: PM Lee
4 bombers H-6K of Chinese air forces turned around the island of Taiwan.11 month ago
4 bombers H-6K of Chinese air forces turned around the island of Taiwan.
11 month ago
Both China fighter jets armed with air-to-air missiles. One J-10 jet popped up 300 feet in front of US Navy recon plane 90 miles S Qingdao
11 month ago
US officials say 2 China J-10 jets buzz US Navy spy plane in East China Sea Sunday. US jet took 'evasive action to avoid collision'
11 month ago
Duterte: No nationwide martial law. I will look stupid to the public if I will do that
11 month ago
Duterte: Expect a stronger armed forces after two years
11 month ago
Duterte: Patience. Because we do not want innocents slaughtered. That is the price of an entity called government. Wag na yang common sense
11 month ago
Duterte: So no more talks. From now on, don't talk to me about the Reds
11 month ago
Duterte: I want the army to add 20,00 fighting men
President Duterte holds a press conference after his Sona 211 month ago
President Duterte holds a press conference after his Sona 2
11 month ago
China anti-graft watchdog probes Politburo member: Xinhua
11 month ago
Duterte: Let me end by wishing everyone in the language of the old: “May God Keep us forever sheltered in the hollow of His hand.”
11 month ago
Duterte: Believe me, it is much easier to build from scratch than to dismantle the rotten and rebuild upon its rubble
11 month ago
Duterte: This administration will spare no one found cheating the gov’t of its due
11 month ago
President Duterte: After settlement, Mighty will no longer engage in the tobacco business
11 month ago
President Duterte: I have directed @DOF_PH and BIR to accept Mighty Corp.’s P25-billion tax settlement offer
11 month ago
President Duterte: Tax reform designed to be pro-poor, will fund the proposed 2018 budget submitted to Congress
11 month ago
President Duterte: I call on the Senate to support my tax reform in full and pass it with haste
11 month ago
Davao Duterte calls out those who did not clap, including Senator Sonny Angara
President Duterte on mining: Responsible, regulated and sustainable development is what we advocate and require.11 month ago
President Duterte on mining: "Responsible, regulated and sustainable development is what we advocate and require."
11 month ago
Duterte: China has committed to building two bridges that will aid public transportation along the Pasig River
11 month ago
President of the Philippines Duterte: Since I could not get any funding, I traveled to China
11 month ago
Duterte talks of nationwide smoking ban. In Davao he says this is strictly enforced. Foreigners who protest: "I will shoot your balls"
11 month ago
Duterte wants to minimize access to tobacco products and support those who want to quit [smoking]
11 month ago
Duterte: Our laws should support, and not impede, national development in a speedy and sustainable manner
11 month ago
Duterte calls on Congress to review existing procurement laws
11 month ago
Duterte warns Health Secretary Ubial to change procedure "or I'll change you"
11 month ago
Duterte talks of sorry state of hospital, medicine facilities for soldiers; says this may spark coup d'etat or mutiny
11 month ago
Duterte: A coup d' etat, a mutiny will not be a surprise to me
11 month ago
Duterte says "lowest bid" root of corruption in government procurement
11 month ago
Duterte to Supreme Court: I do not blame you; in fact I am below you
President of the Philippines Duterte on the Balangiga bells seized by the Americans in 190111 month ago
President of the Philippines Duterte on the Balangiga bells seized by the Americans in 1901
11 month ago
Duterte: I am not for abortion, I'm not for birth control but I am for giving the Filipino family the power to decide
11 month ago
Duterte: I do not know if I can make it to another SONA
President Duterte tells military, police: Government will provide social assistance11 month ago
President Duterte tells military, police: Government will provide social assistance
11 month ago
Duterte appeals to Supreme Court to seriously consider national interest before issuing TROs, injunctions on critical government projects
11 month ago
Duterte: We will rightsize the national government. Let us trim the excess fat and add more muscle
11 month ago
Duterte: We are all workers of government. You are our employers. We get money out of your pockets
11 month ago
Duterte says he ordered increase of assistance fund for OFWs; it's now at more than one billion pesos
11 month ago
President of the Philippines Duterte is talking about the Philippine-American War
11 month ago
Duterte: We engage nations with full respect for the rule of law
11 month ago
Duterte: We took steps to promote inclusiveness in the Bangsamoro Transition Commission
President Duterte tells troops on the ground: I have your back.11 month ago
President Duterte tells troops on the ground: "I have your back."
11 month ago
Duterte: You do not get that into the communist. Do you think if ISIS prevails you have a place in their society?
11 month ago
Duterte: From now on, I'll save money for the AFP
11 month ago
Duterte: We impose the laws against the miners and the rich, I will also impose the laws against anarchy
President Duterte on Marawi crisis: Martial law fastest way to quell the rebellion11 month ago
President Duterte on Marawi crisis: Martial law fastest way to quell the rebellion
11 month ago
Duterte on bully tag: Talagang bully ako especially to the enemies of the state
11 month ago
Duterte: Any fierce encounter, you have to be of equal equanimity
11 month ago
Duterte goes off-script; says in PH, it's eye for an eye, tooth for a tooth
11 month ago
Duterte: Capital punishment is not only about deterrence. It is about retribution
President Duterte on communist insurgency, Moro issues: I will persist in our goal of attaining peace.11 month ago
President Duterte on communist insurgency, Moro issues: "I will persist in our goal of attaining peace."
11 month ago
Duterte: Everybody is entitled to come here and question me
11 month ago
Duterte on the West: Does he value the country that you value?
11 month ago
Indonesia's navy shot and wounded four Vietnamese fishermen aboard a fishing boat in the South China Sea
11 month ago
Duterte on state of nation today: We live in troubled and uncertain times. And I fear that things might get worse before they become better
11 month ago
Duterte asks Congress to reimpose death penalty on heinous crimes
11 month ago
Duterte also stressed on the need to act decisively on threat of earthquakes and disaster resiliency
11 month ago
Duterte is calling on Congress to craft a law establishing new authority or dept responsive to 21st century conditions
11 month ago
Duterte says threat of natural calamities is huge, real and imminent. Says decisive action is needed
11 month ago
Duterte to LGUs involved in monitoring mining activities: Do not test my resolve in this regard
11 month ago
Duterte to mining companies: Declare your correct income and pay your correct taxes
11 month ago
Fukushima robot reveals first sign of melted fuel in submerged reactor
President Duterte on problems hounding the country: We will not be cowed, overwhelmed.11 month ago
President Duterte on problems hounding the country: "We will not be cowed, overwhelmed."
Despite frustrations, Duterte says ‘pursuit of peace continues’11 month ago
Despite frustrations, Duterte says ‘pursuit of peace continues’
11 month ago
Duterte asked the mining companies to restore the virginity of damaged environment
11 month ago
Duterte threatens mining companies that he will "tax them to death."
11 month ago
Duterte mentions Rappler, talks about foreign interests in media. "Rappler tried to pierce the identity, you end up American-owned"
11 month ago
Duterte to miners: You are not the enemy; you give govt almost P70 B But try to see it is very hard for poor communities
11 month ago
Duterte: Gina Lopez gave you a clear picture of what is happening in the mining industry
11 month ago
Duterte goes off speech: You have every right to mine but in doing so you destroy rivers, streams, from which poor people fish
11 month ago
Duterte: I am holding all mining companies and execs for full cleanup and rehab of communities that suffered from mining
11 month ago
Duterte issues stern warning to mining operators and contractors: Refrain from destruction of natural resources
11 month ago
Duterte says extreme care must be exercised in extraction of natural resources
11 month ago
Duterte is calling on biz communities to set up shop in the country to process raw materials into finished products
11 month ago
Duterte: It is not enough that we mine this wealth
11 month ago
Duterte refers to climate change, "which could bring drought and long dry spells affecting food production in Mindanao"
11 month ago
Duterte appeals to legislators to pass the National Land Use Act
11 month ago
Duterte on climate change and food security in PH: I ask all agencies involved in food production to look into this
President Duterte: I aim for change that can survive the test of time.11 month ago
President Duterte: I aim for "change that can survive the test of time."
11 month ago
Duterte commends the PNP: They are the silent heroes who risk their lives everyday
11 month ago
Duterte: To those who oppose and think that all these efforts are out of order, I hold myself responsible
11 month ago
Duterte says he declared martial law in Mindanao because he believed it was the quickest way to quell rebellion
11 month ago
Duterte: Sometimes I'm tempted to conclude that peace will not come in our lifetime
11 month ago
Duterte: it is not the peace of the dead that we seek but the peace of the living
11 month ago
Duterte: Peace eludes us still
11 month ago
Duterte: Peace flits away like a butterfly when we are about to snatch it by the wings
11 month ago
Duterte: We will not be disheartened, we will not be cowed, we will not be overwhelmed
11 month ago
Duterte: Look beyond your biases, your prejudices, your ambition, your political agenda
11 month ago
Duterte: You harm the children in whose hands the future of this republic is entrusted I will hound you to the very gates of hell
11 month ago
Duterte: Don't get me wrong, I value human life the way I value mine
11 month ago
President Duterte: The fight against illegal drugs will continue no matter how long it takes
11 month ago
Duterte: The fight (against drugs) will be unremitting as it will be unrelenting
11 month ago
Duterte on drug war: The fight will not stop until those who deal in it understand alternatives are either jail or hell
11 month ago
Duterte says drug war will continue because he believes it is the root cause of "so much evil and so much suffering."
11 month ago
Duterte says change must also come in "people’s attitude, disposition and work ethic"
11 month ago
Duterte: Our idea of government was parochial
11 month ago
Duterte: Early on, I felt that change was to be meaningful, it had to start with those occupying highest positions of power in gov't
11 month ago
Duterte on taking oath of office last year: I knew that our country was reeling from problems
11 month ago
President Duterte's SONA theme is "A comfortable life for all"
11 month ago
President Duterte is about to enter plenary hall to make speech before Congress
President Duterte arrives at Batasang Pambansa for his second SONA11 month ago
President Duterte arrives at Batasang Pambansa for his second SONA
11 month ago
Japan's Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma to buy Israel's Neuroderm for $1.1 billion
11 month ago
Nobody openly supporting India against China, Pakistan: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray
Members of Rise UP, a group of families of EJK victims, perform haunting interpretative dance at DuterteSona2 rally11 month ago
Members of Rise UP, a group of families of EJK victims, perform haunting interpretative dance at DuterteSona2 rally
11 month ago
EAM @SushmaSwaraj to make statement on 39 Indians missing in Iraq, at 5 PM
11 month ago
China announces BRICS NSA's meet in Beijing July 27 and 28, confirms NSA Ajit Doval and officials of Brazil, Russia, South Africa will attend
These people are showing up on protests to support President Duterte11 month ago
These people are showing up on protests to support President Duterte
Duterte supporters who call themselves Guardians sing their own anthem11 month ago
Duterte supporters who call themselves "Guardians" sing their own anthem
11 month ago
'Easier to move a mountain': China vows new military drills amid India spat
Pro-Duterte protesters show up at Congress, a mere 400 meters away from anti-Duterte protesters11 month ago
Pro-Duterte protesters show up at Congress, a mere 400 meters away from anti-Duterte protesters
Thousands join colourful Taoist procession in Taipei to protest Taiwan government’s call to reduce the burning of incense sticks11 month ago
Thousands join colourful Taoist procession in Taipei to protest Taiwan government’s call to reduce the burning of incense sticks
People's SONA at IBP Road in Batasan11 month ago
People's SONA at IBP Road in Batasan
It's our pre-condition and basis for solving situation. Peace of entire region depends on peace of border region: China's Defence Ministry Spox11 month ago
It's our pre-condition and basis for solving situation. Peace of entire region depends on peace of border region: China's Defence Ministry Spox
Actress Mae Paner in military uniform, acting as General Juana Change11 month ago
Actress Mae Paner in military uniform, acting as "General Juana Change"
11 month ago
Strongly call on India to immediately withdraw frontier defence personnel from across border: Wu Qian, Chinese Defence Ministry Spox Doklam
Protest outside Batasan complex11 month ago
Protest outside Batasan complex
Female police officers link arms as frontliners along IBP Road to prevent protesters from coming close to Batasan complex11 month ago
Female police officers link arms as frontliners along IBP Road to prevent protesters from coming close to Batasan complex
11 month ago
China warns India not to harbor illusions in border stand-off.
11 month ago
China had threatened to attack Vietnamese bases in the Spratly Islands if the drilling did not stop
Graphic from @SushantSin/@IndianExpress on the situation on the Dolam plateau between India and China.11 month ago
Graphic from @SushantSin/@IndianExpress on the situation on the Dolam plateau between India and China.
11 month ago
NK proposes its own definition of an ICBM: "Follow trajectory 6,400+ km in distance to target with a nuke warhead"
11 month ago
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's support slid 10 points to 26 percent in a poll published on Sunday
12 month ago
Vietnam halts South China Sea drilling after 'China threats'
Chinese Navy deployed map12 month ago
Chinese Navy deployed map
12 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 138km ENE of Miyako, Japan
12 month ago
Beijing police is hunting for a man who allegedly stabbed 5 people with scissors and committed hit-and-run that killed 1, injured 8
Girl had called me to the fields. Police said forcing to eat excreta is nothing, it's done just to insult someone: Kallu Dhakad, the youth12 month ago
Girl had called me to the fields. Police said forcing to eat excreta is nothing, it's done just to insult someone: Kallu Dhakad, the youth
12 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 105km WSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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