Japan sends experts to Sakhalin to assess potential economic cooperation with Russia on disputed islands

Map. History of Asia conflict

18 November 2017
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
5 month ago
Running two HADR operations, south of Sri Lanka; had received request from Bangladesh: Indian Navy chief admiral Sunil
5 month ago
80% of Marawi may have been cleared, but the remaining 20% is the very center of Marawi City.
5 month ago
Indian Navi Ship Sumitra involved in a major Search and rescue operation 90 miles south of Chittagong, Bangladesh. 18 people rescued till now
5 month ago
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.
5 month ago
Internally-displaced individuals in Marawi City had reached 91,460 as of May 29, according to Mindanao Hour Iligan
5 month ago
The Pentagon says it successfully shot down an ICBM with the Ground Based Midcourse Defense interceptor
5 month ago
Two North Koreans Found Dead in Moscow Hotel. Both are believed to have died of acute heart failure.
5 month ago
U.S. launches interceptor from California in 1st test to try to destroy an incoming missile; results TBD
5 month ago
Japan sends experts to Sakhalin to assess potential economic cooperation with Russia on disputed islands
5 month ago
"Human rights is something that's very strong to" @POTUS, says @PressSec in response to Q on Philippines/Duterte.
5 month ago
US wants to "level the playing field" with Vietnam on trade, says @PressSec.
5 month ago
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
5 month ago
Pentagon says it has been 'transparent' with South Korea about THAAD missile defense system deployment
5 month ago
Delhi HC stayed Patiala House court order allowing former Air Chief SP Tyagi, accused in VVIP chopper scam case, to travel to Indonesia
5 month ago
Today's test of the ground based midcourse defense (GMD) system to take place between 12-4 PM (presumably PST)
5 month ago
ROK President Moon: "Now is not time for dialogue with North Korea, but a time to heighten sanctions and pressure"
5 month ago
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
5 month ago
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
5 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - Sulawesi, Indonesia
5 month ago
Yonhap: South Korea presidential office says defense ministry didn't tell Moon's top security aide about extra THAAD launchers on May 26
5 month ago
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.
5 month ago
Video of the latest North Korea missile test
Video of the latest North Korea missile test
5 month ago
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.
5 month ago
US officials say on same day North Korea fired off KN-06 surface-to-air missile Sat, NoKo MiG jet crashed nearby. Unknown if KJU saw crash.
Text from KCNA - 5 month ago
Text from KCNA - "launching a caterpillar self-propelled launching pad vehicle and ballistic rocket with the precision control guidance system"
North Korea's state media KCNA says Kim Jong-un guided yesterday's 5 month ago
North Korea's state media KCNA says Kim Jong-un guided yesterday's "newly-developed, precision guided ballistic rocket."
5 month ago
NHK saying the North just announced successful missile test
5 month ago
KCNA: "US B-1Bs few out of Guam and approached Gangneung & East Sea about 80 km adjacent to the Military Demarcation Line"
5 month ago
KCNA warns US B-1B bombers approached the MDL (the Armistice Line): "This will lead to nuclear catastrophes in South Korea
Here's how Japanese newspapers (Asahi Shimbun, Nihon Kezai) report where the NK missile may have landed.5 month ago
Here's how Japanese newspapers (Asahi Shimbun, Nihon Kezai) report where the NK missile may have landed.