Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 15km W of Palu, Indonesia
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AMTI satellite imagery shows Vietnam is building up its South China Sea outpost at Ladd Reef, possibly in reaction to Chinese threats over energy exploration nearby.
Bodies of men killed in Aligarh encounter buried amid tight security
The pro-Kremlin United Russia candidate in Khakassia gubernatorial elections (due on Sunday 23 September) Viktor Zimin withdrew from the election - reportedly "on health grounds"
"I'm not going to use the term 'economic warfare'" but threats to disrupt the US supply chain "are right out of China's playbook," adds senior @WhiteHouse official.
India cancels New York meeting with Pakistan: official
Australian filmmaker James Ricketson has been pardoned by Cambodia's government after being jailed for espionage.
According to Chief of Joint Headquarters of CSTO Colonel-General Anatoliy Sidorov, Daesh transferred 2,500 fighters from Syria to Afghanistan and Pakistan this year.
Russia warns US not to "play with fire" as China says Washington will "bear the consequences."
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#MartialLaw protesters arriving in Luneta.
China tells US to withdraw sanctions on military or "bear the consequences", a day after US sanctioned Beijing for buying Russian fighter jets and missiles
Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah commends the public forces who took part in the safety of Ashura ceremonies in Kabul along with government forces on Thursday. He says it is a clear example of people's cooperation in the country's security.
Jammu and Kashmir: Three policemen who were kidnapped by militants in south Kashmir's Shopian, found dead
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang dead at 61 – state media
Three Special Police Officers (SPOs) who were abducted by militants in Shopian of South Kashmir have been killed. Dead bodies have been found.
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju together with Moon Jae In and his wife Kim Jung Sook went down to Lake Chon and exchanged impressions of climbing the mountain, walking along the shore of the lake."
KCNA: " Moon Jae In expressed his impression of climbing the holy mountain symbolic of the soul and spirit of the Korean nation and voiced his expectation and conviction that the first step today would be followed by a new era desired by all the fellow countrymen."
KCNA: "On the ridge of Janggun Peak, the highest peak in range of Mt Paektu, Kim Jong Un together with President Moon Jae In feasted their eyes long on the natural beautyof the limpid and blue Lake Chonthat extended vast reminding one of the blood vein of the nation."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unand his wife Ri Sol Ju climbed Mt Paektu together with President Moon Jae In and his wife Kim Jung Sook on Thursday morning after the successful north-south summit drawing the attention of all the fellow countrymen and the whole world."
In the briefing @AmbJohnBolton acknowledges his own information was stolen by China in the hack of @USOPM records.
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Chrystia Freeland:Today, Canada's House of Commons unanimously adopted a motion recognizing the crimes against the Rohingya as a genocide and calling on the world to help them. We will continue to work with partners to hold those responsible to account. Canadians stand with the Rohingya.
"U.S. military aircraft," came the voice on the radio. "You have violated our China sovereignty and infringed on our security and our rights. You need to leave immediately and keep far out."
: North Korea to be identified as a result of my Summit with Chairman Kim. These HEROES are home, they may Rest In Peace, and hopefully their families can have closure.
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Bellingcat and the Insider have obtained “Petrov”‘s and “Boshirov”s border crossing data for a number of countries in Europe and Asia, for the period of validity of their international passports (mid-2016 through today)
: Congratulations to my good friend Prime Minister @AbeShinzo on his HUGE election victory in Japan. I'm looking forward to many more years of working together. See you in New York next week.
US slaps sanctions on Chinese military unit for buying Russian jets, missiles
Xinjiang: Pakistan asks China to soften restrictions on Muslims
1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Roadside Ambush in Pattani.
Manila universities receive bomb threat