Laos-based Zhao Wei Transnational Criminal Organization, engaged in "drug trafficking, human trafficking, money laundering, bribery, and wildlife trafficking," sanctioned by @USTreasury

Map. History of Asia conflict

20 February 2018
Statement from Secretary Tillerson on President Trump's SOTU Address: "As President Trump emphasizes, we keep America safe when our national security is based on the principle of peace through strength. We will continue to pursue the peaceful denuclearization of North Korea, prevent terrorists from regaining safe havens in Syria and Afghanistan, and hold Iran accountable for its full range of threatening activities. We work closely with allies and partners around the world to achieve all of our foreign policy objectives."
A high-level Afghan delegation is in Islamabad for meetings with Pakistan PM and other military and intelligence leaders in wake of attacks on Kabul. Early this morning NDS chief and interior minister met with Afghan envoy to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal
2 week ago
President Ashraf Ghani would not take a phone call from Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi who had phoned in connection with the spate of recent attacks in Afghanistan – source
North Korea has cancelled all invitations for journalists to cover its military parade next Thurs, a day before the opening of #PyeongChang2018
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 50km NNW of Sangiang, Indonesia
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 38km E of Oarai, Japan
2 week ago
KCNA: "Downhill is the inevitable fate of the U.S., the empire of evilswhere the gap between the rich and the poor is increasing day by day and a large number of people live in poverty, whereas the privilegedone percent of the population have the majority of social wealth."
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 47km NNE of Sampungu, Indonesia
2 week ago
KCNA: "Racial discrimination and misanthropy are serious maladies inherent to the social system of the U.S., and they have been aggravated since Trump took office. The racial violence that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12 is a typical example."
2 week ago
The United States has withdrawn former White House official Victor Cha from consideration for ambassador to South Korea. Cha expressed disagreement with the Trump administration's considerations of a limited military strike on North Korea.
China needs more nuclear warheads to deter US threat, military says
M4.6 Earthquake Off the coast of Urakawa2 week ago
M4.6 Earthquake Off the coast of Urakawa
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 37km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
Gwadar: Five soldiers injured after attack on Security forces' vehicle
Laos-based Zhao Wei Transnational Criminal Organization, engaged in "drug trafficking, human trafficking, money laundering, bribery, and wildlife trafficking," sanctioned by @USTreasury
U.S. general says North Korea not demonstrated all components of ICBM
U.S. still aims to push Taliban into Afghan peace talks: official
In Boryspil security services  have detained citizen of Kyrgyzstan suspected in jihadists recruitment3 week ago
In Boryspil security services have detained citizen of Kyrgyzstan suspected in jihadists recruitment
In Boryspil security services  have detained citizen of Kyrgyzstan suspected in jihadists recruitment
Hyderabad: Body of a woman found chopped in pieces, in a bag in Gachibowli. Identity of the woman not yet ascertained. Police begin investigation
3 week ago
Afghanistan: Chinese envoy reaffirms commitment to support Afghanistan: By Parwez Karokhil on 30 January 2018 KABUL (Pajhwok): Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan read more
Faeldon detained at Pasay City Jail
Policeman shot dead in Isabela
Chinese military paper urges increase in nuclear deterrence capabilities
Visuals of the Army JCO who was attacked the day two civilians were killed after a group of people pelted stones and attacked Army convoy in Jammu And Kashmir3 week ago
Visuals of the Army JCO who was attacked the day two civilians were killed after a group of people pelted stones and attacked Army convoy in Jammu And Kashmir
Philippines files murder, kidnap charges against doctor linked to planned New York attacks
One Bangladeshi National arrested, three gold biscuits valued at Indian rupees 10,79,575 recovered by 64 battalion of Border Security Force (BSF) in Petrapole3 week ago
One Bangladeshi National arrested, three gold biscuits valued at Indian rupees 10,79,575 recovered by 64 battalion of Border Security Force (BSF) in Petrapole
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu at Gandhi Smriti on Mahatma Gandhi's 70th death anniversary; former PM Manmohan Singh also present
3 week ago
KCNA: "A delegation of politicians from various political parties in Europe led by Jonathan Powell of the British Labor Party, former Downing Street Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Tony Blair, arrived here on Tuesday."
Security forces deployed at the spot where one was killed and 5 were injured in a clash between two groups in Amethi
Duterte tells Maranaos: Don't let militants in
Xi Jinping unanimously elected deputy to 13th National People's Congress
President Duterte pledges compensation to Maranaos who would be booted out of Philippines Army reservation areas in Marawi City
A cricket coach in Bengaluru has been arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a trainee
1 dead and 5 injured in a clash between two groups in Amethi. Police party also attacked. According to the police it is a case of old family rivalry
3 week ago
Three people dead after a bus mows down a group of people at Bhelughat picnic spot in Assam's Karbi Anglong district
The construction of Type 054A Frigate will come to an end with number of 30, succeeded by 054B which already started building in Shanghai.
Fire broke out in a shop in Mumbai's Dongri. 4 people injured
Indonesian accused in Kim Jong Nam killing was hired for prank show, lawyer says
General secretary of RJD Ashok Sinha resigns from the Party expressing unhappiness over working with Tejashwi Yadav
3 week ago
Taiwan activist Li Ming-che's wife stopped from flying to China to visit husband: rights groups
Andhra Pradesh: Explosive material found during combing operation in forest area near Tirumala hills last night; Police investigation underway
IOC President Thomas Bach arrives in PyeongChang for Winter Games
3 week ago
Koreas prosecutors demand death sentence for 'molar father' in killing of teen girl
Pakistan's defence minister says that Islamabad is engaging Moscow for the supply of new weapons
Blast kills six family members in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt
3 week ago
Ulema Council head Qiamuddin Kashaf criticized Pakistan for only having issued a fatwa against terrorism in their country and not one against terrorism in Afghanistan as well
Three children dead as schoolbus ploughs into lorry on the way to school. They were the children of oil palm plantation workers
3 week ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May promises 'frank discussions' on all issues during China visit
3 week ago
South Korea pressing ahead with joint ski training in North Korea amid uncertainty
Four people safely rescued out which one person was admitted to hospital in unconscious condition after part of a slab collapsed at Old Mhada Society in Andheri-West at 1030 am today.
Pakistan and Turkey have agreed to enhance cooperation in different sectors particularly in power sector. The understanding was reached at a meeting between Minister for Power Sardar Awais Ahmad Khan Leghari and Ambassador of Turkey in Pakistan Mustafa Yardakul in Islamabad.
North Korea stepping up preparations for military parade: report
Massive fire engulfs Taiwan oil refinery after blast3 week ago
Massive fire engulfs Taiwan oil refinery after blast
China reportedly deployed at least 7 Y-7 military transport aircrafts to Fiery Cross Reef in the South China Sea3 week ago
China reportedly deployed at least 7 Y-7 military transport aircrafts to Fiery Cross Reef in the South China Sea
3 week ago
KCNA: "The eclipse of the moon will start from 20:18 and end at 23:41. And the total lunar eclipse will be at 22:00 and the phase of eclipse 1.3. The total lunar eclipse was observed in 2014 and 2015."
3 week ago
KCNA: "The first total lunar eclipse is to be seen in Pyongyang this year. According to Kang Chang Hyok, a researcher of the Pyongyang Observatory under the State Academy of Sciences, the total lunar eclipse is expected on January 31."
3 week ago
Kazakhstan, Turkey sign military cooperation plan for 2018
US Department of State: We have warned Russia of the illicit North Korean coal trading through its ports. Russia says it will follow all UNSCRs, but it fails to enforce them and rewards illegal behavior by the DPRK. There is no more time for excuses.