Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 160km NE of Kuril'sk, Russia

Map. History of Asia conflict

27 January 2020
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 - Papua region, Indonesia
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Earlier today clashes took place between India and Pakistan armies along LoC in Rajouri. No casualties reported on either side
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Taliban's red unit commander, Noor Mohammad along with his 23 fighters were killed during operation conducted by Afghan security forces in Aq-Chashma area of Darzab district in northern Jawzjan province
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 289km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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400 civilians stranded at Zojila pass at 11,000 feet in freezing -7 degrees, rescued by Police and Indian army
Shots of the PLA troops inside their base - as seen thru binoculars from a high perch inside PolyU - with riot shields, helmets, marching four strong, while chanting loudly HongKongProtests2 month ago
Shots of the PLA troops inside their base - as seen thru binoculars from a high perch inside PolyU - with riot shields, helmets, marching four strong, while chanting loudly #HongKongProtests
Clip @jamespomfret shot for @Reuters showing at least 60 PLA troops in full riot gear drilling in an inner courtyard in Gun Club Hill barracks, a stone's throw from PolyU - suggesting an unprecedented level of preparedness amid the current protests HongKongProtests2 month ago
Clip @jamespomfret shot for @Reuters showing at least 60 PLA troops in full riot gear drilling in an inner courtyard in Gun Club Hill barracks, a stone's throw from PolyU - suggesting an unprecedented level of preparedness amid the current protests #HongKongProtests
Taliban fighters have regained control of the Qarma Qul district of northern Faryab province, source said on Saturday2 month ago
Taliban fighters have regained control of the Qarma Qul district of northern Faryab province, source said on Saturday
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Around 100 Ukrainians rallied in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong near the Chinese embassy in Kyiv on Nov. 21, the anniversary of the start of the EuroMaidan Revolution
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Lavrov called the main condition for signing a peace treaty with Japan. Tokyo should recognize Russia's sovereignty over the Kuril Islands
Former CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee has been sentenced to nearly two decades in federal prison for conspiring to spy for China. "Lee sold out his country," a U.S. attorney said in response to his sentencing
On Saturday, Hendrick Lui - a non-affiliated pro-democracy district council candidate running in North District's Shing Fuk - was arrested after questioning riot police and government workers removing posters from a local Lennon Wall.  Photo: Hendrick Lui  Facebook2 month ago
On Saturday, Hendrick Lui - a non-affiliated pro-democracy district council candidate running in North District's Shing Fuk - was arrested after questioning riot police and government workers removing posters from a local "Lennon Wall". Photo: Hendrick Lui Facebook
Decaying food scraps, dirty clothes and dangerous materials are strewn around inside the PolyU as the siege enters sixth day.2 month ago
Decaying food scraps, dirty clothes and dangerous materials are strewn around inside the PolyU as the siege enters sixth day.
The bodies of 28 Afghan refugees on Friday were repatriated to Afghanistan from Iran.   According to Nimroz officials, the refugees lost their lives in a traffic accident in an attempt to travel illegally to Turkey2 month ago
The bodies of 28 Afghan refugees on Friday were repatriated to Afghanistan from Iran. According to Nimroz officials, the refugees lost their lives "in a traffic accident" in an attempt to travel "illegally" to Turkey
At least three civilians were killed in an explosion in the central province of Kapisa on Friday. Five others, including two security personnel, were wounded in the blast. The explosion was caused by an IED placed at a market in Ala Sai district.2 month ago
At least three civilians were killed in an explosion in the central province of Kapisa on Friday. Five others, including two security personnel, were wounded in the blast. The explosion was caused by an IED placed at a market in Ala Sai district.
15 prominent Uighur activists around the world have released a video in solidarity with Hong Kong protesters
15 prominent Uighur activists around the world have released a video in solidarity with Hong Kong protesters
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 246km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 104km SE of Sinabang, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 98km S of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
As per local reports, Qaramqol area in Faryab has fallen to the Taliban after severe fighting following large Taliban ground assault. It appears Andkhoy is still under control of pro-govt forces, which are wearing thin. At least 1 Humvee destroyed by Taliban.2 month ago
As per local reports, Qaramqol area in Faryab has fallen to the Taliban after severe fighting following large Taliban ground assault. It appears Andkhoy is still under control of pro-govt forces, which are wearing thin. At least 1 Humvee destroyed by Taliban.
The video from Nangarhar showing two captured Humvees circulated earlier by pro-Taliban sources was later released by Taliban's official al-Emarah as well.2 month ago
The video from Nangarhar showing two captured Humvees circulated earlier by pro-Taliban sources was later released by Taliban's official al-Emarah as well.
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 160km NE of Kuril'sk, Russia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 86km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
Fire services director, Li Kin-yat, addresses paramedics & ambulance officers in a letter that says they are no longer required to wear a name badge when on duty. It prompts worries that police would sneak into the protests in disguise of a paramedic.2 month ago
Fire services director, Li Kin-yat, addresses paramedics & ambulance officers in a letter that says they are no longer required to wear a name badge when on duty. It prompts worries that police would sneak into the protests in disguise of a paramedic.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 40km ESE of Takanabe, Japan
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 47km NE of Namlea, Indonesia
Trump: "If it weren't for me, thousands of people would have been killed in Hong Kong." He says Xi is only not killing thousands of people and implementing a "police state" because Trump is telling him not to ruin their trade talks
Trump: "We have to stand with Hong Kong, but I'm also standing with President Xi."
"If it weren't for me, Hong Kong would have been obliterated in 14 minutes," says @POTUS claiming pressure from him deterred China President Xi from launching a military crackdown
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.⁦@SiuSinGallery⁩ just got unconditionally released for her arrest last month - asking for police warrant card
Russian MFA FM Sergey Lavrov: Japan is our neighbour, and we are interested in promoting neighbourly relations in all spheres without exception, as was agreed by President of Russia Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe.2 month ago
Russian MFA FM Sergey Lavrov: Japan is our neighbour, and we are interested in promoting neighbourly relations in all spheres without exception, as was agreed by President of Russia Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe.
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An Indian Army bomb disposal team defused an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted by militants in Anantnag district of Jammu And Kashmir
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@icablenews has filed complaints to the Hong Kong Police against "violent treatment" of its 23 journalists & news workers, such as being throw tear gas canisters, sprayed by water cannon & pepper sprayed. First media org to file complaints collectively in HongKong
Deputy Foreign Minister of North Korea: The United States will be responsible if there is no diplomatic solution on the Korean Peninsula crisis
On day 6 of the siege of polyu saw about a dozen protesters escape through a manhole into the sewer system this am. That's how desperate they are to leave2 month ago
On day 6 of the siege of polyu saw about a dozen protesters escape through a manhole into the sewer system this am. That's how desperate they are to leave
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High Court reinstates the mask ban for the following seven days, despite finding it unconstitutional earlier. The ban was legislated by Hong Kong embattled leader, Carrie Lam, in Oct through invoking the colonial-era Emergency Regulations Ordinance.
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#HongKong Govt partially wins its bid in asking the High Court to suspend the declaration of unconstitutionality of the #AntiMaskLaw for a week, pending appeal
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Russian watchdog Rospotrebnadzor reported on the "radiation incident" in the South China Sea
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 42km ESE of Takanabe, Japan
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On Nov. 22, at 06:30, approx. 50 Burma Army LID 101 soldiers battled with TNLA 4th Brigade coming from Manmau. They fought between Manmau and Huhkin in Namhsan Township, northern Shan State.
On Nov. 22 at 15:00 KIA militiamen (MKM) at Nmwi Zup Post detonated a remote mine at 40 Burma Army soldiers, wounding three, as they came from Hpau Mung Dung Village, Waingmaw Township.
Masked arsonists set fire to The EpochTimes' printing press in Hong Kong, CCTV footage shows2 month ago
Masked arsonists set fire to The EpochTimes' printing press in Hong Kong, CCTV footage shows
Chinese President Xi Jinping says there needs to be equality in a trade deal with the U.S., otherwise is "not afraid" to fight a trade war.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 65km NNE of Naisano Dua, Indonesia
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Police Commissioner Chris Tang says the force is planning a high-profile presence around polling stations on Sunday and voters will feel safe when they see his officers are there.
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