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Map. History of Asia conflict

7 March 2021
Parliament of Kyrgyzstan approved the government of Maripov
ANA soldiers paraded with body of alleged Taliban fighter in Dahanah ye Ghori district Baghlan1 month ago
ANA soldiers paraded with body of alleged Taliban fighter in Dahanah ye Ghori district Baghlan
District building in Bihsud, damaged after clashes, but not burned Wardak1 month ago
District building in Bihsud, damaged after clashes, but not burned Wardak
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 239 km SE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia
AFG "A sticky bomb explosion in Lashkargah's PD1- heart of the city. An officer with the prison and at least 2 children wounded. Children are critically wounded.", Police in PD1 in Lashkargah city tells
Explosives and few rockets seized by SOF in Zarghun village in Nad Ali, Helmand1 month ago
Explosives and few rockets seized by SOF in Zarghun village in Nad Ali, Helmand
1 month ago
Myanmar police file charge against Aung San Suu Kyi for breaches of import/export law - police document
Firemen cordon off and clear the area after an ammonia leak from the T.P. Marcelo Ice Plant and Cold Storage in Navotas on Wednesday. (Contributed Photos)
Riot mostly took place in Pul e Charkhi's 3rd Block, Kabul1 month ago
Riot mostly took place in Pul e Charkhi's 3rd Block, Kabul
Policeman Agha Mohammad Sarwan was killed near Gereshk Helmand according to pro Taliban accounts1 month ago
Policeman Agha Mohammad Sarwan was killed near Gereshk Helmand according to pro Taliban accounts
Pro Taliban accounts reported death of soldier Mohammad Yatim Badakhshani in Kandahar1 month ago
Pro Taliban accounts reported death of soldier Mohammad Yatim Badakhshani in Kandahar
AFG At least 8 members of ANA, ANP and Sangoryan ( militia force ) killed last night, a suicide attacker driving an armored Humvee detonated his explosives against Chinarak base in TarinKoat. At least 6 members of ANDSF wounded, multiple sources in Tarin Koat tells
Imam Abdul Baqi was shot dead in Kandahar Afghanistan
Parts of Pul e Charkhi prison were torched during last's riot Kabul Afghanistan1 month ago
Parts of Pul e Charkhi prison were torched during last's riot Kabul Afghanistan
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 37 km SSE of Mamuju, Indonesia
The @WHO team in Wuhan visits the Wuhan Virology Institute (WIV) and China's 'Batwoman' Shi Zhengli1 month ago
The @WHO team in Wuhan visits the Wuhan Virology Institute (WIV) and China's 'Batwoman' Shi Zhengli
Judge of the Commercial Court of the Court of Appeals of Nangarhar Hafizullah was killed in Jalalabad
1 month ago
Myanmar military raided Suu Kyi's NLD party offices in several regions, seized computers, documents: party statement
India will receive the first S-400 air defense regiment by the end of 2021, Vladimir Drozhzhov, deputy head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation of Russia, told Interfax. He said that Indian specialists arrived in Russia in January and began training to work with this system.1 month ago
India will receive the first S-400 air defense regiment by the end of 2021, Vladimir Drozhzhov, deputy head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation of Russia, told Interfax. He said that Indian specialists arrived in Russia in January and began training to work with this system.
1 month ago
The Indian government has decided to buy 21 MiG-29 fighters from Russia and upgrade another 59 such aircraft, Vladimir Drozhzhov, Deputy Head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) of Russia, told Interfax
China has blocked a UN Security Council statement condemning the military coup in Myanmar. China has been warning since the coup that sanctions or international pressure would only make things worse in Myanmar
Three firefighters died when extinguishing a car market in Krasnoyarsk
1 month ago
India has welcomed the Pakistan Army Chief's statement on resolving the J&K issue in a dignified manner.
1 month ago
Police said that a passenger coach, which was going from Panjgur to Karachi, overturned at a sharp turn at the Quetta-Karachi highway at around 2am
US Capitol Police will be stationed at @BWI_Airport, @Dulles_Airport, @Reagan_Airport and Union Station "to provide extra security on days with increased Member travel," @SpeakerPelosi tells colleagues
US Declares Ouster of Myanmar Government a Military Coup
Islamic State (ISKP) claimed another MIED blast in Kabul that took place on Tuesday (there were total 4 IED/MIED blasts in Kabul on Tuesday). So that makes it two ISKP claims from Kabul and one from Nangarhar1 month ago
Islamic State (ISKP) claimed another MIED blast in Kabul that took place on Tuesday (there were total 4 IED/MIED blasts in Kabul on Tuesday). So that makes it two ISKP claims from Kabul and one from Nangarhar
Images:  Riots broke out this evening in Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, which also houses Taliban as well as Islamic State (ISKP) inmates1 month ago
Images: Riots broke out this evening in Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, which also houses Taliban as well as Islamic State (ISKP) inmates
1 month ago
Markazay Behsood district has fallen to militia commander Alipooar. Alipooar's militia attacked the district, police officials in Wardak province, Wardak provincial council and a source in Wardak intelligence department confirms
The 37th PLA Navy fleet, composed of the guided-missile destroyer Changsha, guided-missile frigate Yulin, and comprehensive supply ship Honghu took over the escort mission from the 36th escort task force in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia on Sun1 month ago
The 37th PLA Navy fleet, composed of the guided-missile destroyer Changsha, guided-missile frigate Yulin, and comprehensive supply ship Honghu took over the escort mission from the 36th escort task force in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia on Sun
U.S. Senate Republican leader McConnell says U.S. should pursue strongest possible sanctions against Myanmar's military leaders, including possible U.N. action
Iran agrees to release crew of seized South Korean tanker
1 month ago
"The relationship with China is going to be multi-layered," says @PressSec. "Of course that is a priority to President Biden
1 month ago
Wardak authorities denied fall of Bihsud, but confirmed that clashes took place in town
1 month ago
Afghan security forces have withdrawn from large parts of Behsud, Wardak after being attacked by Alipour's militiamen
1 month ago
Pakistan police has arrested another militant allegedly linked to Zainabiyoun Brigade in Karachi, the fourth such arrest since last December. (English language story)
Suspected hackers from China exploited a flaw in software made by @solarwinds to help break into US government computers last year, reports @Reuters
That happened after Kabul delegation left. Some say that RF entered District building without clashes but some sources reports otherwise Wardak Afghanistan1 month ago
That happened after Kabul delegation left. Some say that RF entered District building without clashes but some sources reports otherwise Wardak Afghanistan
US Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell calls for swift and decisive US/Western response to the coup in Myanmar, says he's expecting sanctions on military junta
Reports that Bihsud is under control of Alipour's militia. ANDSF left district tonight Wardak1 month ago
Reports that Bihsud is under control of Alipour's militia. ANDSF left district tonight Wardak
Militia commander from eastern Uruzgan Abdul Haim Shuja also warned Kabul about situation in Bihsud according to pro RF pages1 month ago
Militia commander from eastern Uruzgan Abdul Haim Shuja also warned Kabul about situation in Bihsud according to pro RF pages
Militias from Ashtralay in northern Daykundi ready to help Resistance Front in western Wardak if needed1 month ago
Militias from Ashtralay in northern Daykundi ready to help Resistance Front in western Wardak if needed
The UN envoy to Myanmar informs the Security Council that the army has placed Aung San Suu Kyi under house arrest
2 alleged suicide bombers were killed in Landi village, Nazyan district this evening. Nangarhar1 month ago
2 alleged suicide bombers were killed in Landi village, Nazyan district this evening. Nangarhar
PM Imran Khan launches COVID19 vaccination drive in Pakistan with China-donated vaccines in efforts to bring outbreak under control
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 51 km NE of Chitre, Nepal
Top U.S. nuclear commander: "There is a real possibility that a regional crisis with Russia or China could escalate quickly to a conflict involving nuclear weapons," Adm. Richard warns "nuclear employment is a very real possibility"
1 month ago
Myanmar military warned media and the public against posting what it said were rumours on social media that could incite rioting and cause instability
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 176 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
1 month ago
#Delhi Everyone has seen the violence during the tractor rally on 26th January, barricades were broken, agreed route was not followed, rally began before the scheduled time and tractors were used as weapon against police personnel: Joint Commissioner of Police Alok Kumar (ANI)
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 199 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
Karnataka reports 395 new #COVID19 cases, 412 discharges and 3 deaths today. Total cases 9,40,170 Total recoveries 9,22,004 Death toll 12,223 Active cases 5924
1 month ago
Manipur reported 5 new #COVID19 cases and 6 recoveries today, says State Health Department. Total cases: 29,077 Total recoveries: 28,568 Active cases: 138 Total Deaths: 371
Pakistan continues its crackdown on Iran-backed militants.   Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested yet another terrorist (identified as Zakir Raza alias Nadim) of Iran-backed, IRGC-trained Zainabiyoun Brigade from Karachi. CTD says he was trained in a neighboring country1 month ago
Pakistan continues its crackdown on Iran-backed militants. Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested yet another terrorist (identified as Zakir Raza alias Nadim) of Iran-backed, IRGC-trained Zainabiyoun Brigade from Karachi. CTD says he was trained in a "neighboring country"
Military seized 2 Hell cannons in Qala e Ziyarat village Wardak1 month ago
Military seized 2 Hell cannons in Qala e Ziyarat village Wardak
Two motorcycle-riding assassins shot and killed a policeman at a village in Mabinay town, Negros Oriental on Monday, Feb. 1, just after he talked with someone who owed him money
1 month ago
There has now been a fourth blast of the day in Kabul city. A short while ago at least two people were wounded in a blast (probably MIED) that targeted a vehicle in Kabul city's PD8 area
1 month ago
Pro-Beijing lawmaker criticises UK over extended residency rights for Hongkongers, claims those who left have 'no skills or education'
Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi is under house arrest in the capital Naypyitaw
Lockdown in Sham Shui Po, Jordan/Yau Ma Tei and Tin Shui Wai tonight1 month ago
Lockdown in Sham Shui Po, Jordan/Yau Ma Tei and Tin Shui Wai tonight
Images: Peace and Freedom Business Institute building was torched in an arson attack in Momand Dara, Nangarhar. Local security officials say they're searching for the perpetrators
Hong Kong police have arrested 97 under national security law, as commissioner rejects complaints of 'white terror'1 month ago
Hong Kong police have arrested 97 under national security law, as commissioner rejects complaints of 'white terror'
2 alleged Taliban members arrested by military in Chahar Bolak district Balkh1 month ago
2 alleged Taliban members arrested by military in Chahar Bolak district Balkh
IMAGE: Afghan intelligence (NDS) member Musa Karim was assassinated this morning in Jalalabad, Nangarhar. Confirmed by local officials
China: Fire is reported to have started at Huocun Plastics Factory in Wen'an County, Langfang, Hebei Province on February 2, 2021
One border policeman was killed and two more wounded in IED explosion that targeted their vehicle in Surkh Rod district in Nangarhar this morning, as per local officials1 month ago
One border policeman was killed and two more wounded in IED explosion that targeted their vehicle in Surkh Rod district in Nangarhar this morning, as per local officials
The world's democracies would risk pushing Myanmar into the arms of China if their response to the coup closes channels for communication with the Southeast Asian country's powerful generals, Japan's deputy defense minister said on Tuesday
IMAGE: Afghan MoI claims two alleged Taliban militants were killed in clashes with police forces in Khair Abad village, Surkh Rod district of Nangarhar province, and two AK-47 assault rifles, several hand grenades & one vehicle were seized by police1 month ago
IMAGE: Afghan MoI claims two alleged Taliban militants were killed in clashes with police forces in Khair Abad village, Surkh Rod district of Nangarhar province, and two AK-47 assault rifles, several hand grenades & one vehicle were seized by police
1 month ago
Four policemen were killed and three more wounded in a Taliban attack on a security outpost in Kunduz city last night, as per local authorities
Police Ranger blown up near Jalalabad Nangarhar
NDS agent Musa Karim was gunned down in Jalalabad according to pro Taliban accounts. Nangarhar
House hit by mortar shell near Sabari Khost1 month ago
House hit by mortar shell near Sabari Khost
3rd IED attack reported also in Kabul 3 districts affected-2,3 and 10 Afghanistan1 month ago
3rd IED attack reported also in Kabul 3 districts affected-2,3 and 10 Afghanistan
2 alleged Khurasan members arrested in Shinwari district Nangarhar1 month ago
2 alleged Khurasan members arrested in Shinwari district Nangarhar
11 alleged Taliban members arrested in Herat1 month ago
11 alleged Taliban members arrested in Herat
Chairman of the Central Council of Jamiat e Islah, Mohammad Atif was killed in one of MIED attacks in Kabul today1 month ago
Chairman of the Central Council of Jamiat e Islah, Mohammad Atif was killed in one of MIED attacks in Kabul today
Car of Parwan police commander was blown up by IED near Charikar1 month ago
Car of Parwan police commander was blown up by IED near Charikar
1 month ago
2 killed after series of rush-hour car bombs rocked Kabul, while police vehicle was targeted in attack north of Afghan capital
1 month ago
Mumbai: Fire breaks out on 6th floor of a building in Andheri, reports ANI
Yangon youth network activist group says launches civil disobedience campaign after Myanmar's coup
Protest rally by PTM Qala Saifullah on the second death anniversary of the national martyr prof.Arman Loni. Arman loni was killed in Loralai by police torture
1 month ago
Singapore reports 19 new #COVID19 cases, all imported; no locally transmitted infections for 3 consecutive days
People in Haryana's Jind have blocked the national highway to protest against internet ban
China's top diplomat insisted on "red lines" the Biden administration shouldn't cross-Covid blame, Xinjiang, Hong Kong, Taiwan-hours after the U.S.'s top diplomat gave a speech challenging Beijing on pretty much all of them
VIDEO: Myanmar migrant workers in Thailand protest against the military coup in front of their embassy, waving posters of leader Aung San Suu Kyi and stomping on the photos of Senior General Min Aung Hlaing
Aftermath of a bomb blast targeting deputy police chief of Parwan province in Charikar, a city to the north of Kabul. Afghan cities are infested with bombs1 month ago
Aftermath of a bomb blast targeting deputy police chief of Parwan province in Charikar, a city to the north of Kabul. Afghan cities are infested with bombs
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 61 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia
Protesters against the anti-terror law gather at the intersection of Padre Faura and Taft Ave in Manila Tuesday in support of the legal panel who are due to attend the oral arguments on why the anti-terror law must be declared unconstitutional. via @joncellona
Protesters against the anti-terror law mass up at the intersection of Padre Faura and Taft Ave in Manila on Feb. 2, 2021 in support of the legal panel who are due to attend oral arguments on why the anti-terror law must be declared unconstitutional. via @joncellona
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 110 km NNE of Lobujya, Nepal
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