IN PICTURES: Crowds swell in Yangon as protesters demonstrate against the military coup in Myanmar and blocked streets with vehicles (Photos: Naung Kham, AFP)

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24 February 2021
6 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 149 km N of Tual, Indonesia
Confirmed: Myanmar has imposed a curfew-style internet shutdown for the fourth consecutive night as anti-coup protests continue chart_with_downwards_trend  Real-time network data show national connectivity falling to 21% of ordinary levels from 1 am local time6 day ago
Confirmed: Myanmar has imposed a curfew-style internet shutdown for the fourth consecutive night as anti-coup protests continue chart_with_downwards_trend Real-time network data show national connectivity falling to 21% of ordinary levels from 1 am local time
Police officer Anar Gul was killed in Wardak accoring to pro Taliban accounts Afghanistan6 day ago
Police officer Anar Gul was killed in Wardak accoring to pro Taliban accounts Afghanistan
Caught On Camera: WestBengal Labour Minister (MoS) Jakir Hossain critically injured after unidentified persons hurled crude bombs at him while he was walking towards Nimtita station to board train for Kolkata. He has been taken to a hospital
West Bengal Labour Minister (MoS) Jakir Hossain injured after unidentified persons hurled crude bombs at him while he was walking towards Nimtita station to board train for Kolkata. He has been taken to a hospital
Armed attack reported in Kabul District 9 earlier today1 week ago
Armed attack reported in Kabul District 9 earlier today
Justice Department charges 3 North Korean computer programmers in broad range of global hacks
US threat team focused on propaganda/disinformation from Russia, China Iran & counterterrorism, @StateDept Global Engagement Center (GEC) Principal Deputy Coordinator Daniel Kimmage tells @WashInstitute
ANA soldier Abdul Rahman Ashna was injured by IED in Paktia according to pro Taliban accounts1 week ago
ANA soldier Abdul Rahman Ashna was injured by IED in Paktia according to pro Taliban accounts
Protest in front of the Yangon University of Foreign languages
Karnataka reports 378 new #COVID19 cases, 537 discharges and 3 deaths today Total cases: 9,46,454 Total discharges: 9,28,461 Death toll: 12,276 Active cases: 5,698
Pro Taliban accounts claimed defection of at least 21 alleged ANDSF members in SW Kandahar
1 week ago
Afghanistan: The Spokesman of the Taliban welcomes the news that New Zealand will be pulling their troops out of Afghanistan
Aftermath of a powerful bomb blast yesterday in Polay Hasaanay Goasalaa, PD7, Chelstoon Kabul. These are very powerful and lethal bombs. Target : employees of the ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development1 week ago
Aftermath of a powerful bomb blast yesterday in Polay Hasaanay Goasalaa, PD7, Chelstoon Kabul. These are very powerful and lethal bombs. Target : employees of the ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 3 km WSW of Matanao, Philippines
8 people arrested by military in Paktia under charges of being Taliban or gang members1 week ago
8 people arrested by military in Paktia under charges of being Taliban or gang members
Armed attack in Mazar i Sharif. 1 killed. Not clear who was targeted. Balkh
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 7 km ESE of Dhekiajuli, India
Estonia warns of "silenced world dominated by Beijing."
Two Y-8 RECCE planes of the PLA of China entered southwestern Taiwan's ADIZ on the morning of February 17, 2021. ROCAF deployed patrol planes1 week ago
Two Y-8 RECCE planes of the PLA of China entered southwestern Taiwan's ADIZ on the morning of February 17, 2021. ROCAF deployed patrol planes
Myanmar Kachin capital Myitkyina protest against military. Kachin very familiar with the military as its ethnic army of KIA has been engaged in civil conflicts for decades. They're part of 4-member northern alliance armed group. Video by @rein_khun1 week ago
Myanmar Kachin capital Myitkyina protest against military. Kachin very familiar with the military as its ethnic army of KIA has been engaged in civil conflicts for decades. They're part of 4-member northern alliance armed group. Video by @rein_khun
Surkh Rod Governor Haji Meraj survived IED attack near Jalalabad Nangarhar
Another incident of civilian casualties from yesterday:  Nearly a dozen civilians were killed and wounded in artillery strikes in multiple villages in Nawa, Helmand. Locals blamed ANDSF for the strikes and started a protest in Lashkargah with the dead bodies1 week ago
Another incident of civilian casualties from yesterday: Nearly a dozen civilians were killed and wounded in artillery strikes in multiple villages in Nawa, Helmand. Locals blamed ANDSF for the strikes and started a protest in Lashkargah with the dead bodies
USA: The warship USS Russell (DDG 59) conducted a Freedom of Navigation Operation (FONOP) near the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on February 17, 2021
2 alleged Taliban fighters killed by IED near Khogyani according to pro Govt. media SW Nangarhar1 week ago
2 alleged Taliban fighters killed by IED near Khogyani according to pro Govt. media SW Nangarhar
2 alleged Khurasan members were arrested by military in Kunar1 week ago
2 alleged Khurasan members were arrested by military in Kunar
Images:  Two alleged Afghan intelligence (NDS) operatives have been assassinated earlier today in Kabul. One of the two has been confirmed to be an employee of NDS1 week ago
Images: Two alleged Afghan intelligence (NDS) operatives have been assassinated earlier today in Kabul. One of the two has been confirmed to be an employee of NDS
Police ranger blown up near Kabul1 week ago
Police ranger blown up near Kabul
Images:  Over half a dozen civilians were killed and wounded in artillery shelling in KhairAbad, Faryab. Local authorities blamed the Taliban1 week ago
Images: Over half a dozen civilians were killed and wounded in artillery shelling in KhairAbad, Faryab. Local authorities blamed the Taliban
Protests continue in Myanmar with professionals and civil servants joining the march against the military coup. Video credit: @FrontierMM
1 week ago
IN PICTURES: Crowds swell in Yangon as protesters demonstrate against the military coup in Myanmar and blocked streets with vehicles (Photos: Naung Kham, AFP)
Images: A VBIED/SVBIED detonated near ANDSF base in Dehrawud, Uruzgan yesterday. ANDSF claimed it was destroyed before it could reach the target
National security: Hong Kong paralegal charged with conspiring with Jimmy Lai to collude with foreign forces
NDS claimed arrest of Taliban operative in Paktia but his name hasn't been provided1 week ago
NDS claimed arrest of Taliban operative in Paktia but his name hasn't been provided
1 week ago
Snowfalls for several days at Sakhalin. Widespread blackouts
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 56 km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - near the north coast of Papua, Indonesia
45 countries including U.S., Russia, China, and Turkey just wrapped up large naval exercise in Arabian Sea hosted by Pakistan. USS John Paul Jones pictured below (:41)1 week ago
45 countries including U.S., Russia, China, and Turkey just wrapped up large naval exercise in Arabian Sea hosted by Pakistan. USS John Paul Jones pictured below (:41)
Confirmed: Myanmar is in the midst of a near-total internet shutdown for the third night in a row amid anti-coup protests; real-time network data show national connectivity collapsing to 19% of ordinary levels from 1 am local; incident ongoing1 week ago
Confirmed: Myanmar is in the midst of a near-total internet shutdown for the third night in a row amid anti-coup protests; real-time network data show national connectivity collapsing to 19% of ordinary levels from 1 am local; incident ongoing
Fighting is still on around Aqcha. Reports that IED was detonated. Jawzjan1 week ago
Fighting is still on around Aqcha. Reports that IED was detonated. Jawzjan
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 63 km ESE of Koshima, Japan
Man arrested in Japan over embezzlement of over 2 million postage stamps
4,937 new COVID19 cases, 5,439 recoveries and 18 deaths reported in #Kerala today. The total number of active cases in the state is 60,761
1 week ago
J&K Police headquarters has accorded permission in 46 cases for seizure/attachment of various moveable and immovable assets of individuals or associations to neutralise the terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir: J&K Police
Two people were wounded in an explosion that targeted a vehicle belonging to the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation in the Pul-e-Hasan area in Kabul this evening, police said1 week ago
Two people were wounded in an explosion that targeted a vehicle belonging to the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation in the Pul-e-Hasan area in Kabul this evening, police said
Lt General YK Joshi, Northern Army Commander visited the forward areas of Eastern Ladakh to review the disengagement process: Indian Army1 week ago
Lt General YK Joshi, Northern Army Commander visited the forward areas of Eastern Ladakh to review the disengagement process: Indian Army
Armed and IED attacks in Kharistan Badghis: 3 civilians and security personnel killed and wounded1 week ago
Armed and IED attacks in Kharistan Badghis: 3 civilians and security personnel killed and wounded
Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy, a stealth Missile Corvette visited Mumbai on 14-15 Feb.
Khuarasn took responsibility for attack on police patrol in Jalalabad District 3 Nangarhar Afghanistan
ANA/militia forces around Nahrin NE Baghlan1 week ago
ANA/militia forces around Nahrin NE Baghlan
VBIED detonated near besieged ANA base on the outskirts of Dehrawud SW Uruzgan
China's ambassador to Myanmar said the current political situation was "absolutely not what China wants to see" and dismissed social media rumours of Chinese involvement in the Feb. 1 military coup as "completely nonsense"
Footage from Mandalay (မန္တလေး) during military crackdown on demonstrators. At the Tagon Taing roundabout
Police officer Aminullah Amin was killed near Chah Anjir Helmand according to pro Taliban accounts1 week ago
Police officer Aminullah Amin was killed near Chah Anjir Helmand according to pro Taliban accounts
Pro military accounts claimed death of Taliban commander Safiullah near Baraki Barak
Taliban's political office leader Mullah Baradar has written an open letter addressing the American nation. Sharing the Pushto version of the letter here, published by al-Emarah1 week ago
Taliban's political office leader Mullah Baradar has written an open letter addressing the American nation. Sharing the Pushto version of the letter here, published by al-Emarah
1 week ago
At least three ANDSF soldiers were killed and four others wounded in an IED blast that targeted their vehicle in the Dashti Qala district of Takhar province Tuesday afternoon
Alleged Taliban member arrested by military in Gul Tapah near Kunduz last night1 week ago
Alleged Taliban member arrested by military in Gul Tapah near Kunduz last night
Humvee wreckage near Ai Khanoum after previously reported IED attack took place. Takhar1 week ago
Humvee wreckage near Ai Khanoum after previously reported IED attack took place. Takhar
Pro Taliban accounts claimed death of ANA soldier Hayatullah in Shahr e Safa district Zabul Afghanistan1 week ago
Pro Taliban accounts claimed death of ANA soldier Hayatullah in Shahr e Safa district Zabul Afghanistan
HCIEA commander Nangyal joined Taliban yesterday near Shindand Herat according to pro IEA accounts1 week ago
HCIEA commander Nangyal joined Taliban yesterday near Shindand Herat according to pro IEA accounts
Images: Balkh police says a business owner was assassinated between the 2nd and 4th districts of Mazar-i-Sharif this morning. The alleged assassin, who was wearing a military uniform, has been arrested
Sulaiman, son of Nizamudin, was killed in Zabul province when an armored Humvee he was in was blown up by a roadside bomb. A few days ago, his cousin - a counter-terrorism chief - was killed in a roadside bomb in Sarkano district  Kunar province. Sulaiman has three brothers1 week ago
Sulaiman, son of Nizamudin, was killed in Zabul province when an armored Humvee he was in was blown up by a roadside bomb. A few days ago, his cousin - a counter-terrorism chief - was killed in a roadside bomb in Sarkano district Kunar province. Sulaiman has three brothers
IMAGE:  Local authorities in Faryab claimed arrest of alleged Taliban operative in provincial capital1 week ago
IMAGE: Local authorities in Faryab claimed arrest of alleged Taliban operative in provincial capital
Images: Local authorities in Saripul claimed surrender of three alleged Taliban fighters
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