Map. History of Asia conflict

22 February 2020
Chinese city of Chongqing reports 1 new death from coronavirus, raising overall death toll to 361. Others in serious and critical condition
2 week ago
PMO says Ottawa has chartered a plane that will fly to China to bring Canadian citizens home. Once in Canada, they will be screened at CFB Trenton, Ont. Timing of flight not yet determined.
Coronavirus: 9th US case of virus from China confirmed California. The case was the second found in Santa Clara County
Hubei: 2103 new cases of pneumonia caused by new coronavirus, 56 new deaths in the province
Brazil's foreign office has just announced it will be arranging a plane to evacuate its citizens from Wuhan, China, after plea from citizens stuck there
2 week ago
Global Affairs Canada says the number of Canadians seeking 'departure assistance' from China's Hubei Province has risen to 325 from about 200. Department chartering a plane to bring Canadians home from coronavirus epicentre. GAC says spaces not guaranteed
Heavy military deployment at Wuhan airport2 week ago
Heavy military deployment at Wuhan airport
2 week ago
20 French citizens evacuated from China have symptoms of coronavirus, according to AFP
Delhi: Crowd gathers outside Jamia Millia Islamia University. An incident of firing near gate number 5 of the university, by two scootey-borne unidentified people, was reported earlier tonight. No injuries were reported in the incident
8 Russian military Il-76 arrived in Wuhan to help fight nCov and evacuate Russian citizens2 week ago
8 Russian military Il-76 arrived in Wuhan to help fight nCov and evacuate Russian citizens
2 week ago
The Russian Railways Authority stops passenger traffic to China from midnight due to the spread of Coronavirus
Jamia Coordination Committee: Firing has been done at gate number 5 of Jamia Millia Islamia by two unidentified persons. No injury as of now
Last round of #WuhanVirus update - As of now, a total of 14490 cases have been confirmed across China, and the number of suspected case is at 19544. The number of those recovered is at 336 and the death toll is at 304. The number is likely to keep increasing in the morning
Pervasive social media platforms & the ability to spread false information on them has added a layer of complexity to managing the 2019nCoV outbreak, @WHO says. This problem was coming into focus during the West African Ebola outbreak but is next level now
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck Chengdu, SW China's Sichuan Province on Monday
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 17km SE of Zhaozhen, China
2 week ago
25 Afghan abductees have been reportedly freed following a clash between two gangs in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan.
US National Security Adviser: The United States offered China help to tackle the Coronavirus
2 week ago
President of Kazakhstan met with State Secretary Pompeo
China special task force on virus epidemic control to hold press briefing Mon, Feb 3, 10a Beijing (Sun, Feb 2, 9p ET) to address status of key medical supplies. Economic planner NDRC, Ministries of IT, Transport, Commerce, market regulation and health authorities to be there
2 week ago
US troops in South Korea are facing quarantine over the Wuhan coronavirus
In Inner Mongolia, there is another 40-year-old male patient who was confirmed to have contracted the virus even though he never left his city, never got close to anyone being feverish, never went to any agricultural trading market and never been around wild animals2 week ago
In Inner Mongolia, there is another 40-year-old male patient who was confirmed to have contracted the virus even though he never left his city, never got close to anyone being feverish, never went to any agricultural trading market and never been around wild animals
2 week ago
Train services at Hong Kong's Lo Wu MTR station suspended after suspicious object found on platform
In Shenzhen, there have been 3 cases of community infection. All three patients, two women and one delivery guy, didn't leave Shenzhen 14 days before they contracted the virus and they also didn't have contact with anyone confirmed to have contracted the virus2 week ago
In Shenzhen, there have been 3 cases of community infection. All three patients, two women and one delivery guy, didn't leave Shenzhen 14 days before they contracted the virus and they also didn't have contact with anyone confirmed to have contracted the virus
Germany extends its civil aviation security Notam for Pakistan, advises german operators of potentially hazardous conditions at Lahore & Karachi due to suspicion of attacks on civil aviation infrastructure &/or aircraft  Validity :- 01 FEB - 30 APRIL 20202 week ago
Germany extends its civil aviation security Notam for Pakistan, advises german operators of potentially hazardous conditions at Lahore & Karachi due to suspicion of attacks on civil aviation infrastructure &/or aircraft Validity :- 01 FEB - 30 APRIL 2020
Tamil Nadu: Tricolour march taken out in Coimbatore today against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC), & National Population Register (NPR). DMK, Congress, TPDK, VCK, & several Muslim organisations took part in the march
The Mayor of Kunming City in Yunnan province asked all civil servants not to use KN95 medical grade masks, because professional gears should be used by frontline medical staff2 week ago
The Mayor of Kunming City in Yunnan province asked all civil servants not to use KN95 medical grade masks, because professional gears should be used by frontline medical staff
2 week ago
Emergency situation declared in 2 districts bordering China in Primorsky Krai of Russia
Iraqi Ministry of Interior: Foreign arrivals from China banned due to new Coronavirus outbreak
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 70km NE of Naze, Japan
Maharashtra: Four people injured after portion of a house collapsed in Andheri West, Mumbai, today. Injured persons have been shifted to a hospital
US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad met with former president Hamid Karzai, and the US representative expressed his optimism about the developments and progress in the peace process, and said he hoped an agreement will be reached with the Taliban, Karzai said in a statement2 week ago
US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad met with former president Hamid Karzai, and the US representative "expressed his optimism about the developments and progress" in the peace process, and said he hoped an agreement will be reached with the Taliban, Karzai said in a statement
2 week ago
Two German evacuees from Wuhan (who flew on Germany's evacuation plane) have tested positive for coronavirus
Philippines has announced a temporary ban on visitors from China
2 week ago
A 68-year-old confirmed patient in critical condition in Hong Kong
A confirmed patient who had previously lived in Whampoa Garden, and her mother's preliminary test was also positive
WHO: Most countries will be ready to detect this virus within a week
WHO: We follow on a daily basis the developments with the Coronavirus
Drones have been used in Jinfeng district of Northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region to spray sanitizer during prevention efforts against the novelcoronavirus on Sun. Another group of drones were used to broadcast prevention knowledge.(Courtesy of Yang Dongdong)2 week ago
Drones have been used in Jinfeng district of Northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region to spray sanitizer during prevention efforts against the novelcoronavirus on Sun. Another group of drones were used to broadcast prevention knowledge.(Courtesy of Yang Dongdong)
2 week ago
Indonesia temporarily suspends all flights to and from China from next Wednesday
Czech PM Andrej Babis refuses to provide humanitarian aid for China for the coronavirus epidemic, saying medical equipment is needed home
2 week ago
Oman public authority for civil aviation suspends flights between Oman and China starting Sunday - Civil Aviation
2 week ago
Saudi Foreign Minister: 10 students arrive in Saudi Arabia after being evacuated from Wuhan, China
Wenzhou was blocked. It became the second Infected area after #WuhanCoronovirus outbroke
Jammu & Kashmir: Grenade attack on CRPF personnel at Pratap Park, Lal Chowk in Srinagar
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 82km S of Manokwari, Indonesia
President of Maldives: My thanks and gratitude to PM Narendra Modi & EAM Dr S Jaishankar & Govt of India for expeditiously evacuating the 7 Maldivians residing in Wuhan, China. This gesture is a fine example of the outstanding friendship and camaraderie between our two countries2 week ago
President of Maldives: My thanks and gratitude to PM Narendra Modi & EAM Dr S Jaishankar & Govt of India for expeditiously evacuating the 7 Maldivians residing in Wuhan, China. This gesture is a fine example of the outstanding friendship and camaraderie between our two countries
Delhi: DCP Chinmoy Biswal is present at the spot, where people are holding a protest against the Shaheen Bagh protest over #CitizenshipAmendmentAct
2 week ago
Kashmir: Kashmiri youth hurled stones at an Indian Army patrolling party at Karimabad, in southern Pulwama town, heavy stone-pelting and teargas-shelling going on. Police and CRPF teams also reach the area
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 8km ENE of Fujikawaguchiko, Japan
Kashmir: J&K's Police counterinsurgency wing arrests a regular J&K Police personnel Imtiyaz Ahmad posted at DPL Baramulla for militant links. He is being questioned for his links with a suspected militant from whose possession an AK-47 rifle was recovered
Philippines reports first coronarovirus 2019_nCov death outside China
Delhi: 323 Indian nationals and 7 Maldives nationals who arrived in Delhi by the second Air India special flight from Wuhan, China today, being taken to quarantine centres set up by Indian Army and ITBP
2 week ago
American tourist in Vietnam diagnosed with coronavirus after transit through Wuhan Airport on January 15
China authorities tighten restrictions further. Port city Wenzhou orders residents from Feb 1 24:00 to Feb 8 24:00, each family should assign only one member to leave house to buy goods every two days. Exempt: patients for hospital, special epidemic control, essential workers
2 week ago
KCNA: "The novel coronavirus throws the world into uneasiness and horror, but the advantages and might of our statewill be fully demonstrated to the whole world once again, when we ensure that the virus does not reach our country and that no one suffers from the infections."
2 week ago
KCNA: "To reliably defend the life and security of the people is a top-priority issue of the Workers' Party of Korea and the state. The DPRK is pushing forward the work to thoroughly curb the spread of the virus."
2 week ago
KCNA: "It is necessary to redouble an effort to prevent the global rapid spread of the new coronavirus in order to reliably safeguard the life of the people and the security of the state, says an editorial of Rodong Sinmun on Saturday."
China's official coronavirus figures: dead 304; infected 13,831; suspected of infection 17,988; recovered 324
One person died in the collapse of a cafe in Novosibirsk. The body of a young girl was just discovered by rescuers.
3 week ago
The number of cases in Huanggang has risen to 1,002 (up by 276 from yesterday). Huanggang announced earlier today that people will be banned from leaving their home, except for 1 person per family to get basic needs every other day
Number of people in serious/critical condition in Hubei province rises to 1,562, up from 1,294 yesterday
3 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 25km SSE of Tinabogan, Indonesia
Hubei reports 1,921 new coronavirus cases and 45 new deaths, raising death toll to 304
China reports outbreak of deadly bird flu among chickens in Hunan province, close to coronavirus epicentre of Wuhan. The outbreak occurred in a farm in the Shuangqing district of Shaoyang city. The farm has 7,850 chickens, and 4,500 of the chickens have died from the contagion.
A @UMassBoston community member who recently returned from traveling abroad has tested positive for coronavirus. UMB is working closely with Mass. Public Health and Boston Public Health to ensure all guidelines and protocols are diligently followed
Japan's total coronavirus infections are up to 20, including one returnee from Wuhan who initially tested negative and then developed symptoms and is positive
4 alleged Taliban members arrested by ANDSF in Herat3 week ago
4 alleged Taliban members arrested by ANDSF in Herat
3 week ago
Kashmir: A Kashmiri student returning from China landed at Srinagar airport and was headed to his hometown in Pulwama south Kashmir, was intercepted by a team of government officials and taken to SKIMS hospital in Srinagar
3 week ago
Singapore reports two new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, bringing total in the country to 18
China's Premier Li Keqiang has asked the EU to help with the urgent delivery of medical supplies to assist in the fight against the coronavirus
Delhi: Man who fired bullets in Shaheen Bagh has been taken away from the spot by police. The man claims to be Kapil Gujjar, a resident of Dallupura village (near Noida border)
Protest against CAA and NRC in Geneva right now
3 week ago
Putin ordered Shoigu to use military aviation to evacuate Russian citizens from China
3 week ago
Qatar airways announces suspension of flights to mainland china from 3 February until further notice
Maharashtra: Two leopards and two sloth bears have been found dead near Defence Colony forest area in Bhadravati city of Chandrapur district3 week ago
Maharashtra: Two leopards and two sloth bears have been found dead near Defence Colony forest area in Bhadravati city of Chandrapur district
3 week ago
Japanese police helicopter carrying heart organ for coming transplant operation has crashed
Japanese police helicopter carrying heart organ for coming transplant operation has crashed
Indonesian evacuees from China's Hubei to be quarantined in Natuna military base3 week ago
Indonesian evacuees from China's Hubei to be quarantined in Natuna military base
3 week ago
Uzbekistan government tells state airline to suspend flights to and from china except for those evacuating Uzbek citizens
3 week ago
KCNA: "The Central Committee of the WPK sent an aid fund to the Central Committee of the CPC under a decision of its Political Bureau on January 31."
3 week ago
KCNA: Kim Jong Un "expressed the conviction that the party, government and people of China would surely emerge victorious in the campaign to combat the disease under the wise guidance of General Secretary Xi Jinping, conveying militant greetings to him."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Saying thatpeople of the DPRK takethe losses of blood relatives in some Chinese families as those that happened in their own families, the Supreme Leader conveyed his sincere feelings of wanting to share the suffering and trial of the fraternal Chinese people."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un sent warm greetings to all the party members and medical workers of China active in the first line for the prevention of the epidemic, and expressed deep consolation for the families who lost their blood relatives due to the infectious disease."
3 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsent a letter to Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, as regards the campaign to combat infectious pneumonia caused by novel coronavirus currently underway in China."
3 week ago
Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat today reviewed the quarantine facilities created by the Indian Army for approximately 300 Indian students where they can be monitored for any signs of infection from Coronavirus.
ANDSF claimed it arrested several alleged Taliban members along with weapons/equipment in the same op in Alisheng, Laghman.
3 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 50km SE of Motuo, China
3 week ago
Vietnam says suspending all China flights over coronavirus
IED attack targeting moving vehicle injured at least three policemen in Lashkargah, Helmand yesterday
3 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 96km SSW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia
Kyrgyz MFA on travel restrictions: Kyrgyz-US relations suffered severe damage
3 week ago
Huanggang, a city neighboring Wuhan that reported the second-highest number of coronavirus infections, imposes restrictions on local residents from going out. Each household can designate one family member to purchase daily necessities in every two days
Reuters: In multiple statements issued on Saturday afternoon, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said that it will appropriately lower lending rates to support firms affected by virus outbreak
3 week ago
More than 200,000 tourists to and from Shanghai canceled their group trips due to novel coronavirus outbreak, local tourism authority confirmed Saturday. The authority said the refund should consider actual expenses incurred
Anyone arriving from China, except Australian citizens and permanent residents, will not be allowed to enter Australia, prime minister says
Shanghai will release daily updates on novel coronavirus control in the city in five languages including Chinese, English, Japanese, French and Korean, authorities said Sat. Starting from Sun, expats in the city can dial 12345 for info on the epidemic control from 8am to 8pm3 week ago
Shanghai will release daily updates on novel coronavirus control in the city in five languages including Chinese, English, Japanese, French and Korean, authorities said Sat. Starting from Sun, expats in the city can dial 12345 for info on the epidemic control from 8am to 8pm
Fire in Pandacan - view from Makati
3 week ago
KCNA: "At the borders, harbors, airports, etc., officials of the Central Emergency Anti-epidemic Headquarters are taking the thoroughgoing anti-epidemic measures to prevent the virus from reaching the country by strengthening the hygienic and anti-epidemic work."
3 week ago
KCNA: "The central, provincial, city and county emergency anti-epidemic headquarters, which were established under the unified guidance of theCentral Public Health Guidance Committee of the DPRK, have pushed ahead with the campaign to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus."
2 year ago
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.
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