30 November 2021
The US hailed plans by @NATO ally Germany to sail a warship across the contested SouthChinaSea, calling it welcome support for a "rules-based international order" in the region, something Washington says is threatened by China
Thomas Andrews, the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights situation in Myanmar, urged the UN Security Council to impose a global arms embargo and targeted sanctions against the country's military
A Chinese social media influencer with millions of followers was arrested by CCP authorities for questioning the Chinese soldiers' death toll in the Sino-India border conflict in 2020. He was forced to make a "confession" on China's state-run TV
US State Department: We call on China to provide data on the first infections with the Coronavirus
US Defense Secretary: We are ready to deter threats from Iran, Russia, China and extremists
"I'm not in a position to confirm any travel at this time," replies @StateDeptSpox when asked about reports of @SecBlinken planning to travel to Japan for a 2+2 meeting, but "he's itching to get on the road" amid the coronavirus pandemic restrictions on travel
State Department Spokesperson: We are constantly following up with our allies the developments in the Pacific region
PACOM head Adm. Davidson just referred to "the Wuhan virus" at an event
State Dept spox Ned Price says the US has "urged the Chinese to play a constructive role to use their influence with the Burmese military to bring this coup to an end"
9 month ago
Guam and CNMI also advised to "stay alert"
9 month ago
Pacom's Adm. Davidson says an Aegis Ashore system on Guam would free up 3 destroyers, "we need to free up those guided missile destroyers, who have multi-mission capability to detect threats and threats. Under the sea, on the sea, and above the sea."
Junta in Myanmar "should immediately release" all journalists being held and allow reporters to work without harassment, intimidation or fear of reprisal, sats @StateDeptSpox who also condemns "the heinous violence we've seen in recent days
U.S. blocked Myanmar attempt to pull $1B from NY Fed: Reuters
Russia and China objected to the issuance of a Security Council statement regarding change and considered what is happening an internal matter
Afghan AF carried out airstrikes allegedly against Taliban in Faryab9 month ago
Afghan AF carried out airstrikes allegedly against Taliban in Faryab
Weapons captured by the Taliban allegedly from the raids in Kunduz9 month ago
Weapons captured by the Taliban allegedly from the raids in Kunduz
The Wall Street Journal: 26 scientists from several countries called on World Health Organization to launch a new investigation into Coronavirus
The Wall Street Journal: World Health Organization has retreated from publishing the Wuhan visit report due to tension between Washington and Beijing
Police again entered Jibrail this evening. Gunfire reported. Herat9 month ago
Police again entered Jibrail this evening. Gunfire reported. Herat
Humvee destroyed by IED near Sherzad SW Nangarhar earlier today9 month ago
Humvee destroyed by IED near Sherzad SW Nangarhar earlier today
'Robust' North Korea sanctions needed to prevent nuclear proliferation: the nominee for U.S. under secretary of defense for policy said Thursday
MoD claimed killing 27 Taliban militants including three Pakistanis in ANDSF operations in Nejrab, Kapisa. Taliban denied the claim and made a claim of its own that ANDSF op was repelled. Both statements here side by side9 month ago
MoD claimed killing 27 Taliban militants including three Pakistanis in ANDSF operations in Nejrab, Kapisa. Taliban denied the claim and made a claim of its own that ANDSF op was repelled. Both statements here side by side
9 month ago
A transgender South Korean soldier who was forcibly discharged from the army after gender-reassignment surgery has been found dead, police said, prompting anger and calls for legal reforms
NDS claimed arrest of alleged Khurasan member in Jalalabad
9 month ago
Asked about journalists being held in Myanmar by authorities after the BurmaCoup, @PressSec says this is of "great concern" to @POTUS "and every member of our administration. She describes the situation in Burma as "troubling
9 month ago
Afghan government source: Khalilzad says that the demand for withdrawal of foreign and American forces by the end of April is not final
At least one civilian was killed when air strike targeted Sperwan SW Kandahar according to pro Taliban accounts
Myanmar embassy in US Washington DC "expresses strong opposition and rejection to the use of lethal force" by security forces against protesters in Myanmar. Expresses great distress & sadness for those who have been killed since Feb 1 coup
Myanmar's MPs ousted by military @CrphMyanmar urges UN Security Council a day before meeting to help protect Myanmar people from "further humanrights violations", impose targeted sanctions on military leaderusinesses, establish total arms embargo
Clashes are close to town's bazaar area, while ANDSF is barricaded inside district HQ building. Faryab9 month ago
Clashes are close to town's bazaar area, while ANDSF is barricaded inside district HQ building. Faryab
Rallies banned in Bishkek before march in defense of women's rights
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 73 km WSW of Palana, Russia
Mandalay. Random shooting by Myanmar military forces this evening circa 7.16pm
PM Imran Khan condemns election commission of Pakistan
Karnataka reports 571 new #COVID19 cases, 496 recoveries and 4 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases 9,53,136 Total recoveries 9,34,639 Death toll 12,350 Active cases 6,128
Afghan security forces have abandoned several bases and check-posts throughout the country, which have been promptly overrun by Taliban
US and Japan reiterate "strong opposition to unilateral attempts to change the status quo by force or coercion in the East and South China Seas, exchanging views and sharing their deep concerns over the PRC's Coast Guard Law," says @StateDept
9 month ago
At least 14 people were killed. At least 4 people were wounded. Avalanche hit a gold mine in Khawan district , Badakshan . Massive avalanche hit the Zarandab area- area controlled by Taliban. Area has a border between Khawahaan&Arghestan districts." Multiple sources tells
9 month ago
Pakistani military artillery&shelling targeting villages&hamlets in Shultan district, Kunar . Hassan's home was hit , he is a local villager - 2 of his sons wounded. On going attacks continue." Tribal elders and government officials in Kunar tells
9 month ago
At least 14 people were trapped following a major avalanche in Zarandab village of Raghistan district in Badakhshan this afternoon, and at least four other people have been wounded, said local officials. The area is under Taliban control, officials said
Outside court, a citizen was emotional and cried on another person's shoulder after all 47 democrats were remanded in custody on Thursday9 month ago
Outside court, a citizen was emotional and cried on another person's shoulder after all 47 democrats were remanded in custody on Thursday
Two men were killed yesterday in Shahjoi, Zabul. Pro-govt sources claimed they were Taliban. Pro-Taliban sources claimed they were civilians executed by pro-govt militia. Independent sources at least confirmed there were clashes. Their bodies were desecrated9 month ago
Two men were killed yesterday in Shahjoi, Zabul. Pro-govt sources claimed they were Taliban. Pro-Taliban sources claimed they were civilians executed by pro-govt militia. Independent sources at least confirmed there were clashes. Their bodies were desecrated
ANDSF strikes (probably artillery) allegedly against Taliban in a village in central Kapisa earlier this week9 month ago
ANDSF strikes (probably artillery) allegedly against Taliban in a village in central Kapisa earlier this week
At least 54 people have been killed and over 1,700 detained since Myanmar's February 1 coup, the UN rights chief said Thursday, demanding that the military "stop murdering" protesters
2,616 new #COVID19 cases and 14 deaths reported in Kerala today. There are 44,441 active cases in the state and total recoveries stand at 10,20,671: Kerala government
9 month ago
India stops exporting rice and sugar to Iran after payments are delayed
9 month ago
Hong Kong court grants bail to 15 of 47 democrats facing security law charges
9 month ago
At least 19 Myanmar police officers have crossed over into India and are seeking refuge there, a senior police official told Reuters
Hong Kong court refuses to lift reporting restrictions on bail hearing for democrats facing security law charges, despite online leaks9 month ago
Hong Kong court refuses to lift reporting restrictions on bail hearing for democrats facing security law charges, despite online leaks
Defiant anti-coup protesters returned to cities and towns across Myanmar on Thursday after dozens of people were killed in the deadliest day of the junta's crackdown, with global powers condemning the "brutal violence"
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 283 km ENE of Kuril’sk, Russia
Montenegro launched an investigation into the impact of highway construction work by the China Road and Bridge Corporation on the UNESCO-protected Tara River
Firefighters respond to a first alarm fire at a residential area in San Buena Compound, Barangay Sto. Domingo in Cainta, Rizal on Thursday afternoon. (Photos courtesy of Marikina Filipino-Chinese Fire Brigade)
2 alleged militants arrested in Surobi Kabul according to MOI9 month ago
2 alleged "militants" arrested in Surobi Kabul according to MOI
7 workers at a gypsum mine were killed in SorkhRoad district in Marghoanday ( snake hill ). Victims were from Ghazni and Bamian provinces. Seems ISKP has made a strong come back in Jalalabad
More then 40 wounded. Some of Ghoriani's gunmen were arrested. Herat9 month ago
More then 40 wounded. Some of Ghoriani's gunmen were arrested. Herat
US Navy MQ-4C Triton AE5C76 active near Taiwan9 month ago
US Navy MQ-4C Triton AE5C76 active near Taiwan
Separate MIED attack on one house in Jalalabad Nangarhar
Weapons seized by Taliban Kunduz9 month ago
Weapons seized by Taliban Kunduz
A female doctor has been killed in a bomb blast in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, officials say, just days after three women media workers were gunned down in the area. Journalists, religious scholars, activists and judges have all been victims of a recent wave of assassinations
Local officials in Nangarhar claim they have arrested a 4-5 member Taliban cell belonging to Qari Khalid group for the assassination of Dr Mahin Yousufi.   Important to note that Dr Mahin's assassination was officially claimed by ISKP9 month ago
Local officials in Nangarhar claim they have arrested a 4-5 member Taliban cell belonging to Qari Khalid group for the assassination of Dr Mahin Yousufi. Important to note that Dr Mahin's assassination was officially claimed by ISKP
9 month ago
3 Myanmar policemen flee across the border into India
Air strikes on Almar surrounding. Faryab9 month ago
Air strikes on Almar surrounding. Faryab
VIDEO:  Herat governor's office announced the ANDSF operation in Herat to arrest local strongman former MP Habibullah Ghoryani has ended. 39 people were wounded and 20 armed men were arrested during the op but Mr Ghoryani is still on the run9 month ago
VIDEO: Herat governor's office announced the ANDSF operation in Herat to arrest "local strongman" former MP Habibullah Ghoryani has ended. 39 people were wounded and 20 armed men were arrested during the op but Mr Ghoryani is still on the run
Taliban officially claimed the attack in Kunduz and said 2 ANDSF check-posts were targeted and 2 Taliban fighters were also injured in clashes9 month ago
Taliban officially claimed the attack in Kunduz and said 2 ANDSF check-posts were targeted and 2 Taliban fighters were also injured in clashes
9 month ago
1TV News reported 9 Afghan Army soldiers were killed and 3 wounded in the Taliban raid on ANDSF base in Kunduz. Worth noting that some other sources have claimed the attack targeted an ANDSF convoy, not a base
Taliban appear to have captured multiple Humvees in a raid targeting ANDSF last night in Kunduz9 month ago
Taliban appear to have captured multiple Humvees in a raid targeting ANDSF last night in Kunduz
Female doctor (identified as Dr Sadaf, who worked in maternity ward of a public hospital in Nangarhar) has been killed this morning in IED blast that targeted the three-wheeler in which she was traveling in PD-3, Jalalabad, Nangarhar
Nangarhar authorities arrested 4 rickshaw drivers under charges of doing hits for Taliban in Jalalabad and for bombing which happened today
A civilian was executed by militia in Muqur Ghazni according to Taliban9 month ago
A civilian was executed by militia in Muqur Ghazni according to Taliban
India Air Force Su-30MKi fighter jets participating in exercise Desert Flag VI along with air forces of the UAE, the US, France, Saudi Arabia, South Korea and Bahrain, in UAE. The exercise is scheduled from March 3rd to 27th at the Al-Dhafra airbase in the UAE
Bomb scare at Taj Mahal in Agra. Bomb Disposal Squad, UP Police and CISF are conducting precautionary search Ops inside as well as outside the national monument after phone call about a bomb received from Firozabad. Tourists vacated. Call details being tracked as well
9 month ago
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a sticky bomb attack targeting a vehicle allegedly "carrying two spies belonging to the apostate Afghan intelligence service" in the Ghani Khel area west of the Afghan city of Jalalabad
Funeral held for Myanmar protester.  Thousands attend 33-year-old Lwin Lwin Oo's funeral. He was shot dead during clashes with security forces on February 28 in Myanmar's southern coastal city of Dawei9 month ago
Funeral held for Myanmar protester. Thousands attend 33-year-old Lwin Lwin Oo's funeral. He was shot dead during clashes with security forces on February 28 in Myanmar's southern coastal city of Dawei
9 month ago
A Beijing academic has said that Hong Kong will have a new election law with the national security law and the principle of "patriots governing Hong Kong" at its heart
Security forces used some machine guns during the protest crackdowns yesterday which left at least 38 people killed9 month ago
Security forces used some machine guns during the protest crackdowns yesterday which left at least 38 people killed
47 Hong Kong democrats facing security law charges return to court for the 4th day as seven fired lawyers9 month ago
47 Hong Kong democrats facing security law charges return to court for the 4th day as seven fired lawyers
9 month ago
Yonhap says South Korean chief prosecutor Yoon Seok-youl will make a statement at 2 PM and adds a note that resignation is a possibility
Major Chinese study reveals goal to "reduce Uighur population density" and to assimilate Uighurs into the majority Han culture by changing their lifestyles and thinking
Pro Taliban account from Kandahar  confirmed death of man on pic. He was found near Garmser in Helmand but that source stated that its unknown who killed him9 month ago
Pro Taliban account from Kandahar confirmed death of man on pic. He was found near Garmser in Helmand but that source stated that its unknown who killed him
USA: US Navy photos documenting the carrier strike group USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) conducting a second bilateral exercise with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force9 month ago
USA: US Navy photos documenting the carrier strike group USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) conducting a second bilateral exercise with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
Xi Jinping calls US 'biggest threat' to China's security
Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) claimed yesterday's IED blast targeting a vehicle in Ghani Khel, Nangarhar9 month ago
Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) claimed yesterday's IED blast targeting a vehicle in Ghani Khel, Nangarhar
9 month ago
Youngest Hong Kong protester sentenced for rioting HongKong
ANA forces bombarded Afghanyah village in central Kapisa earlier today9 month ago
ANA forces bombarded Afghanyah village in central Kapisa earlier today
9 month ago
Covid-19: Hong Kong investigates death of patient two days after he received Sinovac vaccine
The UN denounces at least 38 dead in Burma on the day with the most victims of the protests against the coup
Confronting Russia, China & other nation states in cyberspace will be "a long, hard slog" but we are making progress: FBI Director Wray hints at federal response to SolarWinds hack
Security forces beating medical workers. Footage from Yangon, Myanmar, today
[email protected] says China is the only country that is able to "seriously challenge the stable and open international system." He calls China the "biggest geopolitical test of the 21st century”
9 month ago
A committee in Hong Kong's legislature today approved an amendment proposed by the security bureau that enables the government to bar people from leaving the city. The bill will be decaptured in the general meeting, and will take effect as early as August 1 if passed
Karnataka reports 528 new #COVID19 cases, 413 recoveries and 3 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases 9,52,565 Total recoveries 9,34,143 Death toll 12,346 Active cases 6057
Civilian was shot in head to death by military in North Oakkalapa. Locals believed that militants use machine gun based on the continuous sounds of shooting from afar.9 month ago
Civilian was shot in head to death by military in North Oakkalapa. Locals believed that militants use machine gun based on the continuous sounds of shooting from afar.
9 month ago
North Okkalapa Hospital says security forces killed six protesters in North Okkala crackdown today. Three of them were shot in the head
Death toll in Myanmar Protests today rises to 13
9 month ago
The media could not cover North Okkalapa crackdown as the roads were closed by security forces and could not enter to the area. Number of casualties still unconfirmed
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 79 km SW of Baturaja, Indonesia
9 month ago
It was reported that 6 people died during the intervention of security forces in anti-coup demonstrations in Myanmar.
9 month ago
Protester shot dead, several wounded during clash in Myanmar's Myingyan - witness, media reports
One person killed at protest in Myanmar commercial capital Yangon, several wounded - witnesses
At least six people are killed as Myanmar security forces fire on pro-democracy protesters, after the junta hit half a dozen detained journalists, including an Associated Press photographer, with criminal charges
9 month ago
Four shot dead at Myanmar protest: medics
2 people shot dead in Mandalay 1 Male (shot in chest) & 19-year-old girl (shot in head)died on the spot after violent attack by security forces in an attempt to disperse the protest in Mandalay
Destroyed ranger in yesterday's bombing near Jawzjan capital Afghanistan9 month ago
Destroyed ranger in yesterday's bombing near Jawzjan capital Afghanistan
Religious scholar Mawlavi Faiz Mohammad Fayez was killed in Kabul Afghanistan9 month ago
Religious scholar Mawlavi Faiz Mohammad Fayez was killed in Kabul Afghanistan
Russia: The eruption of the Klyuchevaya Sopka volcano continues in Kamchatka. Lava flows from 2 cracks on the slope9 month ago
Russia: The eruption of the Klyuchevaya Sopka volcano continues in Kamchatka. Lava flows from 2 cracks on the slope
U.S. intelligence is monitoring North Koreas Yongdoktong nuclear facility after recent concealment movements. & nuclear facilities across North Korea due to reports of nuclear fuel rod reprocessing
A bail hearing continues for dozens of democrats arrested under the security law. Pro-Beijing protesters are among those gathered outside the courthouse9 month ago
A bail hearing continues for dozens of democrats arrested under the security law. Pro-Beijing protesters are among those gathered outside the courthouse
Aside from clashes with police/military in Yangon Myanmar, protesters in northern Kachin Myitkyina also facing the same situation to fend off advancing security forces trying to disperse them. (Local Kachin media live stream)9 month ago
Aside from clashes with police/military in Yangon Myanmar, protesters in northern Kachin Myitkyina also facing the same situation to fend off advancing security forces trying to disperse them. (Local Kachin media live stream)
4 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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