Map. History of Asia conflict

16 December 2019
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 1km S of Neijiang, China
HongKong Press Photographers Association issued statement condemning police for pepper spraying reporters when no protesters were present in the vicinity. A photo provided by a member shows the police aiming at a journalist. 8 were hit and two sprayed directly in the face3 month ago
#HongKong Press Photographers Association issued statement condemning police for pepper spraying reporters when no protesters were present in the vicinity. A photo provided by a member shows the police aiming at a journalist. 8 were hit and two sprayed directly in the face
At 2am, with all the protestors gone, a tiny group of press and onlookers remained at Mongkok police station.3 month ago
At 2am, with all the protestors gone, a tiny group of press and onlookers remained at Mongkok police station.
[23:50 Tai Po] A young boy was beaten by several police officers. A police rescuer did not seem to have made any progress after the first aid. At this point, the police officers and the MTR staff communicated and then stopped.3 month ago
[23:50 Tai Po] A young boy was beaten by several police officers. A police rescuer did not seem to have made any progress after the first aid. At this point, the police officers and the MTR staff communicated and then stopped.
The last photo shows police pepper sprayed a group of journalists when they moved back on the pavement per police's request3 month ago
The last photo shows police pepper sprayed a group of journalists when they moved back on the pavement per police's request
Tai Po Market Station saw some violent police actions after protesters damaged ticket gates there. This clip by CUHK Campus Radio3 month ago
Tai Po Market Station saw some violent police actions after protesters damaged ticket gates there. This clip by CUHK Campus Radio
Mong Kok police station was targeted after several smaller protests ended. Officers charged down Nathan Road, quickly clearing crowds.  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Mong Kok police station was targeted after several smaller protests ended. Officers charged down Nathan Road, quickly clearing crowds. #HongKongProtests
Protests broke out across Kowloon and the New Territories on Saturday night as parts of four MTR stations were vandalised.  Photo: HKFPInMediahk.3 month ago
Protests broke out across Kowloon and the New Territories on Saturday night as parts of four MTR stations were vandalised. Photo: HKFPInMediahk.
3 month ago
A Union officer was arrested in Sha Tin. The organisation said it strongly condemned unreasonable arrests and violence against workers of the social and political sectors.
Photo of police deploying pepper spray against an HKFP journalist who had retreated to the pavement as requested. Courtesy of @initiumnews3 month ago
Photo of police deploying pepper spray against an HKFP journalist who had retreated to the pavement as requested. Courtesy of @initiumnews
A man caught smoking in Tseung Kwan O station allegedly hit a woman, and others retaliated by hitting him on the head. When he was sent to hospital, others confronted police, and another man was held to the ground.3 month ago
A man caught smoking in Tseung Kwan O station allegedly hit a woman, and others retaliated by hitting him on the head. When he was sent to hospital, others confronted police, and another man was held to the ground.
HongKong police pepper-sprayed a group of journalists in Mong Kok - including an HKFP reporter - whilst pushing them away from an area where arrests were taking place3 month ago
HongKong police pepper-sprayed a group of journalists in Mong Kok - including an HKFP reporter - whilst pushing them away from an area where arrests were taking place
On Nathan Road in Mong Kok, where hundreds have gathered in a stand-off with officers outside a police station, the elite Raptors have formed a line  HongKongProtests3 month ago
On Nathan Road in Mong Kok, where hundreds have gathered in a stand-off with officers outside a police station, the elite Raptors have formed a line #HongKongProtests
Protesters have started a fire outside Mong Kok Police Station, but fire engines swoop in to put out the flames3 month ago
Protesters have started a fire outside Mong Kok Police Station, but fire engines swoop in to put out the flames
As night falls, there are still 200 people outside Prince Edward station, demanding that the MTR release CCTV footage of what happened on August 31. Over in Kowloon Bay, there are still almost 100 protesters in Telford Plaza3 month ago
As night falls, there are still 200 people outside Prince Edward station, demanding that the MTR release CCTV footage of what happened on August 31. Over in Kowloon Bay, there are still almost 100 protesters in Telford Plaza
At New Town Plaza in Sha Tin, dozens have surrounded a pillar to read printed slogans and put up messages of support for protesters  HongKongProtests3 month ago
At New Town Plaza in Sha Tin, dozens have surrounded a pillar to read printed slogans and put up messages of support for protesters #HongKongProtests
Philippines IS claims motorcycle bomb attack on Kalawag Christian community
Telford plaza: string of loud and powerful chants by a group of protesters, mostly young people. antiELAB3 month ago
Telford plaza: string of loud and powerful chants by a group of protesters, mostly young people. #antiELAB
Pakistan has declined India's request for permission for the aircraft of Indian President Ramnath Kovind to use Pakistan airspace during his upcoming official trip to Europe. President of India will leave for Iceland, Switzerland and Slovenia on September 9th
Protesters kneel outside an exit of Prince Edward MTR station. Amid rumours that 3 protesters were beaten to death by police last week in the station, the government issues a statement to refute this  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters kneel outside an exit of Prince Edward MTR station. Amid rumours that 3 protesters were beaten to death by police last week in the station, the government issues a statement to refute this #HongKongProtests
3 month ago
At least six media workers were abducted in Zurmat district in the eastern province of Paktia, sources said. The journalists were heading to cover a ceremony in the province
Residents in Tung Chung and riot police are in a stand-off, with some people shouting abuse at the officers3 month ago
Residents in Tung Chung and riot police are in a stand-off, with some people shouting abuse at the officers
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 79km ENE of Mutsu, Japan
After a second consecutive day of sit-ins at Prince Edward — demanding CCTV footage of police actions there on August 31 — the MTR announced the closure of the station at 4:30pm Saturday.  Photo: @mtrupdate3 month ago
After a second consecutive day of sit-ins at Prince Edward — demanding CCTV footage of police actions there on August 31 — the MTR announced the closure of the station at 4:30pm Saturday. Photo: @mtrupdate
Over a hundred people have gathered at an exit of the Tung Chung MTR station to chant slogans at riot police there. The crowd is gradually growing and MTR says train services along Tung Chung line is reduced to 15 minute intervals.3 month ago
Over a hundred people have gathered at an exit of the Tung Chung MTR station to chant slogans at riot police there. The crowd is gradually growing and MTR says train services along Tung Chung line is reduced to 15 minute intervals.
US Secretary of Defense says security of marine navigation is a priority and will prevent threats from Iran and China
In Tung Chung MTR station a standoff between passengers and riot police forming a line outside is beginning to dissipate as people get back on the trains to move elsewhere on the rail network. HKprotests3 month ago
In Tung Chung MTR station a standoff between passengers and riot police forming a line outside is beginning to dissipate as people get back on the trains to move elsewhere on the rail network. #HKprotests
3 month ago
Hong Kong authorities limit airport transport services and controlling access to terminals as they brace for a second weekend of disruption following overnight demonstrations that turned violent
Riot police are also on stand by in Tung Chung near the airport. The local MTR Station was damaged by protesters last Sunday, which led to riot police storming the trains on the platform3 month ago
Riot police are also on stand by in Tung Chung near the airport. The local MTR Station was damaged by protesters last Sunday, which led to riot police storming the trains on the platform
3 month ago
Iranian television: Ship arrested in Gulf waters on charges of fuel smuggling and arrest of 12 people on board of Philippine nationality
A water cannon truck has been spotted at the airport on Saturday afternoon.  Photo: Stand News.3 month ago
A water cannon truck has been spotted at the airport on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Stand News.
3 month ago
Hong Kong Police check buses heading to airport
Indian PM Modi confirms the Vikram lander from the Chandrayaan-2 mission is lost. This is mostly a motivational speech for the teamcountry. "We came very close". "The best is yet to come".
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - Kuril Islands
3 month ago
[email protected]: China just enacted a major stimulus plan. With all the Tariffs THEY are paying to the USA, Billions and Billions of Dollars, they need it. In the meantime, our Federal Reserve sits back and does NOTHING
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 282km E of Hasaki, Japan
Chandrayaan2: Sources confirm that up to 2.1 km all was fine. Soon rotation rates increased and the engine thrust went up to 100% in place of around 70%. The velocity too shot up indicating tumbling and crashing. At this stage, the telemetry link was lost.
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 113km NW of Sorong, Indonesia
U.S. envoy calls on North Korea to halt hostility, return to talks
Indian Prime Minister @narendramodi has arrived at the control center at the Satellite Control Centre (SCC) in Bangalore, India
[email protected] to make attempt to make India the fourth country to land on the moon:
.@isro to make attempt to make India the fourth country to land on the moon:
Prince Edward station just NOW.3 month ago
Prince Edward station just NOW.
3 month ago
[email protected]: "China is eating the Tariffs." Billions pouring into USA. Targeted Patriot Farmers getting massive Dollars from the incoming Tariffs. Good Jobs Numbers, No Inflation(Fed). China having worst year in decades. Talks happening, good for all
Afghan MoD claimed re-capturing Warduj district in Badakhshan from Taliban following heavy fighting but Taliban deny MoD claim. Exact situation on the ground unclear.
A closer view of the first Chinese LHD Type 075
Senate Democrats send letter to @POTUS urging him to intensify diplomat efforts towards DPRK denuclearization and recognize that North Korea's series of ballistic missile tests clearly violate UNSC resolutions
Demonstrators set barricade on fire at Grand Plaza on Nathan road. Firefighters on the scene3 month ago
Demonstrators set barricade on fire at Grand Plaza on Nathan road. Firefighters on the scene
Angry bystanders in Mong Kok chant slogans to mock police officers who have blocked their ways.3 month ago
Angry bystanders in Mong Kok chant slogans to mock police officers who have blocked their ways.
Riot police advance along Argyle Street and Nathan Road at 10:15pm on Friday, as protesters set makeshift barricades alight.3 month ago
Riot police advance along Argyle Street and Nathan Road at 10:15pm on Friday, as protesters set makeshift barricades alight.
Police are moving back. Chants of murderers and triads from the crowd in the back as they retreat back into the vans3 month ago
Police are moving back. Chants of murderers and triads from the crowd in the back as they retreat back into the vans
Three intersections are blocked at Mong Kok3 month ago
Three intersections are blocked at Mong Kok
Many gates in Mong Kok Station have been destroyed. (9:50 PM)3 month ago
Many gates in Mong Kok Station have been destroyed. (9:50 PM)
Fire on Sai Yeung Choi Street South3 month ago
Fire on Sai Yeung Choi Street South
In Aberdeen hundreds of people are gathering on the waterfront promenade to chant, watch HKprotests footage and play with lasers. This place never sees demonstration3 month ago
In Aberdeen hundreds of people are gathering on the waterfront promenade to chant, watch #HKprotests footage and play with lasers. This place never sees demonstration
Demonstration group now burns trash cans3 month ago
Demonstration group now burns trash cans
Multiple Pakistani civilians reportedly injured in Indian shelling in Khoiratta sector, along LoC3 month ago
Multiple Pakistani civilians reportedly injured in Indian shelling in Khoiratta sector, along LoC
At least 50 riot police are charging towards MongKok from Nathan road after they fired rounds of tear gas3 month ago
At least 50 riot police are charging towards MongKok from Nathan road after they fired rounds of tear gas
Riot police are now going South. Sweeping Nathan road and the streets parallel to it. Protesters are in retreat. Riot police have stopped in front of Mongkok station. HongKong3 month ago
Riot police are now going South. Sweeping Nathan road and the streets parallel to it. Protesters are in retreat. Riot police have stopped in front of Mongkok station. #HongKong
3 month ago
After capturing Khanabad district, Taliban have accelerated attacks on Kabul govt forces outposts, DHQ and PHQ of Dasht Archi district. Tense clashes ongoing at this moment, with govt forces losing areas quickly and seeing heavy casualties. Advancing.
Police just fired multiple bean bag rounds and tear gas.   Now advancing3 month ago
Police just fired multiple bean bag rounds and tear gas. Now advancing
Tear gas has been fired. At least 5 rounds. Riot police are seen coming in from the North of Nathan Road, which stretches all the way down to Tsim Sha Tsui in the South of Kowloon3 month ago
Tear gas has been fired. At least 5 rounds. Riot police are seen coming in from the North of Nathan Road, which stretches all the way down to Tsim Sha Tsui in the South of Kowloon
21:22 Tear gas at Prince Edward3 month ago
21:22 Tear gas at Prince Edward
Police fired rounds of tear gas outside thr PrinceEdward MTR station, protesters are moving quickly on Nathan Road. HongKongProtests3 month ago
Police fired rounds of tear gas outside thr #PrinceEdward MTR station, protesters are moving quickly on Nathan Road. #HongKongProtests
At least 15 beanbag rounds fired at protesters hiding behind a double decker bus. Things are definitely escalating. Protesters have formed a front line a bit further behind the bus3 month ago
At least 15 beanbag rounds fired at protesters hiding behind a double decker bus. Things are definitely escalating. Protesters have formed a front line a bit further behind the bus
Police firing bullet after bullet in Prince Edward, where a large crowd have gathered to demand the CCTV footage of the violent arrest in MTR station on 8.31. Some protesters are hiding behind the bus3 month ago
Police firing bullet after bullet in Prince Edward, where a large crowd have gathered to demand the CCTV footage of the violent arrest in MTR station on 8.31. Some protesters are hiding behind the bus
Protesters are breaking glass window of the MongKok police station with rods and bricks. Hundreds are still here on the streets3 month ago
Protesters are breaking glass window of the #MongKok police station with rods and bricks. Hundreds are still here on the streets
A group of protesters saw a small group of police standing across the street. They started shining laser lights on them while chanting dark society repeatedly. Anger is on the rise3 month ago
A group of protesters saw a small group of police standing across the street. They started shining laser lights on them while chanting "dark society" repeatedly. Anger is on the rise
Military chopper over Farah3 month ago
Military chopper over Farah
Just one of the several buildings that were briefly captured by the Taliban. But   ANDSF troops appear to have re-captured some of those places. Farah3 month ago
Just one of the several buildings that were briefly captured by the Taliban. But ANDSF troops appear to have re-captured some of those places. Farah
Smoke coming out of a building (mostly likely a govt building) in Farah city3 month ago
Smoke coming out of a building (mostly likely a govt building) in Farah city
At Prince Edward, protesters retreated to Nathan Road after police raised the black flag, warning of imminent tear gas, at 8pm. Photo: InMedia3 month ago
At Prince Edward, protesters retreated to Nathan Road after police raised the black flag, warning of imminent tear gas, at 8pm. Photo: InMedia
TEAR SMOKE flag raised at Mong Kok police station3 month ago
"TEAR SMOKE" flag raised at Mong Kok police station
500 turned out for the human chain protest at Diocesan Boys School today, one of at least 40 protests at HK secondary schools this week, all demanding that all 5 of the protesters' demands be met3 month ago
500 turned out for the human chain protest at Diocesan Boys School today, one of at least 40 protests at HK secondary schools this week, all demanding that all 5 of the protesters' demands be met
Nine Indonesian female migrant workers have returned home after they escaped a horrifying ordeal of being trafficked to China. At least one said she was forced to marry someone. @muannas_alaidid speaks about victims who are forced to get pregnant and give birth to a child
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 199km SSE of Sarangani, Philippines
Nathan Road and Prince Edward Road, a major intersection and thoroughfare has been completely blocked. Chants of Triad triad triad. at the police3 month ago
Nathan Road and Prince Edward Road, a major intersection and thoroughfare has been completely blocked. Chants of "Triad triad triad." at the police
The Hong Kong Goddess of Democracy statue dressed in protest protective gear — first unveiled this week at the Chinese University of Hong Kong — appears at Chater Garden on Friday evening. antiELAB3 month ago
The "Hong Kong Goddess of Democracy" statue dressed in protest protective gear — first unveiled this week at the Chinese University of Hong Kong — appears at Chater Garden on Friday evening. #antiELAB
Getting ready for the tear gas at Prince Edward by the Mongkok police station. Half Nathan Rd blocked, many thousands of people converging asking for the footage from 8/31 to be made public3 month ago
Getting ready for the tear gas at Prince Edward by the Mongkok police station. Half Nathan Rd blocked, many thousands of people converging asking for the footage from 8/31 to be made public
Growing crowd as people come here to bring flowers after work. Prince Edward station is closed and surrounded by people asking for the footage from 831 to be released. What happened at Prince Edward?3 month ago
Growing crowd as people come here to bring flowers after work. Prince Edward station is closed and surrounded by people asking for the footage from 831 to be released. What happened at Prince Edward?
Hundreds of protesters gathered at Charter Garden in Central to protest against police brutality and while they chant different popular slogans from the antiELABhk, a stature of geared protester holding a black flag is being erected3 month ago
Hundreds of protesters gathered at Charter Garden in Central to protest against police brutality and while they chant different popular slogans from the #antiELABhk, a stature of geared protester holding a black flag is being erected
Chater Garden is getting packed with protesters3 month ago
Chater Garden is getting packed with protesters
3 month ago
NDS claimed at least 13 people were released from a Taliban prison in an operation in Bakwa district in Faryab Province.
NDS claimed mass arrest of alleged Taliban supporters in Kandahar. Afghanistan
Prince Edward station: a large number of citizens gathered outside the station, and there was a conflict, The riot police had already been dispatched, and the crowd gathered in the direction of Nathan. (6:20 pm)3 month ago
Prince Edward station: a large number of citizens gathered outside the station, and there was a conflict, The riot police had already been dispatched, and the crowd gathered in the direction of Nathan. (6:20 pm)
.@hkairport measures for planned airport transport protest disruption: Airport Express trains to run non-stop between Hong Kong-Airport from 9am Saturday until end of service - and will not stop at Kowloon (in-town check-in suspended), Tsing Yi and Asia World Expo stations3 month ago
[email protected] measures for planned airport transport protest disruption: Airport Express trains to run non-stop between Hong Kong-Airport from 9am Saturday until end of service - and will not stop at Kowloon (in-town check-in suspended), Tsing Yi and Asia World Expo stations
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 7km W of Calatagan, Philippines
Riot police out on standby at Mongkok Police Station already, after protesters shone laser pointers and chanted slogans outside PrinceEdward MTR station3 month ago
Riot police out on standby at Mongkok Police Station already, after protesters shone laser pointers and chanted slogans outside PrinceEdward MTR station
Prince Edward MTR station was closed less than an hour ago; people are still gathered outside the exit demanding the release of the August 31 CCTV footage3 month ago
Prince Edward MTR station was closed less than an hour ago; people are still gathered outside the exit demanding the release of the August 31 CCTV footage
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 37km NNW of Chauk, Burma
3 month ago
Hong Kong Stock Exchange says its website was hacked while it halted derivatives trading to fix unrelated software bug
Hundreds are outside the PrinceEdward MTR station, protesters chanting Give us the CCTV footage, tell the truth3 month ago
Hundreds are outside the #PrinceEdward MTR station, protesters chanting "Give us the CCTV footage, tell the truth"
At Price Edward MTR station, gates are closed, trains no longer stop at the station. Crowds chanting outside the MTR station, All five demands shall be fulfilled3 month ago
At Price Edward MTR station, gates are closed, trains no longer stop at the station. Crowds chanting outside the MTR station, "All five demands shall be fulfilled"
China's central bank says it will cut the amount of cash banks must hold as reserves, injecting liquidity into an economy facing renewed headwinds to growth
Sit-in at HK Hospital Authority3 month ago
Sit-in at HK Hospital Authority
MTR announces it is closing down Prince Edward station early Friday evening because of growing protests3 month ago
MTR announces it is closing down Prince Edward station early Friday evening because of growing protests
Pakistan pledges the largest possible response to India's actions in Kashmir
3 month ago
MTR just announced it's closing Prince Edward station and is urging everyone to leave
Merkel in Beijing says Hong Kong freedoms must be 'guaranteed': spokesman
3 month ago
Sources familiar with President Ghani's scheduled trip to Washington DC say that it has been postponed for now
More photos of the human chain protest at CUHK this afternoon,  @USPhongkong.3 month ago
More photos of the human chain protest at CUHK this afternoon, @USPhongkong.
Since this morning a growing number of people have taken part in a sit-in at Prince Edward station demanding that MTR release the footage3 month ago
Since this morning a growing number of people have taken part in a sit-in at Prince Edward station demanding that MTR release the footage
A train near Tokyo derailed after colliding with a truck, killing one person and injuring at least 30 others
Juan Guaidó: "China is an ally of Venezuela, not Maduro"
Taliban fighters captured Khan Abad district south of Kunduz. District officials confirmed to Azadi radio that Taliban overran the administration center this morning3 month ago
Taliban fighters captured Khan Abad district south of Kunduz. District officials confirmed to Azadi radio that Taliban overran the administration center this morning
The public requested that the 831 Prince Edward Station CCTV MTR finger segment be retained for 3 years.3 month ago
The public requested that the 831 Prince Edward Station CCTV MTR finger segment be retained for 3 years.
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 15km SE of Yibin, China
3 month ago
6 protesters arrested on 8.11 had bone fractures. 1 had a dislocated shoulder and four-part fractures of the proximal humerus, which required titanium staple and screws for fixation. Police also waited five hours before sending him to hospital
3 month ago
Heavy Clashes Ongoing In Farah: Officials
More details on recent reporting by @iyervval of Chinese roadbuilding in Arunachal Pradesh, @PlanetLabs imagery from July 2019 show the road clearly on the South side of the ridge (here draped over a terrain model) of the ridge, thereby in Indian territory (LoC)3 month ago
More details on recent reporting by @iyervval of Chinese roadbuilding in Arunachal Pradesh, @PlanetLabs imagery from July 2019 show the road clearly on the South side of the ridge (here draped over a terrain model) of the ridge, thereby in Indian territory (LoC)
Littoral combat ship GABRIELLE GIFFORDS LCS10 quietly left San Diego Tues to deploy to Singapore. Sistership MONTGOMERY LCS8 already is in WestPac, the 1st time 2 LCSs are  out at the same time. Gabby carries NSM Naval Strike Missiles; Monty has Harpoons3 month ago
Littoral combat ship GABRIELLE GIFFORDS LCS10 quietly left San Diego Tues to deploy to Singapore. Sistership MONTGOMERY LCS8 already is in WestPac, the 1st time 2 LCSs are out at the same time. Gabby carries NSM Naval Strike Missiles; Monty has Harpoons
3 month ago
Myanmar's biggest airport closed after Chinese-made military plane skids off runway
3 month ago
Heavy clashes are ongoing between government forces and the Taliban on the outskirts of the city of Farah since Thursday night. Farah police spokesman Mohibullah Mohib said Taliban were pushed back after they attacked the city from three sides
3 month ago
President Ghani's trip to Washington comes after Kabul has shown frustration about the US-Taliban deal which is 'agreed in principle'
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 44km E of Dinalongan, Philippines
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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