16 July 2024
6 month ago
Blast Hits Western Kabul. An explosion was heard in Kabul's western Dasht-e-Barchi area on Thursday afternoon, January 11, local sources said. According to eyewitnesses, the blast took place near a bustling business center, Barchi Business Center. Casualties feared
6 month ago
A powerful earthquake hit northeastern Afghanistan on Thursday, shaking buildings from the capital Kabul to Islamabad in neighboring Pakistan
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 - 44 km SSW of Jurm, Afghanistan
China calls on the United States not to interfere in the presidential elections in Taiwan
2 districts in Novosibirsk left without heat after accident at pipeline
China warns voters in Taiwan that an election win by presidential frontrunner Lai Ching-te poses a "severe danger" to cross-strait ties, days before the self-ruled island heads to the polls. "If he comes to power, he will further push for 'Taiwan independence' separatist activities (and create) turbulence in the Taiwan Strait," a China's Taiwan Affairs Office statement says
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 57 km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia
Washington: Russia's violations of UN resolutions by possessing North Korean weapons is "abhorrent"
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets Maldives Prez Muizzu in Beijing
Iran’s ambassador in Kabul, Hassan Kazemi Qomi, met with the acting Foreign Minister, Amir Khan Muttaqi, Iran's embassy said on X, adding that Kazemi expressed Tehran’s readiness for all kinds of cooperation and assistance with the people of Afghanistan. According to Iran’s embassy, Muttaqi expressed Kabul’s readiness to host the meeting of the special envoy of the regional countries in Afghan affairs. the Islamic Emirate Foreign Ministry’s spokesman, Abdul Qahar Balkhi, said that Muttaqi discussed the bilateral economic, diplomatic relations and consultant services for the Afghan refugees in Iran as well as safeguarding borders between the two countries.6 month ago
Iran’s ambassador in Kabul, Hassan Kazemi Qomi, met with the acting Foreign Minister, Amir Khan Muttaqi, Iran's embassy said on X, adding that Kazemi expressed Tehran’s readiness for all kinds of cooperation and assistance with the people of Afghanistan. According to Iran’s embassy, Muttaqi expressed Kabul’s readiness to host the meeting of the special envoy of the regional countries in Afghan affairs. the Islamic Emirate Foreign Ministry’s spokesman, Abdul Qahar Balkhi, said that Muttaqi discussed the bilateral economic, diplomatic relations and consultant services for the Afghan refugees in Iran as well as safeguarding borders between the two countries.
Chinese President: The world needs stability in Sino-American relations
Taiwan Ministry of Defense:8 PLA aircraft and 5 PLAN vessels around Taiwan were detected by 06:00 (UTC 8) today. 1 of the detected aircraft (BZK-005 UAV RECCE) had crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait. ROCArmedForces have monitored the situation and tasked appropriate forces to respond6 month ago
Taiwan Ministry of Defense:8 PLA aircraft and 5 PLAN vessels around Taiwan were detected by 06:00 (UTC 8) today. 1 of the detected aircraft (BZK-005 UAV RECCE) had crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait. ROCArmedForces have monitored the situation and tasked appropriate forces to respond
US, China defense officials wrap up 2 days of talks Deputy Asst Sec of Defense Michael Chase met with MajGen Song Yanchao at the Pentagon Monday-Tuesday "Chase highlighted the importance of maintaining open lines of military-to-military communication" per US readout
Joint statement from the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, the Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Palau, Poland, Portugal, the Republic of Korea, Romania, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, the High Representative of the European Union, and the Secretary of State of the United States of America: We condemn in the strongest possible terms the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s (DPRK) export and Russia’s procurement of DPRK ballistic missiles, as well as Russia’s use of these missiles against Ukraine on December 30, 2023, and January 2, 2024. The transfer of these weapons increases the suffering of the Ukrainian people, supports Russia’s war of aggression, and undermines the global non-proliferation regime
North Korea leader calls South Korea 'principal enemy', says he has 'no intention of avoiding war'
Russia fired more North Korean ballistic missiles at Ukraine following earlier launches: White House
Two Liberian-flagged tankers CHEM SILICON belongs to Dutch ACE Tankers company and tanker PACIFIC GOLD belonging to Eastern company were attacked in the northwest of Maldives and in the Indian Ocean, not Bab el-Mandeb6 month ago
Two Liberian-flagged tankers CHEM SILICON belongs to Dutch "ACE Tankers" company and tanker PACIFIC GOLD belonging to "Eastern" company were attacked in the northwest of Maldives and in the Indian Ocean, not Bab el-Mandeb
The spokesman for the Kabul security department, Khalid Zadran, said on X at least three people were killed and four others were wounded in the blast of a magnetic mine attached to a public minivan in the Alokhail area in PD 16 of Kabul this afternoon.6 month ago
The spokesman for the Kabul security department, Khalid Zadran, said on X at least three people were killed and four others were wounded in the blast of a magnetic mine attached to a public minivan in the Alokhail area in PD 16 of Kabul this afternoon.
President of the United Arab Emirates @MohamedBinZayed has arrived in India6 month ago
President of the United Arab Emirates @MohamedBinZayed has arrived in India
6 month ago
Taiwanese Ministry of Defense: China launched a missile that flew at an altitude of more than 500 km over Taiwan
6 month ago
Magnitude 6.0 quake strikes off central Japan causing strong shaking, no tsunami warning: govt
Top South Korean, NATO military officials hold phone talks ahead of major NATO gathering
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 - 59 km WSW of Sado, Japan
Twin seat Vietnam People’s Air Force Su-22UM crashed in Quang Nam Province, south of their base in Da Nang. Both crew ejected safely. Photos from witnesses on site
China on Tuesday successfully sent a new X-ray astronomical satellite, Einstein Probe, into space via a Long March-2C carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in SW China's Sichuan. The launch marked the 506th flight mission of the Long March series rockets6 month ago
China on Tuesday successfully sent a new X-ray astronomical satellite, Einstein Probe, into space via a Long March-2C carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in SW China's Sichuan. The launch marked the 506th flight mission of the Long March series rockets
China's oil production rises to 208 mln tons in 2023 - CCTV6 month ago
China's oil production rises to 208 mln tons in 2023 - CCTV
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 192 km NE of Tual, Indonesia
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 145 km WSW of Teluk Dalam, Indonesia
Bangladesh election 'not free or fair,' US State Dept says
Earthquake (lindol) confirmed by seismic data. Preliminary info: M6.8  105 km SE of Sarangani (Philippines)  7 min ago (local time 04:48:46)6 month ago
Earthquake (lindol) confirmed by seismic data. Preliminary info: M6.8 105 km SE of Sarangani (Philippines) 7 min ago (local time 04:48:46)