Map. History of Asia conflict

26 May 2020
WHO Statement on False Allegations in @derspiegel: Reports of a 21 Jan phone call between @DrTedros & ?? President Xi are unfounded & untrue. They didn't speak on 21 Jan & have never spoken. Such inaccurate reports distract & detract from WHO's & the efforts to end COVID19
IED attack in Aliabad district of southern Kunduz yesterday (IEA officially reported this op)2 week ago
IED attack in Aliabad district of southern Kunduz yesterday (IEA officially reported this op)
2 week ago
South Korean government has issued a nationwide health advisory for bars and nightclubs to close down for 30 more days after health officials tracked 13 new cases to a single person who attended five nightclubs and bars in the country's capital city of Seoul.
Photo of the prisoner who died in Paktika jail. He was apparently sick2 week ago
Photo of the prisoner who died in Paktika jail. He was apparently sick
2 week ago
Khamenei: Why did the U.S. drop atomic bombs on Japanese citizens To end WWII No. Because these bombs had been built and needed to be tested somewhere. WeRemember
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 10km W of San Diego, Philippines
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 115km WSW of Aksu, China
Aftermath of airstrikes in Helmand. Exact location unknown
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 39km NE of Jomalig, Philippines
From German Intelligence agency: On January 21, China's leader Xi Jinping asked WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to hold back information about a human-to-human transmission and to delay a pandemic warning.2 week ago
From German Intelligence agency: On January 21, China's leader Xi Jinping asked WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to hold back information about a human-to-human transmission and to delay a pandemic warning.
Moradabad: A person was thrashed by locals in Katghar area on suspicion of theft yesterday. Amit Kumar Anand SP (City) says,"we have registered a case against four persons. Arrests will be made soon. Further probe is being done."
2 week ago
Indonesia records 16 deaths and 533 new infections with the Coronavirus
76 fresh cases of Coronavirus have been reported in Rajasthan, taking total number of cases to 3655 out of which 1526 cases are active. Number of fatalities due to the disease stands at 103: Rajasthan Health Department
MASwings DHC-6-400 Twin Otter suffers runway excursion on landing at Long Seridan Airport, Malaysia. No injuries reported
Hong Kong reports no new coronavirus cases on Saturday, making it almost three weeks since the city has seen a locally-infected case
Afghan MoD claimed Afghan Army (ANA) repelled Taliban attacks in Chura district of Uruzgan province yesterday, claiming to have killed 9 Taliban militants
2 week ago
Pak-Afghan Chaman border opened for the Afghan citizens too who are stranded in Pakistani side, earlier only one way border was open for the Pakistani nationals, returning from Afghanistan
2 week ago
Afghan MoD claimed ANDSF op killing 8 Taliban militants and wounding 8 others in Andar district of Ghazni province last night.
Shootout  on the Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan: Deputy Prime Minister Akram Madumarov went to Batken region2 week ago
Shootout on the Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan: Deputy Prime Minister Akram Madumarov went to Batken region
A demonstration of about a hundred people seeking aid outside the provincial governor's office in Ghor — one of the most deprived provinces in Afghanistan — turned deadly this morning as security forces opened fire. Initial info: at least 4 civilians killed and a dozen wounded
Four people were killed and 10 others injured in a traffic accident in central Daikundi province on Saturday, an official said.2 week ago
Four people were killed and 10 others injured in a traffic accident in central Daikundi province on Saturday, an official said.
China's leader Xi Jinping has said he's concerned about the coronavirus situation in North Korea, offering Chinese help to the DPRK, according to state television here. Gen Sec Xi has reportedly written to Kim Jong-un praising his country's efforts but offering assistance
NSC's Javid Faisal says Afghan govt has released 1,000 Taliban prisoners and now it is the Taliban's turn to accelerate the release of ANDSF prisoners, stop killing Afghans & start face to face talks soon2 week ago
NSC's Javid Faisal says Afghan govt has released 1,000 Taliban prisoners and "now it is the Taliban's turn to accelerate the release of ANDSF prisoners," stop "killing Afghans" & start face to face talks soon
Weapons and vehicles seized from assassins arrested in Kabul.2 week ago
Weapons and vehicles seized from assassins arrested in Kabul.
Taliban claim pro-govt Arbaki militiamen opened fire on a civilian vehicle yesterday in Shahrak, Logar which allegedly killed one civilian.
Another mass defection claimed by Taliban.  35 alleged ANDSF soldiers/policemen/militiamen defected to Taliban in various districts of Balkh province.2 week ago
Another mass defection claimed by Taliban. 35 alleged ANDSF soldiers/policemen/militiamen defected to Taliban in various districts of Balkh province.
Another pylon damaged in explosion in Ahmad Shah Baba area of Kabul2 week ago
Another pylon damaged in explosion in Ahmad Shah Baba area of Kabul
VIDEO from Firozkoh, Ghor where at least two people have been killed and nearly a dozen wounded when security forces opened fire on protesters
Ahmed Naveed, local Afghan journalist and host of "Voice of Ghor", has been killed in today's protests in Firozkoh, Ghor which have turned violent
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 223km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
This was Peel Street in Hong Kong last night.
2 week ago
Manufacturing of multiple ICBMs detected in North Korea, say U.S. authorities
Today, @POTUS spoke with @MuhyiddinYassin "to discuss efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic. President Trump thanked Prime Minister Muhyiddin for the Government of Malaysia's assistance with Project Air Bridge and efforts to keep supply chains open," says @WhiteHouse
The first two Japanese V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft arrived in Japan 8 May aboard the US MSC-chartered vehicle carrier GREEN RIDGE. The aircraft were off-loaded at US Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni. Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force is buying 17 Ospreys2 week ago
The first two Japanese V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft arrived in Japan 8 May aboard the US MSC-chartered vehicle carrier GREEN RIDGE. The aircraft were off-loaded at US Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni. Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force is buying 17 Ospreys
Reportedly 3 wounded from the Kyrgyzstan side in shootout on the border with Tajikistan2 week ago
Reportedly 3 wounded from the Kyrgyzstan side in shootout on the border with Tajikistan
Shootout between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan border guards today2 week ago
Shootout between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan border guards today
The US State Department says its found coordinated COVID19 misinformation accounts linked to China on Twitter — but Twitter says the evidence the State Department has provided doesn't support its claims.
Ex Baloch militant (ex member of Iran-based BLF) Nazeer alias Chaggu killed in gun attack in Awaran. Pakistani soldiers took him to nearby hospital where he died. He surrendered on 20th June 2018 after killing his BLF colleague Ameer Bux. At the time BLF spox vowed to punish him
[email protected] on COVID19: We can confirm that the Chinese Communist Party did all that it could to make sure that the world didn't learn in a timely fashion about what was taking place. It's the way the Communist Party has operated. That created enormous risk
Adm. Aquilino, commander of @USPacificFleet: "The Chinese Communist Party must end its pattern of bullying Southeast Asians out of offshore oil, gas, and fisheries. Millions of people in the region depend on those resources for their livelihood."
China aviation activities in Southern China Sea
30 new positive cases (Kashmir division) reported today in J&K today, taking the total number of cases to 823: Government of UT of Jammu & Kashmir2 week ago
30 new positive cases (Kashmir division) reported today in J&K today, taking the total number of cases to 823: Government of UT of Jammu & Kashmir
2 week ago
President Ghani assigned a 10-member team led by military investigator Mohammad Hameed Tahmasi to probe reports of Afghan deaths on the border with Iran, presidential spokesman Sediq Sediqqi says
2 week ago
Over two thousand livestock were killed due to flooding in the Syrdarya region
All stranded Indians at Maldives have embarked INS Jalashwa which will set sail at 10:30 pm. Indian envoy Sunjay Sudhir says: Maldivian Govt went out of its way to facilitate the exercise although today was a Friday in the month of Ramzan. All agencies extended help
Pakistan records protest with senior Indian diplomat over unprovoked ceasefire violations
2 week ago
"Turkey's TAV to acquire shares of Kazakh airport": "The deal to acquire 100% of the shares of the airport with its consortium partner VPE Capital is worth $415 million."
2 week ago
Number of COVID19 cases has reached 19063, with 1089 more people testing positive today. 37 people lost their lives due to the disease in last 24 hours, taking COVID19 death toll to 731. Number of recovered/discharged patients stands at 3470: Maharashtra Health Department
2 week ago
Putin and Xi Jinping had a phone call, discussed coronavirus
Two more Hong Kong police officers arrested over 'ice' drug case
The HongKong police say they are "highly concerned" after officers were arrested this week for alleged drugs offences, as well as for allegedly assaulting homeless people
There was a @[email protected] phone call yesterday, according to the @WhiteHouse
Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) claimed landmine blast targeting Taliban motorcycle patrol in Khogyani, Nangarhar, claiming to have wounded two Taliban members & destroying the motorcycle, on Wednesday2 week ago
Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) claimed landmine blast targeting Taliban motorcycle patrol in Khogyani, Nangarhar, claiming to have wounded two Taliban members & destroying the motorcycle, on Wednesday
87 new COVID19 positive cases reported in the state today; the total number of positive cases in the state is 1731: Punjab Government
2 week ago
6 security personnel including an officer killed in IED blast targeting security patrol in Buleda, Kech, Balochistan
Till today, 10 healthcare staff at Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital & 5 at Kasturba Hospital have been found positive for COVID19. They have been sent to quarantine. Necessary sanitization has also been undertaken: North Delhi Municipal Corporation
Zalmay Khalilzad, US special envoy for Afghanistan, has arrived in Pakistan, Pakistani media reported Friday
2 week ago
Taliban prisoners' commission released "48 soldiers" in Herat province yesterday and today. "Each was given clothes and 5,000 afghanis,the process will "continue in the future."
Taliban claimed defection of 10 alleged Arbaki militia members in Herat and posted their names  (posted only 4 photos though)2 week ago
Taliban claimed defection of 10 alleged Arbaki militia members in Herat and posted their names (posted only 4 photos though)
Spanish Air Force A400M damaged following a bird strike while operating at Zaragoza Air Base, Spain2 week ago
Spanish Air Force A400M damaged following a bird strike while operating at Zaragoza Air Base, Spain
Outpost taken over by Taliban in Chamtal, Balkh2 week ago
Outpost taken over by Taliban in Chamtal, Balkh
IED attack in Kandahar killed policeman and wounded 1 civilian
Vladivostok is the city in Russia with the most layoffs due to the pandemic - 44 percent of workers, compared with a national average of 22 percent
2 week ago
The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission reports that in the first 10 days of Ramadan (April 24 to May 3), 43 civilians were killed and 73 others wounded in blasts, targeted killings, and militant attacks
Pro democracy lawmaker Roy Kwong is dragged out of legislativecouncil chamber while shouting: "Starry Lee is an eternal sinner" at the pro-Beijing lawmaker who seized control of a committee, sparking scuffles between the two sides
FTU lawmaker Luk Chung-hung accused the pan-democrats are "siding with property hegemony". Property sector lawmaker Abraham Shek rebuked "there is no such thing as property hegemony..Shame on you."
Dennis Kwok said to Starry Lee: "We need to end this meeting as soon as possible. This is not a meeting from the beginning."
As one pan-democrat after another is carried out of Legco's chaotic House Committee meeting, security guards are struggling to stop some of them from forcing their way back in. HongKong
3 employees of @republic TV in Mumbai have been tested positive for COVID19
[email protected] chair Wu Chi-wai is removed from the conference room as committee members take turn to speak.
Andrew Wan of @HKDemocrats hurts his back when he's expelled from the house committee meeting
"Starry Lee, out." Pro-democracy lawmakers chanted back while the house committee meeting carries on
Rival presiding member @cpdenniskwok said that he wants it on the record that he warned Starry Lee she has no power to preside over the meeting and asked her to leave, but his direction was ignored by LegCo security staff Lee retorted that Kwok has no power to eject any members
A HongKong legislative House Committee meeting on Friday descended into chaos as lawmakers from opposing sides vied for control of the floor
[email protected] welcomes Govt's move of including Pakistan controlled Kashmir in India's weather forecast. 'Very interesting weather forecasts from Doordarshan. Quite a Gandhian way to let the neighbours know they are encroaching,' tweets @DrAMSinghvi.
Philippines' COVID19 tally at 10,463 as the Department of Health reports 120 new cases on Friday, May 8. 116 new recoveries; 1,734 total 11 new deaths; 696 total
2 week ago
The United States is providing $ 15.6 million to Afghanistan to fight the coronavirus
Chaos at Hong Kong's legislature as lawmakers battle for control of committee as democrats ejected @creery_j @holongsze HongKong
Noon protest at IFC mall leads to tussle, fines
Police crackdown on protesters and journalists in IFC mall for singing the Hong Kong anthem "Glory in Hong Kong" Tension mounts before sensitive anniversaries to come: June 4, June 10, July 1 and September elections
2 week ago
Police arrest ten people on suspicion of assault following an attack near a Lennon Wall in Lok Fu last night
Medical staffs provide thermal tests and sanitizer at the entrance of Puducherry Legislative Assembly everyday.
Pro-Taliban sources claim repelling joint US & ANDSF raid last night in Nahr-e-Siraj area of Greshk district, in Helmand province. US drone strike also reported in the area. Pro-Taliban sources say the drone strike killed 1 Taliban fighter and injured another 2.
Ghazni police say 7 Taliban militants were killed and wounded in latest ANDSF op in Ab Band district and a police Ranger was seized back from Taliban2 week ago
Ghazni police say 7 Taliban militants were killed and wounded in latest ANDSF op in Ab Band district and a police Ranger was seized back from Taliban
Indian AF Mig-29 pilot in this picture. He was rescued by locals2 week ago
Indian AF Mig-29 pilot in this picture. He was rescued by locals
2 week ago
The Indian AF Mig-29 jet crashed near Rurki Kalan village in Nawanshehr district and the pilot successfully ejected and has been hospitalised in Hoshiarpur: local journalist report
XZF-SC comes in to landing in the Alashan desert of Inner Mongolia2 week ago
XZF-SC comes in to landing in the Alashan desert of Inner Mongolia
Taliban claimed responsibility for the IED blast killing Khost police chief and two other police officers as well as other police personnel2 week ago
Taliban claimed responsibility for the IED blast killing Khost police chief and two other police officers as well as other police personnel
Indian Mig-29 crashed in Punjab2 week ago
Indian Mig-29 crashed in Punjab
Police Have apparently subdued a young man forcibly after he shouted that he was a journalist. The young man was later taken to the back stairs of IFC where officers prohibit journalists to access
Statement from @USTradeRep on China talks
2 week ago
KCNA: "Saying that the relations between the two parties of the DPRK and Chinaare getting close and further developing on good terms with each passing day, he sent militant greetings to every member of the Communist Party of China."
2 week ago
KCNA: "Saying that he was pleased over the successes made in China as over his own, Kim Jong Un wished Xi Jinping good health, expressing conviction that the Chinesepeople would cement the successes made so far andwin a final victory under the wise guidance of Xi Jinping."
2 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un in his message extended his warm greetings to Xi Jinping and congratulated him, highly appreciating that he is seizing a chance of victory in the war against the unprecedented epidemic and strategically and tactically controlling the overall situation."
2 week ago
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, sent a verbal message to Xi Jinpingin connection with the fact that China is registering success in preventing the COVID19."
Xinhua reporting top trade negotiators from China and the United States have talked on the phone and have vowed to push forward with efforts to implement phase 1-deal US futures extending gains. ESA +1%
US Navy littoral combat ship MONTGOMERY LCS8, on a western Pacific deployment, cruises the South China Sea 7 May with supply ship CESAR CHAVEZ T-AKE14 astern and a Chinese Type 054A frigate shadow on the horizon2 week ago
US Navy littoral combat ship MONTGOMERY LCS8, on a western Pacific deployment, cruises the South China Sea 7 May with supply ship CESAR CHAVEZ T-AKE14 astern and a Chinese Type 054A frigate shadow on the horizon
US Senate leader expects vote soon on seeking China sanctions over Uighurs
Taliban claimed IED blast targeting ANDSF patrol in Ahmad Abad, Paktia, claiming multiple casualties.2 week ago
Taliban claimed IED blast targeting ANDSF patrol in Ahmad Abad, Paktia, claiming multiple casualties.
Taliban claimed IED blast targeting ANDSF convoy in Charkh, Logar, claiming multiple casualties.
Police chief of Khost province Ahmad Babazai has been killed in IED blast2 week ago
Police chief of Khost province Ahmad Babazai has been killed in IED blast
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - Izu Islands, Japan region
Recent clashes between Taliban and ANDSF in Nimruz2 week ago
Recent clashes between Taliban and ANDSF in Nimruz
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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