6 December 2021
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 129 km W of Ternate, Indonesia
US offers temporary refuge to Myanmar nationals, citing coup violence
IEA media claimed arrest of 7 alleged ANDSF personnel near Yakchal Helmand
Sporadic clashes around Qaysar bazaar last night. 2 civilians wounded. After fall of Almar, western Faryab center could be next, Afghanistan8 month ago
Sporadic clashes around Qaysar bazaar last night. 2 civilians wounded. After fall of Almar, western Faryab center could be next, Afghanistan
Clashes in SW Nangarhar were confirmed. At least 6 civilian causalities reported  by local account due to cross fire and IED blasts Afghanistan8 month ago
Clashes in SW Nangarhar were confirmed. At least 6 civilian causalities reported by local account due to cross fire and IED blasts Afghanistan
G7 powers urge China to end 'oppression' in Hong Kong after electoral change
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 117 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines
According to the governor of Herat, 7 dead, including a one-year-old child, 53 wounded, and two children were pulled out of the rubble today. A car full of explosives exploded in the 14th district of Herat this evening8 month ago
According to the governor of Herat, 7 dead, including a one-year-old child, 53 wounded, and two children were pulled out of the rubble today. A car full of explosives exploded in the 14th district of Herat this evening
Commercial satellite imagery indicates operations at DPRK's Radiochemical Laboratory and Uranium Enrichment Plant at Yongbyon are ongoing
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 244 km SE of Biak, Indonesia
@StateDept designates Amb. Pamela Spratlen, a career foreign service officer, to lead response to invisible attacks against diplomats and US personnel that have left dozens suffering from debilitating symptoms known as "Havana Syndrome." She will report to @SecBlinken
Yangon sees Peaceful Night Protest; Huge rally attended sit in protest against Military coup starting before sunset till night.8 month ago
Yangon sees Peaceful Night Protest; Huge rally attended sit in protest against Military coup starting before sunset till night.
Bhainsa violence: 4 days after the clashes, tension continues to simmer in the Telangana town. BJP accuses state govt of blocking them from visiting the site. Police defend move saying BJP leaders' entry to town will increase tension.  Sowmith with a report8 month ago
Bhainsa violence: 4 days after the clashes, tension continues to simmer in the Telangana town. BJP accuses state govt of blocking them from visiting the site. Police defend move saying BJP leaders' entry to town will increase tension. Sowmith with a report
Myanmar: Tatmadaw forces are making arrests in Yangon today. Thousands of protesters have been taken away by the military over the past weeks
Both assassins were caught by villagers in Kapisa, they were hanged onto  a tree and shot dead8 month ago
Both assassins were caught by villagers in Kapisa, they were hanged onto a tree and shot dead
8 month ago
The Kremlin said Friday it was "concerned" about rising civilian casualties in Myanmar, calling the situation in the country "alarming" as Britain advised its citizens to leave, warning "levels of violence are rising"
1,780 new COVID19 cases, 3,377 recoveries and 14 deaths reported in Kerala today. Total active cases: 32,174 Total recoveries: 10,50,603
Afghan Army (ANA) officer Safi was assassinated in a suspected Taliban sniper attack in Kandahar
8 month ago
Head of the crime investigation department of Kapisa Police HQ was killed in an attack by two armed men in Mahmood Raqi this afternoon. Police claims the attackers were also killed in retaliation
Taliban blamed pro-govt forces for launching mortar strikes on civilian homes in Sholgara, Balkh. The incident was confirmed but it remains independently unconfirmed who fired the mortars8 month ago
Taliban blamed pro-govt forces for launching mortar strikes on civilian homes in Sholgara, Balkh. The incident was confirmed but it remains independently unconfirmed who fired the mortars
Afghan AF continued airstrikes against Taliban positions in Almar, Faryab8 month ago
Afghan AF continued airstrikes against Taliban positions in Almar, Faryab
First foreign leader to be hosted by @POTUS will be Japan Prime Minister @sugawitter, announces @WhiteHouse ahead of today's Quad meeting
Tencent is the next target for Chinese regulators after a crackdown on Jack Ma's technology empire, sources say
Fears of a fifth wave of Covid-19 as 60 new infections emerge in HongKong linked to a gym8 month ago
Fears of a fifth wave of Covid-19 as 60 new infections emerge in HongKong linked to a gym
8 month ago
The deployment of US Intermediate-Range missiles in the Asia-Pacific region will entail a response from the Russian Federation, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zakharova said
Clashes broke out in Ghorian center. Reports that police command is under attack. Herat8 month ago
Clashes broke out in Ghorian center. Reports that police command is under attack. Herat
8 month ago
Dead and wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on a headquarters of the Afghan forces in Wardak province, south of Kabul in Afghanistan.
2 civilians killed in ANDSF mortar bombardment of Bagh e Pahlawan, central Balkh. IEA puts number of 1 killed, 4 injured8 month ago
2 civilians killed in ANDSF mortar bombardment of Bagh e Pahlawan, central Balkh. IEA puts number of 1 killed, 4 injured
8 month ago
Army man died, 3 more Injured after there Vehicle fell in river at Damhal Kulgam Kashmir
Military claimed killing 2 Taliban fighters near Chahar Bolak, but their names were not provided. Balkh8 month ago
Military claimed killing 2 Taliban fighters near Chahar Bolak, but their names were not provided. Balkh
Chaos on Herat road continues as clashes blocked traffic at Howz e Madad, western Kandahar
8 month ago
Pirates attacked the Davide B tanker (flag of Malta) in the Gulf of Guinea and kidnapped 15 of the 21 crew members (sailors - citizens of Ukraine, Romania and the Philippines)
School principal Mawlavi Abdul Ghafoor was killed in Bara Khana area of Ghor His brother, former police officer, also. Authorities blamed Taliban8 month ago
School principal Mawlavi Abdul Ghafoor was killed in Bara Khana area of Ghor His brother, former police officer, also. Authorities blamed Taliban
Base suffered extensive damage. Most probably that SVBIED was detonated. Wardak8 month ago
Base suffered extensive damage. Most probably that SVBIED was detonated. Wardak
Prosecutor Mohammad Hassan Yart was assassinated in Gardez last night. Paktia8 month ago
Prosecutor Mohammad Hassan Yart was assassinated in Gardez last night. Paktia
Policemen and 1 soldier who surrendered yesterday in Almar Faryab8 month ago
Policemen and 1 soldier who surrendered yesterday in Almar Faryab
8 month ago
Britain advises its citizens to flee Myanmar, as a UN expert warns the junta is likely committing "crimes against humanity" to stay in power. Britain warns "political tension and unrest are widespread since the military takeover and levels of violence are rising"
Reuters: Protests were held in Yangon, Myanmar's biggest city, and several other towns on Friday, according to photographs posted on social media by witnesses and local news organisations. There were no immediate reports of violence
Myanmar activists held more rallies on Friday, a day after a rights group said security forces killed 12 protesters and as the lawyer of deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi ridiculed new bribery allegations against her
8 month ago
South Korea's foreign ministry said on Friday the country would suspend defence and security exchanges, ban the export of arms or other strategic items and reconsider its development aid to Myanmar over the ongoing unrest after a military coup
Police officer Nasrullah Zarifi was gunned down in Kandahar District 7 last night according to pro Taliban sources
SVBIED/VBIED attack on SOF base in Maidan Shahr. Wardak8 month ago
SVBIED/VBIED attack on SOF base in Maidan Shahr. Wardak
Taliban claimed assassination of 2 ANA personnel yesterday in Qala i Naw. One was officer (on pic), the other was his guard. Badghis
U.S. President Joe Biden will meet on Friday with the leaders of Australia, India and Japan, a group central to his efforts to counter China's growing military and economic power
West Papuans report feeling disturbed by dozens of fully armed paramilitary police at Manokwari port heading to Wasior this week8 month ago
West Papuans report feeling disturbed by dozens of fully armed paramilitary police at Manokwari port heading to Wasior this week
8 month ago
A special police force center in the city square was the target of a car bomb attack. Sharifullah Hotak, a member of Maidan Wardak Provincial Council, told TOLOnews that a suicide bomber in a Humvee full of explosives blew himself up in the first round of the center at around 6 am today.
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - Papua, Indonesia
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - Papua, Indonesia
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 131 km ENE of Shikotan, Russia
Belarus, China, Cuba, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Syria & Venezuela create "The Group of Friends in Defense of the Charter of the United Nations" to promote "legality over force."
9 month ago
"We expect the conversation to be about a range of global issues" and isn't focused on China, says @PressSec about Friday's Quad meeting
9 month ago
Intention of @POTUS was "recognizing, honoring and valuing" their great contributions to the fabric of society when he remarked last week during a @NASAPersevere event Indian-Americans are taking over the country, explains @PressSec
State Dept Spox on the first Biden admin meetings with China next week: "We will certainly not pull any punches in discussing our areas of disagreement." He also repeated what we have heard from many Biden officials: the US-China relationship "fundamentally competitive
New law by China imposed on Hong Kong for its electoral system is "a direct attack on Hong Kong's autonomy, its freedoms and democratic processes, limiting political participation," says @StateDeptSpox
China successfully launches new Long March 7A on second attempt
US State Department: We condemn China's continued attack on Hong Kong's democracy
Taliban fighter Mazdikhar died in clashes today in western Logar
ANA forces detonated IED in Khaki Jabbar SE Kabul9 month ago
ANA forces detonated IED in Khaki Jabbar SE Kabul
Vest and 2 AK's taken after Taliban ambush near Ghazni earlier today Afghanistan9 month ago
Vest and 2 AK's taken after Taliban ambush near Ghazni earlier today Afghanistan
Pro Taliban accounts claimed death of ANA officer Muzammil Safi on Panjwayi front SW Kandahar9 month ago
Pro Taliban accounts claimed death of ANA officer Muzammil Safi on Panjwayi front SW Kandahar
Four days after the deadly crackdown in Calabarzon, families of 4 slain activists were finally allowed to claim their loved ones' bodies on Thursday, March 11, according to the National Union of Peoples' Lawyers
Marshal will send Junbish militia under commander Hanif to back ANA forces in retaking Almar Faryab9 month ago
Marshal will send Junbish militia under commander Hanif to back ANA forces in retaking Almar Faryab
VIDEO:  Looks like several scared students have left the madrassa (Islamic seminary) in Khogyani, Nangarhar after their classmates, teachers were killed in the NDS SOF raid9 month ago
VIDEO: Looks like several scared students have left the madrassa (Islamic seminary) in Khogyani, Nangarhar after their classmates, teachers were killed in the NDS SOF raid
One bazaar in Panjwayi district, under Taliban control SW Kandahar
SOF seized some explosives near Jalrez Wardak9 month ago
SOF seized some explosives near Jalrez Wardak
9 month ago
UN investigator cites "growing evidence" that Myanmar military is likely engaging in crimes against humanity, including murder, persecution and torture
; Nearly 50,000 people nationwide receive warning from police for violating health protocols on first week of March
Andhra Pradesh reports 174 new #COVID19 cases, 78 recoveries and 2 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases 8,91,178 Total recoveries 8,82,841 Death toll 7179 Active cases 1158
Pakistan forces withdrew from disputed border zone after ANDSF reinforcements arrived, Spin Boldak Kandahar9 month ago
Pakistan forces withdrew from disputed border zone after ANDSF reinforcements arrived, Spin Boldak Kandahar
Karnataka reports 783 new #COVID19 cases, 406 recoveries and 2 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases 9,57,584 Total recoveries 9,37,353 Death toll 12,381 Active cases 7831
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 50 km WSW of Bolitoc, Philippines
MPSC student protest in Pune
Herat Governor Sayed Wahid Qatali said the Taliban had blown up a car bomb in the center of Obe district. According to him, this incident did not cause any casualties, but it has caused damage to the residents of the place and shops of this market.9 month ago
Herat Governor Sayed Wahid Qatali said the Taliban had blown up a car bomb in the center of Obe district. According to him, this incident did not cause any casualties, but it has caused damage to the residents of the place and shops of this market.
Afghan sources claim that Afghan border security forces have destroyed installations including fencing set up by Pakistani border security forces in Spin Boldak region in Kandahar along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border (Durand Line)9 month ago
Afghan sources claim that Afghan border security forces have destroyed installations including fencing set up by Pakistani border security forces in Spin Boldak region in Kandahar along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border (Durand Line)
Locals are peacefully marching to protest against military dictatorship in NaungCho Township (နောင်ချိုမြို့), Northern Shan State.  Source : Mizzima9 month ago
Locals are peacefully marching to protest against military dictatorship in NaungCho Township (နောင်ချိုမြို့), Northern Shan State. Source : Mizzima
9 month ago
India Plans To Block Its Mobile Carriers From Using Equipment Made By China's Huawei -government Officials
9 month ago
Fall of Almar district in Faryab to Taliban. Several members of ANDSF including a member of the elite special forces taken captive. At least 3 members of national police killed. At least 5 members of ANDSF missing
An apartment building on fire in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, people are evacuated
MOGOK : Several peaceful demonstrators are arrested by the military in Mogok
Aftermath of VBIED/SVBIED blast last night in Obe district of Herat. As per @rivmonitoring the blast took place near a military base and apparently there were no casualties9 month ago
Aftermath of VBIED/SVBIED blast last night in Obe district of Herat. As per @rivmonitoring the blast took place near a military base and apparently there were no casualties
9 month ago
"[W]e are not dealing with making the Legislative Council more supportive of the HKSAR gov't, we are just making sure.it is supporting 'One Country, Two Systems', and will not undermine its security, that will allow Hong Kong to move forward," Lam said
Whether it was in terms of maintaining constitutional order and Hong Kong's national security, HongKong's system needed to be changed, Lam said, but the new system will ensure Hongkongers' right to be elected and to elect9 month ago
Whether it was in terms of maintaining constitutional order and Hong Kong's national security, HongKong's system needed to be changed, Lam said, but the new system will ensure Hongkongers' right to be elected and to elect
Now the whole area of Faryab between Aqsay Arab and Qaysar is under Taliban control. And Qaysar is besieged also Afghanistan9 month ago
Now the whole area of Faryab between Aqsay Arab and Qaysar is under Taliban control. And Qaysar is besieged also Afghanistan
ANA base was evacuated, including surviving SOF's Taliban spared their lives and allowed them to leave after tribal mediation and pleas according to local journalist. Almar is under IEA control. Faryab9 month ago
ANA base was evacuated, including surviving SOF's Taliban spared their lives and allowed them to leave after tribal mediation and pleas according to local journalist. Almar is under IEA control. Faryab
Chief Exec. Carrie Lam is meeting the press after Beijing announced an election overhaul for HongKong9 month ago
Chief Exec. Carrie Lam is meeting the press after Beijing announced an election overhaul for HongKong
9 month ago
The Taliban have taken control of Almar district in Faryab province, according to local security sources and members of the provincial council. However, security officials have not yet commented
Gas leak explosion in Narayanganj: Child dies from burn injury A 12-year-old who along with five other family members sustained burn injury in a gas leak explosion in Narayanganj city early Tuesday, has died today
At least around half a dozen policemen were killed and wounded in the district market area in Almar. Reportedly Taliban allowed provincial authorities to take away the dead bodies of policemen9 month ago
At least around half a dozen policemen were killed and wounded in the district market area in Almar. Reportedly Taliban allowed provincial authorities to take away the dead bodies of policemen
China pledges to work with global health organization to find out the origin of the Coronavirus
Ko Htoo Aung Kyaw was shot in the eye yesterday during violently crackdown by Myanmar security force in Myingyan. He died today.9 month ago
Ko Htoo Aung Kyaw was shot in the eye yesterday during violently crackdown by Myanmar security force in Myingyan. He died today.
Pakistani military confirmed the meeting in Bahrain: Pakistani officials including ISI Chief & Afghanistan's NSA Mohib, Afghan intelligence (NDS) chief Saraj and Afghan Army (ANA) chief Gen Yasin Zia and UK's Gen. Nicholas Carter met in Bahrain
9 month ago
Iranian embassy in Kabul said in a statement that a personal vehicle of one of its employees was targeted by "armed thieves" in Kabul city yesterday who wanted to steal his vehicle, but he was not seriously injured
Missiles targeted eastern bank of Arghandab Kandahar
9 month ago
Two Russian strategic missile carriers Tu-95MS, accompanied by Su-35S fighters, flew over the Sea of Japan(East Sea) and the north-western part of the Pacific Ocean. In some areas, they were accompanied by Japanese aviation.
IEA again claimed attack on Turkmaniya CP just west of Balkh capital last night
Myanmar junta says ousted leader Suu Kyi accepted illegal payments of $600,000 and gold
Duterte pushes for 'higher policy of family planning': We are the second fastest sa increase in population. We are now 110 million. I really hope we can do something about it in the future
Pakistan's high court bans TikTok, labeling it an unethical and immoral Internet app for society
9 month ago
PM Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation with Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today. The PM reiterated his invitation to the Crown Prince to visit India at an early date: MEA
2 injured, its not clear who was targeted, Jalalabad Nangarhar
Thailand's Constitutional Court rules that the charter amendment process must be approved by referendum and that the people must vote again should there be a draft charter
Myanmar security forces have sprayed gunfire during pre-dawn patrols in Yangon, as the UN condemns the growing violence against protestors angry over the military coup. International pressure has been building since the military ousted and detained Aung San Suu Kyi on Feburary 1
Car targeted with MIED in Jalalabad Nangarhar
9 month ago
Tajik authorities have reportedly told citizens along the country's southern border with Afghanistan to take up arms and be alert of potential attacks from Taliban militants
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 49 km WSW of Bolitoc, Philippines
Deputy military prosecutor of Paktika Abdul Manan was arrested under corruption charges9 month ago
Deputy military prosecutor of Paktika Abdul Manan was arrested under corruption charges
Beijing approves resolution to impose electoral overhaul on Hong Kong
11 civilians were killed last night during 00's raid near Khogyani SW Nangarhar9 month ago
11 civilians were killed last night during 00's raid near Khogyani SW Nangarhar
At least five protesters killed in central Myanmar town of Myaing
Hong Kong court grants bail to democrat arrested under security law despite justice dep't appeal, revokes bail for another9 month ago
Hong Kong court grants bail to democrat arrested under security law despite justice dep't appeal, revokes bail for another
Myanmar military takes ArakanArmy AA off the list as a "terrorist group" saying it "no longer commit(s) any terrorist acts". AungSanSuuKyi's government had declared ethnic Rakhine AA a terrorist organisation in March last year
Thailand foreign ministry's @SangratTanee says Bangkok continues to follow Myanmar situation with "much concern" as a close neighbour. Adds Thailand also "saddened by the loss of lives & sufferings of the people of Myanmar" with escalating violence
Thailand foreign ministry spokesman @SangratTanee at presser says so far no one from Myanmar has crossed into Thailand to seek asylum due to the situation there. But Thailand has prepared facilities to handle any cross-border crossings
The Washington Post will use "Uyghur" instead of "Uighur" from now on, matching the spelling used by Uyghurs themselves. Decision made yesterday by our editors, following the change by AP
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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