Map. History of Asia conflict

16 August 2017
Pacific Command: USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group on patrol in the Western Pacific, ready for any contingency4 month ago
Pacific Command: USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group on patrol in the Western Pacific, ready for any contingency
4 month ago
“We have no comment at this time but we will be watching closely,” an NSC official tells @VOANews.
4 month ago
US gov’t and other sources say DPRK has apparently placed a nuclear device in a tunnel and it could be detonated Saturday AM Korea time.
UnitedStates Navy USS America (LHA 6) test-fires a RIM-116 rolling airframe missile launcher to intercept a RC drone during an exercise.4 month ago
UnitedStates Navy USS America (LHA 6) test-fires a RIM-116 rolling airframe missile launcher to intercept a RC drone during an exercise.
4 month ago
An “unacceptable threat” is being posed by the DPRK, says a senior administration official.
Journalists in Pyongyang are getting awaken and into buses apparently4 month ago
Journalists in Pyongyang are getting awaken and into buses apparently
Morning in Pyongyang North Korea  ahead of 'big event'4 month ago
Morning in Pyongyang North Korea ahead of 'big event'
4 month ago
"If its not effective, we will be effective, I promise you that." - Trump's end of thought train, on China helping turn North Korea. #NATO
4 month ago
"I really think that China's going to try very hard, and that's already started" - Trump, on China helping turn North Korea.
4 month ago
“A lot of the coal boats have been turned back” by China that were intended to go loaded to DPRK, says @POTUS.
4 month ago
China’s President Xi “wants to do the right thing. We had a very good bonding,” says @POTUS.
PacificOcean: USS America, USS San Diego and USS Pearl Harbor with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Group conduct defensive maneuvers.4 month ago
PacificOcean: USS America, USS San Diego and USS Pearl Harbor with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Group conduct defensive maneuvers.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - Mindanao, Philippines
4 month ago
Pres. Trump, who often describes China as currency manipulator, now says “they’re not currency manipulators,” he tells WSJ.
4 month ago
UNSC to condemn Syria CW use and investigate: 10 vote for, 3 abstained (China, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan). Against: Bolivia, Russia (8th Syria veto)
Reporter in Pyongyang. Says they have to leave (for the 4 month ago
Reporter in Pyongyang. Says they have to leave (for the "big event") 6:20 AM local time
4 month ago
Tillerson: Carl Vinson strike group "routinely" in Pacific and there is "no particular objective" in current course (north) to Korea
4 month ago
US officials: Despite social media rumors, US sees no signs of Chinese troops amassing near North Korea border.
4 month ago
Bangladesh executes Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami chief Mufti Abdul Hannan and his two associates: Minister
South China Sea: April 12, 2017, CH-53E Super Stallion landing on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).4 month ago
South China Sea: April 12, 2017, CH-53E Super Stallion landing on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).
Streets of Pyongyang at night4 month ago
Streets of Pyongyang at night
4 month ago
North Korea has probed banks in 31 countries to obtain hard currency through their cyber activities says @james_a_lewis
Type 818 CCG cutter now armed with HPJ-13 30 mm CIWS.4 month ago
Type 818 CCG cutter now armed with HPJ-13 30 mm CIWS.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 80km ENE of Naze, Japan
4 month ago
Russian bombers took off from East Russia's Ukrainka air base and remained in international airspace near Japan, officials say
4 month ago
Russia flew 3 Bear bombers and a spy plane near Japan today, US officials say. Latest provocation comes as Sec. Rex Tillerson visits Moscow
4 month ago
Kazakhstan has taken the decision to switch to a Latin alphabet
4 month ago
After Xi gave Trump history lesson on North Korea, China - Trump says of relations "not as simple as people would think"
Russian air forces are active over East/Japan Sea4 month ago
Russian air forces are active over East/Japan Sea
4 month ago
Trump: Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea.
.@POTUS on North Korea: 4 month ago
.@POTUS on North Korea: "We are sending an armada."
Phone conversation between Xi and @realDonaldTrump is in-depth and candid. It's a good thing for the 2 leaders to keep close contacts: Chinese FM4 month ago
Phone conversation between Xi and @realDonaldTrump is in-depth and candid. It's a good thing for the 2 leaders to keep close contacts: Chinese FM
China launches Long March 3B rocket carrying China's 1st HTS sat, SJ-13/Chinasat-16. 26 Ka- transponders, 20Gbps throughput, xenon-elec propulsion.4 month ago
China launches Long March 3B rocket carrying China's 1st HTS sat, SJ-13/Chinasat-16. 26 Ka- transponders, 20Gbps throughput, xenon-elec propulsion.
11 Abu Sayyaf members surrender in Tawi-Tawi4 month ago
11 Abu Sayyaf members surrender in Tawi-Tawi
4 month ago
Putin: Constitution of RF disallow to deprive of citizenship for leaving to IS
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 145km WSW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
4 month ago
China urges all parties to be constructive over Korea issue, says situation is very dangerous
4 month ago
According to Japanese news @nhk_news, North Korea started moving artillery to forward position on its southern border
More than 40 people hospitalized after a sulfur dioxide leak in Lianyungang, northeastern Jiangsu province4 month ago
More than 40 people hospitalized after a sulfur dioxide leak in Lianyungang, northeastern Jiangsu province
4 month ago
Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh will negatively impact the settlement of territorial dispute with India: China
4 month ago
We will take further action to safeguard China's sovereignty: Chinese foreign ministry on Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 134km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
4 month ago
Kazakhstan announces plans to move from thr Cyrillic to Latin alphabet
U.S. Marines conducted aviation delivered ground refueling for VMFA-121’s F-35B Lightning II aircraft in Japan4 month ago
U.S. Marines conducted aviation delivered ground refueling for VMFA-121’s F-35B Lightning II aircraft in Japan
Trump: I don't talk about what we're going to do (on DPRK).. but we are sending an armada, very powerful. Korea4 month ago
Trump: I don't talk about what we're going to do (on DPRK).. but we are sending an armada, very powerful. Korea
4 month ago
Magnitude 5.6 earthquake hits the Philippines: USGS
Taiwan bans eating dogs and cats as pressure grows to improve animal welfare after a spate of cruelty cases4 month ago
Taiwan bans eating dogs and cats as pressure grows to improve animal welfare after a spate of cruelty cases
4 month ago
Abu Sayyaf leader behind execution of foreigners is killed, Philippines says
4 month ago
China's Xi calls for peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions in call with Trump
Xi Jinping, @realDonaldTrump talk over phone on Peninsula, Syria issues4 month ago
Xi Jinping, @realDonaldTrump talk over phone on Peninsula, Syria issues
4 month ago
China's President says use of chemical weapons in Syria is 'unacceptable'
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 10km W of Don Carlos, Philippines
4 month ago
WC-135 "Nuclear sniffer" deployed to Okinawa
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 186km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 8km NNW of Osias, Philippines
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 144km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 248km NNW of Tobelo, Indonesia
North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked as U.S. Navy strike group steams toward the western Pacific4 month ago
North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked as U.S. Navy strike group steams toward the western Pacific
.@PressSec says Russia isolated after aligning with failed states as Iran, Syria and DPRK.4 month ago
.@PressSec says Russia isolated after aligning with failed states as Iran, Syria and DPRK.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - near the east coast of Honshu, Japan
@USNavy carrier group steaming towards Korea intended in part to be a huge deterrence to further DPRK provocations, says @PressSec.4 month ago
@USNavy carrier group steaming towards Korea intended in part to be a huge deterrence to further DPRK provocations, says @PressSec.
4 month ago
“When the president is ready to make a statement (on DPRK) he will do that,” says @PressSec.
4 month ago
Kyodo: Japan gov't leaning toward view a military strike on DPRK becoming a realistic option for US, according to the diplomatic sources.
4 month ago
Kyodo: Japan gov't leaning toward view a military strike on DPRK becoming a realistic option for US, according to the diplomatic sources.
4 month ago
Kyodo: US told Japan prior to Trump-Xi summit it could resort to military action on DPRK unless China steps up pressure on Pyongyang.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 145km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
4 month ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un recently ordered the deportation of nearly 600,000 Pyongyang residents to the suburbs, a local source told the JoongAng Ilbo Monday.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 126km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
Xi Jinping gives backing to Carrie Lam as Hong Kong’s next chief executive4 month ago
Xi Jinping gives backing to Carrie Lam as Hong Kong’s next chief executive
4 month ago
"As the newly appointed chief executive, you've a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission": President Xi to Lam
Russian Navy Vessels Make Port Call in Busan, South Korea for Friendship Visit4 month ago
Russian Navy Vessels Make Port Call in Busan, South Korea for Friendship Visit
You have a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission as newly appointed chief executive: Xi Jinping to Lam4 month ago
You have a heavy responsibility and a glorious mission as newly appointed chief executive: Xi Jinping to Lam
4 month ago
US official: US Forces Korea commander will not attend scheduled congressional testimony in late April due to security situation in Korea.
4 month ago
North Korea state media warns of nuclear strike as US warships approach
Thailand's political restrictions will not end quickly: PM Prayut4 month ago
Thailand's political restrictions will not end quickly: PM Prayut
4 month ago
Trump says US ready to solve North Korea 'problem' without China
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 148km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
Xi Jinping meets with Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, chief executive-designate of HK Special Administrative Region, in Beijing4 month ago
Xi Jinping meets with Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, chief executive-designate of HK Special Administrative Region, in Beijing
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 108km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
4 month ago
Russia, before Tillerson visit, says hopes US does not strike North Korea
4 month ago
Thai junta rejects conditional peace talks with Muslim insurgents
Philippine troops, suspected militants clash near Cebu in central Philippines; 8 dead4 month ago
Philippine troops, suspected militants clash near Cebu in central Philippines; 8 dead
2 drug traffickers arrested, 1kg of heroin worth $64k and $3,400 in cash seized: Central narcotics bureau if Singapore4 month ago
2 drug traffickers arrested, 1kg of heroin worth $64k and $3,400 in cash seized: Central narcotics bureau if Singapore
4 month ago
TASS: Head of FSB calls for introduction of additional measures for border protection.
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 161km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
4 month ago
South Korea warns of North Korea 'provocations', U.S. navy group approaches
Malaysian minister urges probe of fund transfers to North Korea4 month ago
Malaysian minister urges probe of fund transfers to North Korea
4 month ago
Philippine officials say at least 6 killed in battle between government forces, suspected militants on resort island
4 month ago
Russian cruiser Varyag has arrived to S.Korea. Region is very busy atm, with all players moving pieces.
North Korean ships head home after China orders coal returned4 month ago
North Korean ships head home after China orders coal returned
4 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 145km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines