16 July 2024
China on Wednesday dismissed the responses of countries that have criticised Hong Kong's new national security law, commonly referred to as Article 23. "All attacks and smears will never succeed and are doomed to fail," foreign ministry spokesman says
Hong Kong passes tough security law, which authorities say is needed for stability but critics fear will further erode civil rights
3 month ago
Reuters: Putin will visit China next May
China says US has 'no right' to interfere in South China Sea
Pakistani Army: Militants carried out an armed attack on March 16 on an army site, taking up positions to protect them in Afghanistan
Kabul announces the killing of eight people in Pakistani strikes on eastern Afghanistan
4 month ago
North Korea launches apparent ballistic missile, Japan Defense Ministry says
4 month ago
Resistance forces belonging to the Arakan Army (AA) have seized control of the town of Rathedaung in northern Rakhine state. The AA committed itself to fully capturing Maungdaw, Rathedaung and Buthidaung these days
An Indian media outlet reported that at least 5 international students from African countries, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan were injured when a violent crowd stormed a hostel at Gujarat University in Ahmedebad while the students were praying, the report says
4 month ago
Somali official: The Indian Navy liberates the ship MV Ruin and arrests 35 pirates
The US Ambassador to Beijing: China's position on banning TikTok is ridiculous
352-65-1: The House overwhelmingly passes a bill to effectively ban TikTok in the U.S. unless its China-based parent company, ByteDance, sells the social media platform. Rep. Jasmine Crockett (D-TX) voted "present." The bill faces an uncertain path in the Senate
President of Kazakhstan Tokayev paid a two-day state visit to Azerbaijan. Visited Shusha in Nagorno-Karabakh, noted that Karabakh will bloom with new colors, and the restoration of the region's infrastructure will contribute to the development of the entire South Caucasus
4 month ago
South Korea Defense chief calls for capabilities to 'swiftly eliminate' North Korea leadership in event of war
US Intelligence: We do not rule out that China will deliberately use TikTok to influence the US elections
"China is also watching what's happening here" per @ODNIgov's Haines, "If China sees. If they see that resolve weaken and our inability to maintain assistance that is going to be a lesson that they're going to learn for the future, for their own assertive efforts"
LCA Tejas of Indian Air Force crashes in Jaisalmer of Rajasthan. Pilots have ejected safely. No loss of life. Court of Inquiry ordered by IAF
4 month ago
South Korean suspected spy was arrested by Russian authorities
India's nuclear deterrent takes a big step forward with the flight test of an ICBM with multiple independently targetable re-entry vehicles (MIRVs). The MIRVed Agni 5, aka Divyastra, will bolster India's second-strike capability against China, engaged in a nuclear buildup frenzy
4 month ago
Iranian Army: Iranian, Russian, and Chinese naval maneuvers tomorrow in the northern Indian Ocean to enhance the security of maritime trade
Taiwan Ministry of Defense:9 PLA aircraft and 5 PLAN vessels operating around Taiwan were detected up until 6 a.m. (UTC 8) today. 4 of the aircraft entered Taiwan’s SW and northtern ADIZ. ROCArmedForces have monitored the situation and employed appropriate forces to respond4 month ago
Taiwan Ministry of Defense:9 PLA aircraft and 5 PLAN vessels operating around Taiwan were detected up until 6 a.m. (UTC 8) today. 4 of the aircraft entered Taiwan’s SW and northtern ADIZ. ROCArmedForces have monitored the situation and employed appropriate forces to respond
A US Army intelligence analyst has been arrested by the FBI after he allegedly transmitted sensitive U.S. Military information to a co-conspirator in China in exchange for approximately $42,000
U.S. House panel approves bill banning TikTok from U.S. app stores if ByteDance refuses to divest company
4 month ago
Two killed, six injured in Houthi missile strike on Liberian-owned vessel in Red Sea, marking first fatalities since Houthi campaign against international shipping. Remaining crew abandoned ship, rescued by Indian destroyer
China accuses the United States of using the Philippines as a "pawn" in the South China Sea
The Maldives has signed a military assistance deal with China after ordering Indian troops to leave, officials say.  The Maldives says its military assistance deal with Beijing comes without payment or charge, but refuses to provide further details.4 month ago
The Maldives has signed a "military assistance" deal with China after ordering Indian troops to leave, officials say. The Maldives says its "military assistance" deal with Beijing comes without payment or charge, but refuses to provide further details.
Indian embassy in Israel says it advises Indians working in Israeli border areas to relocate to safe areas within the country aftar a worker killed yesterday in Hezbollah attack. One killed, 7 wounded in Hezbollah missile attack on a border town in northern Israel
4 month ago
Chinese coast guard blocks vessels off South China Sea shoal, causing a collision, Philippines says - AP
China’s vice president urged businesses from the world’s two largest economies to boost cooperation and safeguard global supply chains
Chinese Foreign Ministry: Gaza is witnessing an unprecedented humanitarian catastrophe and the UN Security Council must move for an immediate ceasefire