Map. History of Asia conflict

28 October 2020
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 219km W of Abepura, Indonesia
China's legislature: Hong Kong courts have no power to rule on constitutionality of the city's legislation with regards to Basic Law, after HK High Court nullified face mask ban. A major contradiction of common-law judicial review in HK
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 21km NNW of Manokwari, Indonesia
11 month ago
[email protected]: Just finished a very good & cordial meeting at the White House with Jay Powell of the Federal Reserve. Everything was discussed including interest rates, negative interest, low inflation, easing, Dollar strength & its effect on manufacturing, trade with China, E.U. & others, etc
11 month ago
[email protected]: Just finished a very good & cordial meeting at the White House with Jay Powell of the Federal Reserve. Everything was discused including interest rates, negative interest, low inflation, easing, Dollar strength & its effect on manufacturing, trade with China, E.U. & others, etc
More than 40 volunteers from Protect the Children are on PolyU campus, alongside dozens of youngsters. One member explains: The reason we are staying here is that police are not letting us out.11 month ago
More than 40 volunteers from Protect the Children are on PolyU campus, alongside dozens of youngsters. One member explains: "The reason we are staying here is that police are not letting us out."
Great escape from PolyU police lockdown11 month ago
Great escape from PolyU police lockdown
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 - 1km WNW of Dancagan, Philippines
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 35km WSW of Tilamuta, Indonesia
Info: Two live feeds from HongKong's Jordan district (near PolyU) now. The visuals and the non-stop loud bangs of firing speak for themselves, even if you don't speak Cantonese.  TV:   RTHK11 month ago
Info: Two live feeds from HongKong's Jordan district (near PolyU) now. The visuals and the non-stop loud bangs of firing speak for themselves, even if you don't speak Cantonese. TV: RTHK
A group appearing to be first-aiders are arrested by police near PolyU.  Video: Supplied.11 month ago
A group appearing to be first-aiders are arrested by police near PolyU. Video: Supplied.
About a 100 secondary school students are trapped inside PolyU. More than 30 school principals are requesting the police's permission to let them enter the PolyU campus to accompany students to leave peacefully11 month ago
About a 100 secondary school students are trapped inside PolyU. More than 30 school principals are requesting the police's permission to let them enter the PolyU campus to accompany students to leave peacefully
As of 8pm, many riot police are present in Tsim Sha Tsui East, where a large group of protesters have gathered to show support to those stuck inside the besieged campus PolyU.  Photo: InMedia screenshot11 month ago
As of 8pm, many riot police are present in Tsim Sha Tsui East, where a large group of protesters have gathered to show support to those stuck inside the besieged campus PolyU. Photo: InMedia screenshot
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 138km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 144km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
11 month ago
China's ambassador to UK Liu Xiaoming is giving 3rd v strongly worded press briefing on Hong Kong crisis. He's not holding back. He warns Hong Kong risks "sliding into an abyss of chaos". He says territory's future would be "unimaginably dreadful" & says "violence must end"
A police armoured vehicle pushes through Chatham Road South near the Urban Council Cetenary Garden where protesters are massed.  Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.11 month ago
A police armoured vehicle pushes through Chatham Road South near the Urban Council Cetenary Garden where protesters are massed. Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.
CarrieLam updated her FB praising the police officer shot by an arrow in back of his left lower leg and urging rioters in PolyU to follow police's instructions11 month ago
CarrieLam updated her FB praising the police officer shot by an arrow in back of his left lower leg and urging "rioters" in PolyU to follow police's instructions
11 month ago
Police have deployed an armoured vehicle and water cannon on Chatham Road South, firing tear gas at protesters on the road. The road, in east Tsim Sha Tsui, is just to the south of the PolyU campus
More armored vehicle action and firing on Chatham Rd S11 month ago
More armored vehicle action and firing on Chatham Rd S
On Nathan Road, protesters have formed a human supply chain, passing glass bottles, umbrellas, water to the frontlines outside PolyU - where hundreds continue to be blockaded inside the campus11 month ago
On Nathan Road, protesters have formed a human supply chain, passing glass bottles, umbrellas, water to the frontlines outside PolyU - where hundreds continue to be blockaded inside the campus
11 month ago
At a police press conference, a commander says the force has arrested 51 people wearing "reporter" or "first aid" vests, citing intelligence that "some rioters would disguise themselves as fake reporters or first-aiders"
Pakistan successfully conducted training launch of SSBM  Shaheen-1 capable of delivering all types of warheads upto range of 650 KMs. Launch was aimed at testing operational readiness of Army Strategic Forces Command (ASFC) ensuring Pakistan's credible minimum deterrence11 month ago
Pakistan successfully conducted training launch of SSBM Shaheen-1 capable of delivering all types of warheads upto range of 650 KMs. Launch was aimed at testing operational readiness of Army Strategic Forces Command (ASFC) ensuring Pakistan's credible minimum deterrence
11 month ago
Derek Liu Kin-kwan, president of the PolyU student union, estimates about 600 people are still trapped on the PolyU campus
hkpolice fired beanbag rounds squarely on reporters in hostile manner a when they were still livestreaming.11 month ago
#hkpolice fired beanbag rounds squarely on reporters in hostile manner a when they were still livestreaming.
11 month ago
The government confirms that the emergency anti-mask law imposed last month will no longer be enforced the High Court has ruled it is unconstitutional.
Protesters on Chatham are dismantling their barricades and advancing mortars toward the riot police lines11 month ago
Protesters on Chatham are dismantling their barricades and advancing mortars toward the riot police lines
An injured protester is carried off the front lines in Jordan11 month ago
An injured protester is carried off the front lines in Jordan
And the inevitable teargas attack, Gascoigne Rd 16.00. Protesters have lots of fire extinguishers & have gotten really good at putting out teargas canisters with them11 month ago
And the inevitable teargas attack, Gascoigne Rd 16.00. Protesters have lots of fire extinguishers & have gotten really good at putting out teargas canisters with them
11 month ago
Russia will deliver S-400 systems to India by 2025 - Rostec head Sergei Chemezov
PolyU student chanting Liberate Hongkong before being arrested11 month ago
PolyU student chanting "Liberate Hongkong" before being arrested
A tearful mother is seen crying in Tsim Sha Tsui as she fears she may lose her children, who are   in PolyU. But one police officer questioned: isn't throwing bricks also hurting people  Video: SCMP/Alvin Lum11 month ago
A tearful mother is seen crying in Tsim Sha Tsui as she fears she may lose her children, who are in PolyU. But one police officer questioned: "isn't throwing bricks also hurting people" Video: SCMP/Alvin Lum
Kowloon Union Church in Jordan has become a place of refuge for tired protesters and volunteer medics. Two nurses help to escort an injured person into the church11 month ago
Kowloon Union Church in Jordan has become a place of refuge for tired protesters and volunteer medics. Two nurses help to escort an injured person into the church
11 month ago
Protesters in Tsim Sha Tsui have returned to Chatham Road South yet again, setting up roadblocks in front of a police cordon. Earlier, tear gas and sponge grenades were fired to disperse them
Jordan is turning into a beach as black-clad protesters tear bricks from paved sidewalks on Gascoigne Road and Nathan, break them into fragments and toss them into roads11 month ago
Jordan is turning into a beach as black-clad protesters tear bricks from paved sidewalks on Gascoigne Road and Nathan, break them into fragments and toss them into roads
11 month ago
Tsim Sha Tsui MTR station is closed after petrol bombs are thrown into it
NOW: Protestors fired upon by tear gas while fleeing the rooftop of the overpass at the Polytechnic University11 month ago
NOW: Protestors fired upon by tear gas while fleeing the rooftop of the overpass at the Polytechnic University
Long supply chain lines are forming to pass bricks to the front line where they're building a new frontline on Cameron Rd11 month ago
Long supply chain lines are forming to pass bricks to the front line where they're building a new frontline on Cameron Rd
Orange flag in TST11 month ago
Orange flag in TST
Type 002 CV passed through the Taiwan Strait last night11 month ago
Type 002 CV passed through the Taiwan Strait last night
11 month ago
Hong Kong's anti-mask law has been ruled "unconstitutional" by the city's High Court
11 month ago
Legislator Ted Hui clarifies his Facebook page that he has not been arrested and is still around PolyU campus
Riot police arrived and fired tear gas at Jordan Road to clear several hundred protesters who have been setting roadblocksalong Nathan Road - who are hoping to save PolyU students.11 month ago
Riot police arrived and fired tear gas at Jordan Road to clear several hundred protesters who have been setting roadblocksalong Nathan Road - who are hoping to save PolyU students.
A protester on the outskirts of PolyU on Gascoigne Road has reportedly been shot with a police projectile on the forehead at around 11:40am.  Photo: Stand News screenshot11 month ago
A protester on the outskirts of PolyU on Gascoigne Road has reportedly been shot with a police projectile on the forehead at around 11:40am. Photo: Stand News screenshot
Pan-dem legislator Ted Hui has also been arrested -  @ClaudiaMCMo's Facebook page11 month ago
Pan-dem legislator Ted Hui has also been arrested - @ClaudiaMCMo's Facebook page
11 month ago
Suicide bomber detonated his explosives near Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC) in eastern part of Kabul city, on Monday morning. MOI says four army members wounded according to the initial reports
Chief Executive Carrie Lam arrives at Kwong Wah Hospital to pay a visit to the police officer shot with an arrow on Sunday at the conflict outside Polytechnic University11 month ago
Chief Executive Carrie Lam arrives at Kwong Wah Hospital to pay a visit to the police officer shot with an arrow on Sunday at the conflict outside Polytechnic University
Police fired 3 or 4 rounds down at protesters from a bridge in Jordan. Looks like this guy got hit.11 month ago
Police fired 3 or 4 rounds down at protesters from a bridge in Jordan. Looks like this guy got hit.
11 month ago
Democratic Party lawmaker Ted Hui, who has stayed on campus since Sunday, says most students and radicals are already very tired after previous confrontations with police, and their supplies are running low
U.S. admin comments about what's happening in Hong Kong
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un goes ahead with air drills despite US and South Korea efforts to ease tension
11 month ago
Police have just charged up Nathan Rd from Salisbury Rd in many vans. Jumped out at Kowloon mosque where a barricaded was set. Protesters fled westward toward Canton Rd
Armed riot police raise a tear gas warning flag to protesters in Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui district  香港  video: i-Cable News11 month ago
Armed riot police raise a tear gas warning flag to protesters in Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui district 香港 video: i-Cable News
Black-clad masked protesters regroup and rebuild roadblocks at the junction of Nathan and Jordan Roads that was earlier cleared  Video: SCMP/Lilian Cheng11 month ago
Black-clad masked protesters regroup and rebuild roadblocks at the junction of Nathan and Jordan Roads that was earlier cleared Video: SCMP/Lilian Cheng
In Tsim Sha Tsui, about 100 people have been arrested by police. An officer says they are detained for fleeing from PolyU and for blocking roads  Video: SCMP/Alvin Lum11 month ago
In Tsim Sha Tsui, about 100 people have been arrested by police. An officer says they are detained for fleeing from PolyU and for blocking roads Video: SCMP/Alvin Lum
11 month ago
Police have lengthened their cordon all the way down Chatham Rd S to Mody Rd and pushed people gathered back a block or so in the area near the Science Museum. The safest place to gather at the moment is west of Chatham Rd S
At least 40 ppl arrested outside Hotel Icon in Tsim Sha Tsui, near PolyUHK. An officer at scene said some are believed to have come to rescue students under police siege and stuck inside the uni campus.11 month ago
At least 40 ppl arrested outside Hotel Icon in Tsim Sha Tsui, near PolyUHK. An officer at scene said some are believed to have come to rescue students under police siege and stuck inside the uni campus.
Morning has broken in HongKong at Poly U and it's an awful start - at least hundreds of students are inside that campus. which is on fire. Small explosions every minute. The middle of the campus is quite open so hopefully students can take refuge there11 month ago
Morning has broken in HongKong at Poly U and it's an awful start - at least hundreds of students are inside that campus. which is on fire. Small explosions every minute. The middle of the campus is quite open so hopefully students can take refuge there
I don't want another 8964 to occur in Poly U. Photo: Kero/USP United Social Press11 month ago
"I don't want another 8964 to occur in Poly U." Photo: Kero/USP United Social Press
Protestors are   trying to leave the PolyU campus as riot police fire a constant stream of tear gas at them11 month ago
Protestors are trying to leave the PolyU campus as riot police fire a constant stream of tear gas at them
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 47km SSE of Port Blair, India
Tear gas clouds the air and police spray water cannons at protesters as clashes continue into early Monday morning near Hong Kong Polytechnic University11 month ago
Tear gas clouds the air and police spray water cannons at protesters as clashes continue into early Monday morning near Hong Kong Polytechnic University
And things have gotten very intense in Jordan as the rescue team of protesters fight multiple fronts with police. Molotov's and tear gas everywhere. This is Hong Kong, 4am Monday morning11 month ago
And things have gotten very intense in Jordan as the rescue team of protesters fight multiple fronts with police. Molotov's and tear gas everywhere. This is Hong Kong, 4am Monday morning
Footage circulates on social media of the earlier scenes when police fired three warning shots on Canton Road, Jordan to disperse protesters attacking them while they hid inside an ambulance.11 month ago
Footage circulates on social media of the earlier scenes when police fired three warning shots on Canton Road, Jordan to disperse protesters attacking them while they hid inside an ambulance.
Equipment seized by Afghan security forces in an operation in Saripul.
In the aftermath of the firing of the live warning shots in Jordan, more riot police have emerged to reinforce the area.  Photo: HKFP.11 month ago
In the aftermath of the firing of the live warning shots in Jordan, more riot police have emerged to reinforce the area. Photo: HKFP.
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 35km SE of Saparua, Indonesia
11 month ago
[email protected]: Our great Farmers will recieve another major round of "cash," compliments of China Tariffs, prior to Thanksgiving. The smaller farms and farmers will be big beneficiaries. In the meantime, and as you may have noticed, China is starting to buy big again. Japan deal DONE. Enjoy
Protesters have occupied Nathan Road between Jordan & Yau Ma Tei. Shortly after these photos were taken a water cannon emerged and fired on crowds behind Eaton Hotel ok Gascoigne Rd. Tear gas fired also11 month ago
Protesters have occupied Nathan Road between Jordan & Yau Ma Tei. Shortly after these photos were taken a water cannon emerged and fired on crowds behind Eaton Hotel ok Gascoigne Rd. Tear gas fired also
[23:10] Water cannon fired on Gascoigne Road, Jordan11 month ago
[23:10] Water cannon fired on Gascoigne Road, Jordan
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 42km ESE of Gharm, Tajikistan
The moment when a police armored car caught fire after being hit by petrol bombs from student protestors at HongKong's Poly University tonight.11 month ago
The moment when a police armored car caught fire after being hit by petrol bombs from student protestors at HongKong's Poly University tonight.
The police armoured vehicle after it was set ablaze approaching Poly University11 month ago
The police armoured vehicle after it was set ablaze approaching Poly University
The police have given the protesters occupying the @HongKongPolyU campus an ultimatum that they must leave by 10 pm. Otherwise, they will storm into PolyU to make an arrest. Beleaguered, protesters are currently struggling to remain on the campus11 month ago
The police have given the protesters occupying the @HongKongPolyU campus an ultimatum that they must leave by 10 pm. Otherwise, they will storm into PolyU to make an arrest. Beleaguered, protesters are currently struggling to remain on the campus
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 131km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 13km SE of Shimoda, Japan
11 month ago
The police force has confirmed in that an acoustic device installed on its armoured vehicles was used on Sunday to deliver a warning to the protesters outside PolyU. It said the LRAD is only a broadcasting device, not a weapon as suggested by some
Clashes on the eastern footbridges of the Polytechnic University continue into the evening, as injured protesters limp away from the frontlines. One man was shot with a police bean bag round in the chin.  Photo: Stand News.11 month ago
Clashes on the eastern footbridges of the Polytechnic University continue into the evening, as injured protesters limp away from the frontlines. One man was shot with a police bean bag round in the chin. Photo: Stand News.
There are reports of police units roaming the History and Science Musems to detect any firing of arrows. Further to the outskirts of the Polytechnic University, there are reports of police stopping and searching vehicles to halt any supplies.  Photo: Viola Kam / USP11 month ago
There are reports of police units roaming the History and Science Musems to detect any firing of arrows. Further to the outskirts of the Polytechnic University, there are reports of police stopping and searching vehicles to halt any supplies. Photo: Viola Kam / USP
Video shows protesters throwing petrol bombs from the roof of a building at the Polytechnic University. Video: SCMP/Albert Han11 month ago
Video shows protesters throwing petrol bombs from the roof of a building at the Polytechnic University. Video: SCMP/Albert Han
Rounds of tear gas have been fired in Mong Kok11 month ago
Rounds of tear gas have been fired in Mong Kok
Tear gas is fired on Nathan Road in Mong Kok on Sunday afternoon.  Photo: TMHK screenshot.11 month ago
Tear gas is fired on Nathan Road in Mong Kok on Sunday afternoon. Photo: TMHK screenshot.
Kowloon Tong's City University has ordered its students to leave all dormitories by 4pm, claiming that water supplies have been contaminated.11 month ago
Kowloon Tong's City University has ordered its students to leave all dormitories by 4pm, claiming that water supplies have been contaminated.
Around 30 young protesters sit in one corner of the Polytechnic University campus in Hung Hom, manufacturing petrol bombs while others cart them away to the frontline. Video: SCMP/Albert Han11 month ago
Around 30 young protesters sit in one corner of the Polytechnic University campus in Hung Hom, manufacturing petrol bombs while others cart them away to the frontline. Video: SCMP/Albert Han
Protesters are using home-made catapults to shoot petrol bombs at the water cannon and two armoured vehicles near to Polytechnic University, almost hitting the vehicles11 month ago
Protesters are using home-made catapults to shoot petrol bombs at the water cannon and two armoured vehicles near to Polytechnic University, almost hitting the vehicles
Reports suggest that police have tested the use of an LRAD - a device emitting sound waves to cause dizziness to people on the scene - at Polytechnic University. Photo: CityUSU screenshot11 month ago
Reports suggest that police have tested the use of an LRAD - a device emitting sound waves to cause dizziness to people on the scene - at Polytechnic University. Photo: CityUSU screenshot
Two police water cannons again sprayed blue dye at protesters outside the Polytechnic University, who responded by throwing petrol bombs. The two vehicles, however, are not advancing through the protesters' defence line. Video: SCMP/Phila Siu11 month ago
Two police water cannons again sprayed blue dye at protesters outside the Polytechnic University, who responded by throwing petrol bombs. The two vehicles, however, are not advancing through the protesters' defence line. Video: SCMP/Phila Siu
Some protesters are moving to the other side of campus, where rumour has it that pro-Beijing supporters are gearing up.  There are still over 100 stationed in the area where police fired water cannon with blue dye earlier11 month ago
Some protesters are moving to the other side of campus, where rumour has it that pro-Beijing supporters are gearing up. There are still over 100 stationed in the area where police fired water cannon with blue dye earlier
11 month ago
Kabul crime kingpin Hamid, also known as Changiz, who was involved in kidnappings, murders and armed robbery arrested along with his men: NDS
The water cannon trucks stand by at the junction after firing shortly before 3pm. Photo: Stand News screenshot.11 month ago
The water cannon trucks stand by at the junction after firing shortly before 3pm. Photo: Stand News screenshot.
Police say through a loudspeaker that protesters must stop putting metal spikes on the ground, adding that the force is filming their actions. Spikes have constantly been used by protesters to pierce police vehicles' tyres11 month ago
Police say through a loudspeaker that protesters must stop putting metal spikes on the ground, adding that the force is filming their actions. Spikes have constantly been used by protesters to pierce police vehicles' tyres
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 157km NNW of Sabang, Indonesia
Earlier - A police on media liaison duty was shot by an arrow in his leg outside Poly U, where antielab protesters and police are in a stand off. Water cannons and tear gas deployed earlier11 month ago
Earlier - A police on media liaison duty was shot by an arrow in his leg outside Poly U, where antielab protesters and police are in a stand off. Water cannons and tear gas deployed earlier
The current standstill at POLYU has run beyond 30 minutes. Tension still in the air but intensity lowered and rhythm slowed, like the Molotov that looks tepid11 month ago
The current standstill at POLYU has run beyond 30 minutes. Tension still in the air but intensity lowered and rhythm slowed, like the Molotov that looks tepid
Out for the LRAD. It was raised on one vehicle earlier, they might be considering using this today11 month ago
Out for the LRAD. It was raised on one vehicle earlier, they might be considering using this today
From @hkgetv telegram- Toxic level of cyanide can be detected in PolyU. The meter could only measure up to 30 ppm. The level of cyanide detected was so high that the meter overloaded11 month ago
From @hkgetv telegram- Toxic level of cyanide can be detected in PolyU. The meter could only measure up to 30 ppm. The level of cyanide detected was so high that the meter overloaded
@DRDO_India & @adgpi successfully conducted the night trial of the surface-to-surface medium ranged nuclear capable Agni II, off the coast of Odisha.
The United States and South Korea postpone a joint military air exercise that North Korea has criticized as provocative
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 159km ESE of Mohean, India
11 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 139km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
3 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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