Map. History of Asia conflict

12 December 2019
China won't find lost F-35 stealth fighter first, says Pentagon
North Korea confirms Kim "soon" to visit Russia, according to state media
7 month ago
Despite several rounds of talks with Khalilzad, the Taliban have refused to negotiate with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's internationally recognized government.
MOD claimed killing IEA commander Zahid in Qarabagh district of Ghazni7 month ago
MOD claimed killing IEA commander Zahid in Qarabagh district of Ghazni
7 month ago
FIA arrests murder suspect from Sialkot airport
"The U.S. Navy and Sri Lankan Navy jointly agreed to conclude the Cooperation Afloat and Readiness Training (CARAT) exercise due to the attacks.We fully support our Sri Lankan partners during this tragic situation and offer our deepest condolences" Pentagon spox @davidweastburn
A State Department official confirms at least 4 U.S. citizens were killed in the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 191km NE of Miyako, Japan
Earlier today, ISIS-linked chat groups distributed pics allegedly of "the commando brothers in Sri Lanka," noting the ISIS-affiliated banner behind them. The source of the pictures is unclear, though they were not issued through official ISIS outlets.
7 month ago
Khamenei: Security issues at Pakistan-Iran borders are exigent. Terrorist groups are responsible for disturbing security at borders are backed by enemies' money andarms. Anti-security moves at Iran-Pakistan borders seek to hurt friendly relations between two countries
7 month ago
Khamenei: The dignity and majesty of the Indian peninsula was highest during the time Muslims ruled over it; and the biggest blow that the British stroke in this important area was abolishing the eminent Islamic civilization.
7 month ago
Khamenei: The relations between Iranian and Pakistani nations are profound and heartfelt. Friendly ties benefit both countries; but there are enemies opposing these ties and counter to their aspirations, the ties between Iran and Pakistan should strengthen on various arenas.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 224km SSE of Hachijo-jima, Japan
There's been a phone call between @POTUS and @RW_UNP about the SriLankaAttacks, according to @hogangidley45.
7 month ago
Khamenei: Receiving Mr. @ImranKhanPTI, the Prime Minister of Pakistan
The 6.3 magnitude Earthquake spilled the water of the swimming pool in Anchor Skysuites, a residential skyscraper at the Binondo district in Manila
7 month ago
At least 7 people were injured at the Clark International Airport due to the magnitude 6.1 earthquake.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 94km S of Luwuk, Indonesia
In Kabul, Special Representative Khalilzad will consult with the Afghan government and other Afghans to encourage all parties to work towards intra-Afghan dialogue and negotiations to determine a final peace settlement, according to @StateDept.7 month ago
"In Kabul, Special Representative Khalilzad will consult with the Afghan government and other Afghans to encourage all parties to work towards intra-Afghan dialogue and negotiations to determine a final peace settlement," according to @StateDept.
Once again today Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed a cross-border attack from Afghanistan targeting Pakistani border posts in Bajaur. As per TTP, the attack continued for three hours. No official confirmation from Pak as usual. Most cross-border attacks go unconfirmed.
The initial intelligence indications are the group responsible for the attacks in Sri Lanka was inspired by ISIS, a US official directly familiar with the initial US assessment tells @barbarastarrcnn. The official said at least four US citizens killed.
First U.S. citizen identified in Sri Lankan attacks. Dieter Kowalski from Colorado was identified as one of the Americans killed in the attacks in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Sunday, according to Pearson, the education publishing company that Kowalski worked for.
7 month ago
India says, 'We have shared with China all evidences of terrorist activities of Jaish-e-Mohammad and its leader Masood Azhar. It is for the 1267 Sanctions Committee and other authorized bodies of the U.N. to take a decision on the listing of Masood Azhar'.
Absolute chaos right near St Anthony's in Colombo. Another bomb just went off. Very loud. Rocked the ground here. Not clear if controllled. No one expected it though.
Colombo: Site of another bomb blast; seems like detonated by bomb disposal units7 month ago
Colombo: Site of another bomb blast; seems like detonated by bomb disposal units
Evacuation in Baguio Photos by Mau Victa/ Rappler Earthquake
Bomb just went off in front of @ChannelNewsAsia team. SriLanka Colombo
Fresh explosion heard in Colombo
Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology chief Renato Solidum says today's quake, which was caused by movement of a local fault, was not strong enough to trigger a tsunami or cause widespread damage.
SriLankan police told this street is closed off cause of a suspected bomb. Colombo
Sri Lanka police: 87 low explosive detonators abandoned at the Bastian Mawatha private bus station in Pettah in Colombo have been recovered
Vietnamese citizens demand withdrawal of 2 warships from Chinese naval parade after seeing scenes of 1988 Spratly Islands massacre in the official video of PLA Navy's 70th anniversary celebrations7 month ago
Vietnamese citizens demand withdrawal of 2 warships from Chinese naval parade after seeing scenes of 1988 Spratly Islands massacre in the official video of PLA Navy's 70th anniversary celebrations
6.4 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Philippines. The earthquake caused panic in Manila capital.
A magnitude 5.7 earthquake rocked parts of Luzon at 5.11pm on Monday, April 22.  Damage and aftershocks expected.7 month ago
A magnitude 5.7 earthquake rocked parts of Luzon at 5.11pm on Monday, April 22. Damage and aftershocks expected.
Addressing a joint press conference along with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, the prime minister Khan said, Islamabad is taking decisive action against the militant groups.
7 month ago
The Counter- Narcotics Police of Afghanistan discovered and seized 30 pistols during search operation in Deh Sabz district of Kabul on Monday. The pistols were recovered from a vehicle hidden in its compartments and two suspected weapon smugglers were arrested, the MoI reported.
7 month ago
Afghanistan: Security forces killed 9 insurgents, arrested 5 and rescued 10 detained by the Taliban during an on-going operation in Ghazni province
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 - 1km NNE of Gutad, Philippines
Sri Lankan president to declare nationwide emergency from midnight on Monday following Easter Day blasts
Sri Lanka says deadly Easter Sunday bombings in Colombo were carried out by the local jihadist group National Thowheed Jamath
Rouhani: Pakistani Prime Minister confirmed that Islamabad is not and will not be a member of any military alliance
The Sri Lankan government: The bombings were carried out with the help of an international terrorist network
Iranian President: We agreed with Pakistan to form a joint rapid intervention forces to counter terrorism on the borders of the two countries
7 month ago
Herat – Afghan National Security Forces have identified and arrested 30 people suspected with various criminal charges in Western province, including terrorist attacks, local authorities said.
Traders' body protests in Srinagar against cross-LoC trade suspension
Ghazni – At least nine Taliban insurgents were killed and 10 further wounded, as Afghan security forces carried an attack against the militants in Qara Bagh district of the Southeastern province.
At least eight workers were killed in a coal mine explosion in Dara-e-Soof-e-Bala district in Samangan province on Sunday, local officials said on Monday. Afghanistan7 month ago
At least eight workers were killed in a coal mine explosion in Dara-e-Soof-e-Bala district in Samangan province on Sunday, local officials said on Monday. Afghanistan
7 month ago
1 died, 3 others injured in a vehicular accident in Pandan, Catanduanes. Police report says riders were not wearing helmets when the collision occured.
Afghan security forces foil  car bombing plot in Surbi district of Kabul province.  Two rocket launchers, one PK machine gun, one AK-47 rifle and 350 kg of hashish seized as well, Afghan ministry of Interior said in a statement. Afghanistan7 month ago
Afghan security forces foil car bombing plot in Surbi district of Kabul province. Two rocket launchers, one PK machine gun, one AK-47 rifle and 350 kg of hashish seized as well, Afghan ministry of Interior said in a statement. Afghanistan
Cash truck catches fire a day ahead of polls in Srinagar. Unknown if cash was for poll distribution. Truck driver and conductor being questioned.
Bayan Muna calls Duterte ouster plot absurd, ridiculous, laughable. Says attack intended to sow fear among journalists and lawyers.
Members of the Quezon City Police District on Monday train newly appointed police commissioned officers in preparation for the coming midterm elections.
The Cagayan Valley Police reported at least 4 deaths in a drowning incident in Baggao, Iguig, and Gonzaga in Cagayan.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 53km S of Batutering, Indonesia
The number of people who died in the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka has risen sharply to 290, police say.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 25km ESE of General Luna, Philippines
On Easter Sunday, at least 8 coordinated bombing attacks struck Sri Lanka, targeting churches and hotels — At least 207 people are dead and 450 others wounded — 7 people have been detained in connection with the attacks
"At this time we are not aware of any current, credible or active threat domestically," says @DHSMcAleenan in statement on Sri Lanka Attacks. "Regardless, the Department is doing all it can to protect the homeland from potential violent extremists."
An explosive device found near Colombo international airport has been successfully diffused by Sri Lankan bomb disposal squad.
7 month ago
The Supreme Court of Afghanistan has approved the extension of President Ashraf Ghani's tenure until the upcoming presidential elections scheduled for September 28 .
Pakistan's Prime Minister Khan in Iran to talk security, ties
House in Andar district destroyed in drone strike7 month ago
House in Andar district destroyed in drone strike
Ceasefire violation at the Line of Control (LoC) after Six days. Pakistan violates ceasefire by firing at Indian army posts in Shahpur-Kandi sector, in Poonch, Jammu Kashmir
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 28km SE of Namlea, Indonesia
Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe condemned the blasts as "cowardly" and said the government was working to "contain the situation"
9 foreigners among those who dead in Colombo - Colombo Hospital
According to the Director of the National Hospital, who has collated casualty numbers from Baticaloa, Negombo and two hospitals in Colombo, puts the death toll at 138.
25 dead, 150 injured in five bomb blasts across three churches and two hotels in Sri Lanka
Explosion reported at Sri Lanka. 6 explosions reported - Police: Kochikade Church, Katuwapitiya Church, Shangri La hotel, Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Kingsbury Church, A church in Batticaloa in Sri Lanka
Two more explosions reported at Shangri-la and Cinnamon Grand Hotels in Colombo.
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 192km SSW of Bambanglipuro, Indonesia
7 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 190km NE of Palue, Indonesia
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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