Map. History of Asia conflict

9 December 2019
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 297km NNW of Manokwari, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - Papua region, Indonesia
Hong Kong elections: At 2am, pan-democratic (89) vs pro-Beijing (9) #HKDCElection
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Democratic Party legislator Roy Kwong - popular in recent months for his assistance to protesters - has won in the North District Council. Pro-Beijing legislator Horace Cheung has lost his seat in the Central and Western District Council. hongkong
Democrat Andrew Chiu - whose ear was bitten off by an assailant with a knife last month - has won in Taikoo Shing on Hong Kong Island
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The Democratic Party's Lo Kin-hei has retained his seat in Lei Tung (II) constituency in Hong Kong Island South
Pro-democracy supporters are celebrating Junius Ho's defeat on the streets of Tuen Mun. One opened a bottle of champagne.  Photo: Galileo Cheng2 week ago
Pro-democracy supporters are celebrating Junius Ho's defeat on the streets of Tuen Mun. One opened a bottle of champagne. Photo: Galileo Cheng
Jocelyn Chau - who was previously arrested and attacked during the extradition bill protests - has won in North Point's City Gardens, a constituency previously uncontested by any pro-democracy challenger
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Moderate pro-Beijing legislator Michael Tien has lost his Tsuen Wan District Council seat to a pro-democracy challenger
Pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker Junius Ho loses re-election bid. He was reviled by the opposition and seen shaking hands with alleged triad gangs. This is the celebration on social media after the news hit.2 week ago
Pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker Junius Ho loses re-election bid. He was reviled by the opposition and seen shaking hands with alleged triad gangs. This is the celebration on social media after the news hit.
At HKU, newcomer democrat and former HKU student council member Camille Yam has beaten Stephen Chan — who has been in his seat for 28 years
23:20HKT Netizens posted saying no citizens was allowed to monitor to vote counting at Q24 Fu Nam station in Tseung Kwan O2 week ago
23:20HKT Netizens posted saying no citizens was allowed to monitor to vote counting at Q24 Fu Nam station in Tseung Kwan O
In Tsuen Wan's Tak Wah constituency, videos are circulating that a similar outside box of votes has been carried inside by riot police officers. The electoral officer said these were votes from hospitals or prisons.  Photo: Telegram.2 week ago
In Tsuen Wan's Tak Wah constituency, videos are circulating that a similar outside box of votes has been carried inside by riot police officers. The electoral officer said these were votes from hospitals or prisons. Photo: Telegram.
US launches new Mandarin network as Washington and Beijing battle for global influence
Crowds are angry at the Kennedy Town / Mount Davis polling station after police were seen bringing two new box of votes inside after it closed at 10:30pm. The returning officer said wheelchair users requested a change of polling station, and voted elsewhere. Photo: Screenshot
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 62km SE of Molibagu, Indonesia
Earlier on Sunday evening, pro-democracy candidate Tam Tak-chi, running in Kwun Tong's Kwong Tak constituency, claimed to have been punched by supporters of pro-Beijing rival Wilson Or. Riot police arrived and used pepper spray to separate the crowds.  Photo: Apple Daily2 week ago
Earlier on Sunday evening, pro-democracy candidate Tam Tak-chi, running in Kwun Tong's Kwong Tak constituency, claimed to have been punched by supporters of pro-Beijing rival Wilson Or. Riot police arrived and used pepper spray to separate the crowds. Photo: Apple Daily
One killed, five wounded in an IED explosion that targeted a UN vehicle in Kabul's PD9, Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi confirmed2 week ago
One killed, five wounded in an IED explosion that targeted a UN vehicle in Kabul's PD9, Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi confirmed
With polling stations for HKDCElection starting to close, the latest available turnout figures show that 2.85 million people (69% of the electorate) had voted by 9:30pm
Polls have officially closed for the 2019 District Council election at 10:30pm. Vote counting will begin shortly
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - Off the west coast of northern Sumatra
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Moments ago an explosion occurred in Kabul. Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi says the blast occurred near the Makkurian block in the 9th district of Kabul.
Hong Kong enters final hour of polling for record-breaking district council elections
Police officer Habib Rahman was gunned down in Lashkargah last night Helmand
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Taliban militants storm a checkpoint in a central Daykundi province, killing at least eight Afghan soldiers - AP citing an official
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 111km SE of Amahai, Indonesia
1830 #HKDCElections turnout 60.36%, near 2.5M voted. Highest record of all elections
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 126km E of Bitung, Indonesia
Clashes between Kashmiri youth and government forces reported from Karimabad, Pulwama where counterinsurgency ops took place. Kashmir
First after August 5: Clashes broke out between residents and government forces during an anti-militancy cordon and search operation in Kareemabad area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. A few minor injuries reported. No militant found in the area or may have escaped
Damage from artillery shell on the house in Dasht e Archi. According to local account district center is overran by Taliban although Govt. sources denies this. Kunduz2 week ago
Damage from artillery shell on the house in Dasht e Archi. According to local account district center is overran by Taliban although Govt. sources denies this. Kunduz
In Tuen Mun's Sam Shing constituency where candidate Michael Mo earlier alleged irregularities and possible intimidation, there is a moderate riot police presence. Photo: Galileo Cheng. hongkong2 week ago
In Tuen Mun's Sam Shing constituency where candidate Michael Mo earlier alleged irregularities and possible intimidation, there is a moderate riot police presence. Photo: Galileo Cheng. hongkong
Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong. Hundreds of South Koreans took to the streets of Seoul this weekend in support of HongKongProtests2 week ago
"Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong." Hundreds of South Koreans took to the streets of Seoul this weekend in support of #HongKongProtests
Two protesters at PolyU have just held a press con describing the situation there on Day 7 of the police siege. They've also encouraged people to vote in DC elections today while lamenting police have deprived them of that right.2 week ago
Two protesters at PolyU have just held a press con describing the situation there on Day 7 of the police siege. They've also encouraged people to vote in DC elections today while lamenting police have deprived them of that right.
A long queue remains in the polling station of Hoi Bun at around 4pm, where OccupyHK activist Lester Shum is running against DAB's Mok Yuen-kwan and Chow Ping-tim2 week ago
A long queue remains in the polling station of Hoi Bun at around 4pm, where OccupyHK activist Lester Shum is running against DAB's Mok Yuen-kwan and Chow Ping-tim
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Iranian security forces have managed to apprehend members of a major criminal network that has been earning profits by tax evasion and money laundering, the head of the Judiciary in the northern province of Golestan said
As of 3:30pm, Tsuen Wan is the closest among the 18 HongKong districts to reaching a 50 percent aggregate turnout rate.  Unsurprisingly, the vast and sparsely-populated Outlying Islands is the district with the lowest turnout so far2 week ago
As of 3:30pm, Tsuen Wan is the closest among the 18 HongKong districts to reaching a 50 percent aggregate turnout rate. Unsurprisingly, the vast and sparsely-populated Outlying Islands is the district with the lowest turnout so far
At 3:30pm, the 2019 District Council election turnout reached 47.26 percent. This means the turnout has exceeded that of 2015, with seven hours of voting still to go. Nearly two million people have voted2 week ago
At 3:30pm, the 2019 District Council election turnout reached 47.26 percent. This means the turnout has exceeded that of 2015, with seven hours of voting still to go. Nearly two million people have voted
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A woman in Shatin's Kwong Yuen Estate told RTHK that when she went to vote at 9am, polling station staff told her she had already voted, and any further attempt to vote would not be counted. She has since filled a complaint to electoral authorities.
1.5 million people have voted in Hong Kong as of 1:30pm. There's only 4.1 million total registered voters. and the polls are still open until 10:30pm.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 10km W of Roshtqal'a, Tajikistan
Poll date today in Hong Kong
Trade deal possible - but leave HK alone: US official
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 128km NNW of Dili, East Timor
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 39km ENE of Shikotan, Russia
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - Papua region, Indonesia
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Over 1000 who left PolyU being registered and arrested to be charged for rioting, including 300 minors, 200 extra being charged as they supported #HongKongProtests
Over 1000 who left PolyU being registered and arrested to be charged for rioting, including 300 minors, 200 extra being charged as they supported HongKongProtests
Militants' Attack Attempt at Bajor Headquarter Foiled
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 - Papua region, Indonesia
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Earlier today clashes took place between India and Pakistan armies along LoC in Rajouri. No casualties reported on either side
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Taliban's red unit commander, Noor Mohammad along with his 23 fighters were killed during operation conducted by Afghan security forces in Aq-Chashma area of Darzab district in northern Jawzjan province
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 289km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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400 civilians stranded at Zojila pass at 11,000 feet in freezing -7 degrees, rescued by Police and Indian army
Shots of the PLA troops inside their base - as seen thru binoculars from a high perch inside PolyU - with riot shields, helmets, marching four strong, while chanting loudly HongKongProtests2 week ago
Shots of the PLA troops inside their base - as seen thru binoculars from a high perch inside PolyU - with riot shields, helmets, marching four strong, while chanting loudly #HongKongProtests
Clip @jamespomfret shot for @Reuters showing at least 60 PLA troops in full riot gear drilling in an inner courtyard in Gun Club Hill barracks, a stone's throw from PolyU - suggesting an unprecedented level of preparedness amid the current protests HongKongProtests2 week ago
Clip @jamespomfret shot for @Reuters showing at least 60 PLA troops in full riot gear drilling in an inner courtyard in Gun Club Hill barracks, a stone's throw from PolyU - suggesting an unprecedented level of preparedness amid the current protests #HongKongProtests
Taliban fighters have regained control of the Qarma Qul district of northern Faryab province, source said on Saturday2 week ago
Taliban fighters have regained control of the Qarma Qul district of northern Faryab province, source said on Saturday
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Around 100 Ukrainians rallied in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong near the Chinese embassy in Kyiv on Nov. 21, the anniversary of the start of the EuroMaidan Revolution
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Lavrov called the main condition for signing a peace treaty with Japan. Tokyo should recognize Russia's sovereignty over the Kuril Islands
Former CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee has been sentenced to nearly two decades in federal prison for conspiring to spy for China. "Lee sold out his country," a U.S. attorney said in response to his sentencing
On Saturday, Hendrick Lui - a non-affiliated pro-democracy district council candidate running in North District's Shing Fuk - was arrested after questioning riot police and government workers removing posters from a local Lennon Wall.  Photo: Hendrick Lui  Facebook2 week ago
On Saturday, Hendrick Lui - a non-affiliated pro-democracy district council candidate running in North District's Shing Fuk - was arrested after questioning riot police and government workers removing posters from a local "Lennon Wall". Photo: Hendrick Lui Facebook
Decaying food scraps, dirty clothes and dangerous materials are strewn around inside the PolyU as the siege enters sixth day.2 week ago
Decaying food scraps, dirty clothes and dangerous materials are strewn around inside the PolyU as the siege enters sixth day.
The bodies of 28 Afghan refugees on Friday were repatriated to Afghanistan from Iran.   According to Nimroz officials, the refugees lost their lives in a traffic accident in an attempt to travel illegally to Turkey2 week ago
The bodies of 28 Afghan refugees on Friday were repatriated to Afghanistan from Iran. According to Nimroz officials, the refugees lost their lives "in a traffic accident" in an attempt to travel "illegally" to Turkey
At least three civilians were killed in an explosion in the central province of Kapisa on Friday. Five others, including two security personnel, were wounded in the blast. The explosion was caused by an IED placed at a market in Ala Sai district.2 week ago
At least three civilians were killed in an explosion in the central province of Kapisa on Friday. Five others, including two security personnel, were wounded in the blast. The explosion was caused by an IED placed at a market in Ala Sai district.
15 prominent Uighur activists around the world have released a video in solidarity with Hong Kong protesters
15 prominent Uighur activists around the world have released a video in solidarity with Hong Kong protesters
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 246km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 104km SE of Sinabang, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 98km S of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
As per local reports, Qaramqol area in Faryab has fallen to the Taliban after severe fighting following large Taliban ground assault. It appears Andkhoy is still under control of pro-govt forces, which are wearing thin. At least 1 Humvee destroyed by Taliban.2 week ago
As per local reports, Qaramqol area in Faryab has fallen to the Taliban after severe fighting following large Taliban ground assault. It appears Andkhoy is still under control of pro-govt forces, which are wearing thin. At least 1 Humvee destroyed by Taliban.
The video from Nangarhar showing two captured Humvees circulated earlier by pro-Taliban sources was later released by Taliban's official al-Emarah as well.2 week ago
The video from Nangarhar showing two captured Humvees circulated earlier by pro-Taliban sources was later released by Taliban's official al-Emarah as well.
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 160km NE of Kuril'sk, Russia
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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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