Map. History of Asia conflict

16 December 2019
As per local reports, multiple civilians were killed in an Afghan Army raid in Logar. Media reports also confirm civilian casualties. Interestingly, @KarzaiH blamed U.S. for the raid, which either means he's just doing politics as usual or U.S. provided air support3 month ago
As per local reports, multiple civilians were killed in an Afghan Army raid in Logar. Media reports also confirm civilian casualties. Interestingly, @KarzaiH blamed U.S. for the raid, which either means he's just doing politics as usual or U.S. provided air support
3 month ago
[email protected]: Big Trade Deal just agreed to with Prime Minister Abe of Japan. Will be great for our Farmers, Ranchers and more. Really big Corn purchase
Officers are blocking the road at the junction of Sha Tsui Road and Chung On Street in Tsuen Wan. But protesters do not seem to be around  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Officers are blocking the road at the junction of Sha Tsui Road and Chung On Street in Tsuen Wan. But protesters do not seem to be around #HongKongProtests
3 month ago
Hong Kong Police Force has confirmed actual gun was fired on Sha Tsui Road, Tsuen Wan.
This is the full video taken at the Tai Wo Hau mtr. Some first aiders in the area said that another commuter was taken by the police. antiELAB3 month ago
This is the full video taken at the Tai Wo Hau mtr. Some first aiders in the area said that another commuter was taken by the police. #antiELAB
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 34km SSW of Karangbadar Kidul, Indonesia
Screengrab from Apple Daily shows two officers point their guns at antiELAB protesters and some reporters near Yi Pei Square in Tsuen Wan3 month ago
Screengrab from Apple Daily shows two officers point their guns at antiELAB protesters and some reporters near Yi Pei Square in Tsuen Wan
A small brawl has just happened at the Tai Wo Hau mtr, as the riot police entered the station and pined down a man who was standing there — without any gear. Residents who witnessed the scene were angry at the police.3 month ago
A small brawl has just happened at the Tai Wo Hau mtr, as the riot police entered the station and pined down a man who was standing there — without any gear. Residents who witnessed the scene were angry at the police.
Police fired one shot to the sky during the clashes with protesters3 month ago
Police fired one shot to the sky during the clashes with protesters
Police have guns out and are pointing them at people on Sha Tsui Road  Video: SCMP @jeffielam3 month ago
Police have guns out and are pointing them at people on Sha Tsui Road Video: SCMP @jeffielam
Riot police have arrived to back up officers who had just pointed their revolvers at protesters and reporters3 month ago
Riot police have arrived to back up officers who had just pointed their revolvers at protesters and reporters
A lot of police running near Yi Pei Square 二陂坊3 month ago
A lot of police running near Yi Pei Square 二陂坊
Reuters: US White House says when President Donald Trump said he had second thoughts about escalating the trade war with China earlier in the day, he meant that he wished he had raised tariffs on Beijing even higher
Police arrest at least a dozen as they push through Yeung Uk Road as night falls. Photo: @SiuSinGallery  HKFP3 month ago
Police arrest at least a dozen as they push through Yeung Uk Road as night falls. Photo: @SiuSinGallery HKFP
Water cannon deployed toward  Hong Kong protesters3 month ago
Water cannon deployed toward Hong Kong protesters
A Rohingya woman talks to these massive crowds of refugees in the Bangladeshi camps at the memorial for the attacks that forced most of their population into becoming refugees. The UN has called those attacks genocidal
Protesters have barricades themselves inside Citywalk mall after police rushed the overpass connecting to this second-floor door  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters have barricades themselves inside Citywalk mall after police rushed the overpass connecting to this second-floor door #HongKongProtests
Some protesters were arrested after riot police began advancing in Tsuen Wan at around 6:30pm. In full:  Photo: InMedia3 month ago
Some protesters were arrested after riot police began advancing in Tsuen Wan at around 6:30pm. In full: Photo: InMedia
Facing down riot police line at Chung On and Yeung Uk as new barriers go up3 month ago
Facing down riot police line at Chung On and Yeung Uk as new barriers go up
Footage from on the ground shows two water cannon vehicles heading down Yuen Uk road behind police  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Footage from on the ground shows two water cannon vehicles heading down Yuen Uk road behind police #HongKongProtests
Police clearing street now, water cannon behind them3 month ago
Police clearing street now, water cannon behind them
Scenes of the protester-police clashes in Tsuen Wan at around 6pm Sunday.  In full:  Photo: @SiuSinGallery  HKFP.3 month ago
Scenes of the protester-police clashes in Tsuen Wan at around 6pm Sunday. In full: Photo: @SiuSinGallery HKFP.
Tear gas at Yeung Uk Road again antiELAB3 month ago
Tear gas at Yeung Uk Road again #antiELAB
Protesters have thrown six petrol bombs in total on Yeung Uk Road - to loud cheers from the crowd  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters have thrown six petrol bombs in total on Yeung Uk Road - to loud cheers from the crowd #HongKongProtests
Trump on Kim Jong Un's short-range missile tests: I'm not happy about it, but again he's not in violation of the agreement.  Japan's Abe: Our position is very clear, that the launch of short range ballistic missiles by NK really violates the relevant UN security council resolutions.3 month ago
Trump on Kim Jong Un's short-range missile tests: "I'm not happy about it, but again he's not in violation of the agreement." Japan's Abe: "Our position is very clear, that the launch of short range ballistic missiles by NK really violates the relevant UN security council resolutions."
More petrol bombs and bricks at Nina towers in Hong Kong3 month ago
More petrol bombs and bricks at Nina towers in Hong Kong
Hong Kong protesters not being put off by tear gas at Nina towers3 month ago
Hong Kong protesters not being put off by tear gas at Nina towers
Crowds are becoming dense as protesters pour into Tsuen Wan Park, the official end of the approved march route. They fill walkways through the park, the site of a planned three-hour rally until 8pm  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Crowds are becoming dense as protesters pour into Tsuen Wan Park, the official end of the approved march route. They fill walkways through the park, the site of a planned three-hour rally until 8pm #HongKongProtests
Hundreds of protesters are leaving Kwai Chung Sports Ground and beginning the walk to Tsuen Wan Park. Those leaving are chanting Hongkongers, add oil. And five major demands  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Hundreds of protesters are leaving Kwai Chung Sports Ground and beginning the walk to Tsuen Wan Park. Those leaving are chanting "Hongkongers, add oil." And "five major demands" #HongKongProtests
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 112km E of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
3 month ago
KCNA: "Huang Kunmingexpressed his expectation that the party papers of the two countries would boostcooperation to promote the development of the traditional friendship between China and the DPRK. Attending there wereofficials of the Chinese People's Daily."
3 month ago
KCNA: "A delegation of the Rodong Sinmun Offices of the DPRK headed by Deputy Editor-in-Chief Kim Jin Su on a visit to China met and had a talk with Huang Kunming, head of the Publicity Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), on August 23."
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 72km ENE of Mutsu, Japan
3 month ago
[email protected]: When I looked up to the sky and jokingly said "I am the chosen one," at a press conference two days ago, referring to taking on Trade with China, little did I realize that the media would claim that I had a "Messiah complex." They knew I was kidding, being sarcastic, and just
22:24 HKT SSP  Black flag (Warning of Tear Smoke) outside of Sham Shui Po Police Station on Yen Chow Street3 month ago
22:24 HKT SSP Black flag (Warning of Tear Smoke) outside of Sham Shui Po Police Station on Yen Chow Street
Dozens of protesters have taken a train from Lok Fu to Sham Shui Po. They are shouting slogans in the MTR station, including: Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times3 month ago
Dozens of protesters have taken a train from Lok Fu to Sham Shui Po. They are shouting slogans in the MTR station, including: "Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times"
3 month ago
Asked if he'll be telling @POTUS not to escalate the trade war with China, UK Prime Minister @BorisJohnson responds, "You bet."
3 month ago
Protesters have reportedly disassembled smart CCTV lamp posts in Kwung Tong and it's the same tech as used in Xinjiang
20:59 at Wong Tai Sin: Footage as tear gas fired3 month ago
20:59 at Wong Tai Sin: Footage as tear gas fired
Tear gas just fired in Wong Tai Sin3 month ago
Tear gas just fired in Wong Tai Sin
20:38 in Wong Tai Sin: Protestors blocked off all six lanes at Lung Cheung Road3 month ago
20:38 in Wong Tai Sin: Protestors blocked off all six lanes at Lung Cheung Road
Wang Tai Sin police residential compound again being targeted by radical activists in HongKong. Police families live here.3 month ago
Wang Tai Sin police residential compound again being targeted by radical activists in HongKong. Police families live here.
Protesters have gathered in Wong Tai Sin and are blocking some lanes on Lung Cheung Road, a major throughfare  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters have gathered in Wong Tai Sin and are blocking some lanes on Lung Cheung Road, a major throughfare #HongKongProtests
According to the Hospital Authority, six people were sent to hospital, with one male in a serious condition and the others in a stable condition3 month ago
According to the Hospital Authority, six people were sent to hospital, with one male in a serious condition and the others in a stable condition
HongKong MTR suspended train services between Choi Hung and Tiu Keng Leng stations, and use trains to transport police officers to Kowloon Bay, one of the stations closed which should've normally been open to public. An MTR spokesman confirmed this by saying police can't get3 month ago
HongKong MTR suspended train services between Choi Hung and Tiu Keng Leng stations, and use trains to transport police officers to Kowloon Bay, one of the stations closed which should've normally been open to public. An MTR spokesman confirmed this by saying police can't get
19:26 at Ngau Tau Kok:  Protestors are back in KwunTong Road walking toward Choi Hung MTR station3 month ago
19:26 at Ngau Tau Kok: Protestors are back in KwunTong Road walking toward Choi Hung MTR station
Shells and bases of tear gas canisters collected at Telford Garden in Kowloon Bay. Prints, including dates, have been scratched to unrecognizable. Source: CiyuU SU Editorial Board antiELAB3 month ago
Shells and bases of tear gas canisters collected at Telford Garden in Kowloon Bay. Prints, including dates, have been scratched to unrecognizable. Source: CiyuU SU Editorial Board #antiELAB
3 month ago
MTR confirms it put on a special train just for the HongKong police after closing several stations because of an #ExtraditionBill protest
Protesters have been on the retreat, heading to Ngau Tau Kok, after riot police cleared barricades on Kwun Tong Road. Riot police have  arrived on Ting Yip Street3 month ago
Protesters have been on the retreat, heading to Ngau Tau Kok, after riot police cleared barricades on Kwun Tong Road. Riot police have arrived on Ting Yip Street
The scene from Wai Yip Street, photos by SCMP's Sam Tsang. HongKongProtests3 month ago
The scene from Wai Yip Street, photos by SCMP's Sam Tsang. #HongKongProtests
Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok have taken over Kwun Tong Road in the direction of the eastern tunnel. They have built barricades and cut off traffic.  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok have taken over Kwun Tong Road in the direction of the eastern tunnel. They have built barricades and cut off traffic. #HongKongProtests
Police fire tear gas at the crowds still gathered on Wai Yip St3 month ago
Police fire tear gas at the crowds still gathered on Wai Yip St
18:12 Protestors throwing bricks from bridge, police respond with tear gas. Police charging forward along Wai Yip St3 month ago
18:12 Protestors throwing bricks from bridge, police respond with tear gas. Police charging forward along Wai Yip St
President Ghani left Kabul to Saudi Arabia on Saturday afternoon, the Presidential Palace says in a statement, adding that the president will meet with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud3 month ago
President Ghani left Kabul to Saudi Arabia on Saturday afternoon, the Presidential Palace says in a statement, adding that the president will meet with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
PM @narendramodi conferred UAE's highest civilian award 'Order of Zayed'
Police in Hong Kong detain several protesters as a standoff in a working-class district turns violent3 month ago
Police in Hong Kong detain several protesters as a standoff in a working-class district turns violent
17:08 HKT, NgauTauKok According to Stand News livestream, an AntiELAB protestor was shot in the left eye by HongKong police bean bag round.  He has been carried to an ambulance3 month ago
17:08 HKT, #NgauTauKok According to Stand News livestream, an AntiELAB protestor was shot in the left eye by HongKong police bean bag round. He has been carried to an ambulance
3 month ago
Tear gas has been fired on Wai Yip Street outside Ngau Tau Kok police station after clashes between police and protesters. Protesters had thrown projectiles at officers HongKongProtests
Scenes from the ground as tear gas is fired. Photos: SCMPSam Tsang  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Scenes from the ground as tear gas is fired. Photos: SCMPSam Tsang #HongKongProtests
Police in Kowloon Bay have pushed protesters out of the space near the Zero Carbon Building, the end point of today's assembly. Sheung Yuet Road was also cleared.  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Police in Kowloon Bay have pushed protesters out of the space near the Zero Carbon Building, the end point of today's assembly. Sheung Yuet Road was also cleared. #HongKongProtests
Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok are dismantling street fences to build barricades, while officers have formed a line of defence outside the police station.  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters in Ngau Tau Kok are dismantling street fences to build barricades, while officers have formed a line of defence outside the police station. #HongKongProtests
A protester in Ngau Tau Kok is taken away in an ambulance, his eyes bandaged. Fellow demonstrators shout It'll be OK as he is lifted into the vehicle  HongKongProtests3 month ago
A protester in Ngau Tau Kok is taken away in an ambulance, his eyes bandaged. Fellow demonstrators shout "It'll be OK" as he is lifted into the vehicle #HongKongProtests
Protesters have built a barricade on Wai Yip Street, near Ngau Tau Kok police station. Some are waving the US flag, while others cover one eye in a gesture that's become familiar in recent weeks  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Protesters have built a barricade on Wai Yip Street, near Ngau Tau Kok police station. Some are waving the US flag, while others cover one eye in a gesture that's become familiar in recent weeks #HongKongProtests
Commuters, residents and protesters condemned the MTR's decision to suspend services today, some calling the rail operator hypocrites  HongKongProtests3 month ago
Commuters, residents and protesters condemned the MTR's decision to suspend services today, some calling the rail operator "hypocrites" #HongKongProtests
At nearby KT Plaza, most of the shops have shut, with access to Kwun Tong MTR also closed. About 100 protesters are milling about the area.  HongKongProtests3 month ago
At nearby KT Plaza, most of the shops have shut, with access to Kwun Tong MTR also closed. About 100 protesters are milling about the area. #HongKongProtests
3 month ago
KCNA: "The DPRK supports the measures taken by the Chinese party and government to solve the problem by way of executing the law with the power of self-control and hopes that their measures would yield desired fruits as early as possible."
3 month ago
KCNA: "The Chinese Party and government areensuring rights and freedom of inhabitants according to the basic law and handling hooligans through legal actions. As the issue of Hong Kong pertains to China's internal affairs, no one has the right to interfere in it."
3 month ago
KCNA: "Extremistsare openly asserting the intervention in the crisis by the U.S. and other Western forces, chanting 'Let's capture Hong Kong' and other slogans. It is the steadfastwill of the Chinese party and government to maintain the line of 'one country and two systems'"
3 month ago
KCNA: "The situation is getting serious in Hong Kong, China as demonstrations against the revision of the lawhave assumed the tendency of opposing the social system and the governmentInterference by the outside world is making the Hong Kong crisis more and more complicated."
3 month ago
US Forces Convoy Attacked In Parwan
3 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 128km E of Namie, Japan
3 month ago
[email protected]: For all of the Fake News Reporters that don't have a clue as to what the law is relative to Presidential powers, China, etc., try looking at the Emergency Economic Powers Act of 1977. Case closed
3 month ago
Reuters: Simon Cheng, employee of British consulate iin HongKong detained in Shenzhen, China, has released on Saturday - police
"No, I don't think so," @POTUS responds to my question of whether Kim violated a pledge to him with latest missile launches. "He likes testing missiles."
"I'm always open to talks," @POTUS replies to my question if he still wants trade talks next month with China
From senior US official: "We are aware of reports of a missile launch from North Korea, and continue to monitor the situation. We are consulting closely with our Japanese and South Korean allies."
3 month ago
NSC members express 'strong concern' about North Korea's launch of projectiles
Japan Ministry of Defence says North Korea is believed to have launched a ballistic missile
3 month ago
Cheong Wa Dae to hold NSC meeting on North Korea's launch of projectiles
3 month ago
Cheong Wa Dae: National Security Council set to meet over North Korea projectile launch
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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