16 July 2024
3 month ago
Yoon approves resignation of ambassador to Australia amid controversy over his appointment
North Korean Foreign Minister: We will respond strictly to any Japanese interference in our sovereignty
The head of Russian foreign intelligence Naryshkin visited the DPRK
Russia is shipping oil to North Korea in full defiance of UN sanctions
3 month ago
Putin spoke with Tokayev, the President of Kazakhstan emphasized that he strongly condemns the terrorist attack in Crocus, and conveyed words of sympathy and support - Kremlin.
Russia and China veto US resolution for truce in Gaza in the Security Council
China's representative in the Security Council: There is an alternative draft resolution that achieves balance, proposed by several countries, and we support it
China's Special Representative for Eurasian Affairs, Li Hui, expressed China's support for an international peace conference involving Russia and Ukraine on equal terms. Li emphasized China's readiness to accept anything that aids de-escalation and negotiations. China has submitted proposals to ensure the success of the peace conference planned by Switzerland for this summer
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Taiwan Ministry of Defense: Overall 20 PLA aircraft in various types (including Su-30, Y-8, UAVs, etc.) were detected from 1930 hr today. Out of which, 9 crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait and entered the north, central and south parts of Taiwan’s ADIZ in conducting joint combat patrol
Pakistani Defense Minister: We are not looking for a conflict with the Taliban, and we do not want to enter Afghanistan
3 month ago
Taiwan detects 32 Chinese warplanes around island in 24 hours, defence ministry says
US Department of State: We condemn Burma’s military government’s implementation of a new law to forcibly conscript young people into military service. This complicates steps towards peace & comes two years after @SecBlinken determined the government committed genocide & crimes against humanity against Rohingya
3 month ago
South Korea, U.S. agree to form consultative body to address North Korea's oil smuggling
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