The White House on Aug 20 accused China of "bullying tactics" in the increasingly tense waters of the East Sea and said it would resist Beijing on the dispute.
North Korea announced not to restart the nuclear talks with the US if the US continued its military actions on Thursday after US envoy for North Korea Stephen Beigun paid a visit to South Korea.
Russia and China requested U.N Security Council to hold a meeting on Thursday as US has recently fired its medium-range ground-launched cruise missile after withdrawing from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Force (INF) treaty.
The US has threatened to impose “sanctions” if the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1 transferred oil to Syria on Tuesday (August 20) after this oil tanker get free and sail to Greece.
US President Donald Trump on Aug 20 said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the US economy.
The US State Department on Tuesday (Aug 20) approved the sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan, in a move angered Beijing.
The US has confirmed that it launched a medium – range cruise missile test on Monday (August 19) following its withdrawal from Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty.
Iran’s oil tanker Adrian Darya 1 had reached to Greece on Monday (August 19) following the release of Gibraltar authority. However, the US gave a caution to Greece and other Mediterranean ports against assisting this tanker.
Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on August 19 ordered the filing of diplomatic protests over Chinese warships passing through Philippine waters.
Iran’s oil tanker had departed from Gibraltar on August 18 after Gibraltar authority turned down the US justice department’s warrant to capture this tanker as connecting to Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) which the US labeled as a “terrorist
China and North Korea will boost military cooperation and work together to assure security in the Asia Pacific, a high-ranking Chinese commander has said.
The series of incursions of Chinese warships into Philippine waters is becoming an irritant to the defense establishment, which worries that such presence without proper coordination may lead to unnecessary confrontation, said Defense Secretary Delfi
Gibraltar authority made a decision to release Iran’s Grace 1 oil tanker on August 15 even though the US had asked to keep it.
The crew of a Ural Airlines aircraft is being hailed as heroes after making an emergency landing in a farmer's field near Moscow with no fatalities among the 233 people on board.
North Korea has shot two new unidentified projectiles into its eastern coast on Friday due to the joint military exercise after rejecting inter – Korean talks.
The Armed Forces of the Philippines Western Mindanao Command (AFP-Westmincom) has reported 5 Chinese warships passed Philippine waters in July and August 2019.
Iran’s Grace 1 oil tanker will be released on Thursday after a month being held by the UK for an accusation of breaching EU sanctions.