The US Department of Defense on August 26 expressed its deep concern at China’s “coercive interference” in Vietnam’s longstanding oil and gas activities in the East Sea, as well as its continued "bullying tactics."
The US President Donald Trump asked to impose more sanctions on Iran and announced to look for many options of war with Iran on Wednesday (September 18) after Saudi Arabia provided evidence of Iran’s involvement in its oil plants attacks.
Russian border guards have seized two North Korean fishing boats in Russian territorial water in Sea of Japan after the crew members of the vessel fought against Russian patrol on Tuesday (September 17).
The US has said it considered the Saudi’s Aramco oil plants attacks were carried out from the southwest Iran after Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatolla Ali Khamenei had announced to cancel nuclear talks with the US on Tuesday (September 17).
The US President Donald Trump affirmed he would “probably not” visit Pyongyang after the letter of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent to Trump was revealed on Monday (September 16).
The US President Donald Trump had announced on Monday (September 16) that he was willing to support its Middle East ally Saudi Arabia to retaliate to the attack on Saudi’s Aramco oil plants.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had sent a letter to the US President Donald Trump to invite him to visit Pyongyang in August, as a South Korean newspaper Joogang Ilbo reported on Monday.
The US did not dismiss the potential meeting between its President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday (September 15) after blaming Iran for supporting the attack of Saudi Aramco oil plants, carried out by Yemeni Houthi rebels
The commander of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), on Sunday, has threatened that the US military bases and aircraft carriers were in the range of Iran’s missiles following the US’s condemnation on Saudi Aramco oil plants.
A US Navy destroyer on September 13 sailed near the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago in the East Sea, which belongs to Vietnam but is occupied by China. The Chinese Defense Ministry promptly condemned US for "trespassing into China's territory”.
The US President Donald Trump said he was willing to meet and negotiate with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the denuclearization in the Korean Peninsula on Thursday (September 12).
Norwegian People's Aid Vietnam (NPA), MAG (Mines Advisory Group) and the HALO Trust just launched a joint document on Best Practices for Cluster Munitions Remnants Survey (CMRS) in South East Asia.
On Tuesday (September 10), the UK blamed the Iran’s oil tanker Adrian Darya 1 for selling its crude oil to Syria, violating the commitments that not to carrying oil to this country before being released by Gibraltar’s authority.
Britain has been warned by China that the deployment of HMS Queen Elizabeth to the East Sea could be viewed as a “hostile action”.
North Korea has let new additional short – range projectiles blast off, one hour after expressing its hope to return to a denuclearization negotiation table with the US on Tuesday.
The US President Donald Trump gave his message that he wants a meeting with the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday (September 9) amid tension between two countries.
The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US hopes for denuclearization talks with North Korea in days, weeks on Sunday (September 8).