Posted at 12:38 pm , on August 17, 2016
Greeting Readers: The latest Asian Headline News to be read in two minutes or less. Three security personnel shot dead in India Administered Kashmir. North Korean deputy ambassador defects with …
Source: Channel News Asia Briefs #29
Posted at 12:37 pm , on August 17, 2016
The latest Asian Headline News to be read in two minutes or less.
- Three security personnel shot dead in India Administered Kashmir.
- North Korean deputy ambassador defects with family to Seoul.
- North Korean restaurant workers in Seoul released from detention.
- North Korea announce resumption of plutonium production.
- Malayan tanker with diesel load high-jacked by crew over pay issue.
- 32,000 Turkish prisoners released to make way for arrested coup members.
- Russia uses Iran airbase first time for bombing Syrian targets.
- Saudi Arabian air strikes kill 18 in In Yemen.
- Japan Protests additional incursions by China in disputed island area.
- China, ASEAN to complete framework for South China Sea by 2017.
- 1,800 academia petition closing of Australia immigrant detention center.
- Human Rights groups demand closure of Nauru Island detention center.
- Trump overhauls senior campaign team again.
- U. S. VP Biden visits Belgrade where large crowds shout “We Want Trump.”
Odd Asian news reports:
- Indian man killed by throat slashed by kite string.
- Malaysian toddler drowns in water bucket in bathroom.
- Florida teenager bites off man’s nose at murder scene.
All the Best.