World News   East Asia
Dynamic MapReport
East Asia Timeline Friday, November 17 Bookmark and Share     Author
Search World News Atlas:
World News (13) South Asia (955) Middle East (1731) Africa (993) Latin America (819) North America (1529) East Asia
Disasters (178) Politics (171) Crime (112) Business (90) Sports (62) War (135)
China Korea Southeast Asia Indonesia Japan
2000-2017 Map
Events 2017 (21) 2016 (26) 2015 (73) 2014 (127) 2013 (99) 2012 (53) 2011 (62) 2010 (77) 2009 (85) 2008 (81) 2007 (56) 2006 (59) 2005 (57) 2004 (24) 2003 (41) 2002 (23) 2001 (16) 2000 (2)
East Asia on Wikipedia East Asia on Web
Chart Time by Topic Chart Time by Location Chart Location by Topic
Xi Jinping (43)   Constitution (125)   Beijing Shi (8)   Beijing Leftist (22)   Ballistic Missile (18)

Visit Main Event: North Korean soldier is sh...
East Asia on Google Map

B. 11-16 Famed explorer missing for weeks in dangerous jungle spotted Porgera, Papua New Guinea
11-13 North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ Panmunjom, North Korea
3. 11-12 Trump arrives in Manila, Philippines Manila
4. 11-10 Trump travels to Danang, Vietnam Danang, Vietnam
F. 11-10 TPP trade deal talks move forward despite Canada wobble Vietnam
6. 11-08 Trump strikes warmer tone with Xi Jinping Beijing
7. 11-07 Donald Trump warns North Korea: 'Do not try us' parliament, Seoul, South Korea
I. 11-06 Manus refugees: Court rules against restoring services Manus Island, Papua New Guinea
9. 11-06 Trump arrives in S Korea with focus on Pyongyang South Korea

Recent Summary.     Click for More >   Communist Party congress begins in Beijing Map of Great Hall of the People Beijing China  President Xi Jinping addressed more than 2,000 delegates for more than 3 hours. The closed-door summit, which takes place once every 5 years North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan   The missile reached an estimated altitude of about 770km (478 miles) and travelled 3,700km before landing in the sea off Hokkaido North Korea says missile test shows all US within range  North Korea has hailed as a success its latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile describing it as a 'stern warning' for the US North Korea fired missile into Japanese waters   North Korea reportedly launched a ballistic missile Tuesday as part of a string of test-firings in recent months, South Korea's military sai... Over 140 people feared buried by China landslide
  Communist Party inserts Xi into party constitution Map of Great Hall of the People Beijing China


year 2017
... more >
Oct. 23   Beijing
  China's ruling Communist Party amended its constitution to add President Xi Jinping's name and ideology in an extension of his formidable political sway
Oct.17   Beijing
Sep.14   Northern Japan
Jul.28   North Korea
Jul.3   North Korea
Jun.23   Sichuan




     * Time by Topic * Time by Location * Location by Topic
East Asia, 21st Century, Time by Topic
Time Disasters Politics War & Army Crime
2017
Disasters
2017 2017
Disasters
Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassi...
War & Army
2017 2017
War & Army
Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassi...
2016
Disasters
2016 2016
Disasters
North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
North Korea claims success in fifth nuclear t...
Crime
2016 2016
Crime
2015
Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions
Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks i...
35 dead as plane crashes into Taiwan river
North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'exe...
Singaporeans mourn death of founding father L...
Six million attend outdoor Pope Francis' Mass
North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'exe...
North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'exe...
2014
Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on b...
Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship...
Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane ...
HK students scuffle with police in chaotic pr...
War & Army
2014 2014
War & Army
Crime
2014 2014
Crime
2013
Hundreds feared dead in typhoon
North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
China establishes 'air-defence zone' over Eas...
US spy leaker 'defending liberty'
North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
China establishes 'air-defence zone' over Eas...
North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
2012
Disasters
2012 2012
Disasters
Woman gang-raped in India dies
Xi heads new Chinese leadership
China dissident 'in US embassy'
North Korea launches rocket
Woman gang-raped in India dies
Bo Xilai's wife convicted of murder
2011
Philippines storm kills hundreds
Water radiation millions of times over limit
Massive quake, tsunami hit Japan
N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
Crime
2011 2011
Crime
2010
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Politics
2010 2010
Politics
Artillery fire on Korea border
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Crime
2010 2010
Crime
2009
Indonesia quake death kills thousands
Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing
Hatoyama takes over as PM
N. Korea conducted second nuclear test
Death toll rises in massacre
2008
3 babies dead, 6,200 ill from milk formula
Quake death toll 50,000
Politics
2008 2008
Politics
War & Army
2008 2008
War & Army
Crime
2008 2008
Crime
2007
Disasters
2007 2007
Disasters
Politics
2007 2007
Politics
Chinese test missile obliterates satellite
Crime
2007 2007
Crime
2006
Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing
Java quake kills 6,000
Politics
2006 2006
Politics
North Korea claims nuclear test
North Korea tests long-range missile
Crime
2006 2006
Crime
2005
Disasters
2005 2005
Disasters
Protests target Japan
War & Army
2005 2005
War & Army
Crime
2005 2005
Crime
2004
9.0 Quake leaves 212,000 dead
Politics
2004 2004
Politics
War & Army
2004 2004
War & Army
Crime
2004 2004
Crime
2003
Twins dead after separation
First alert over SARS
Politics
2003 2003
Politics
War & Army
2003 2003
War & Army
Crime
2003 2003
Crime
2002
Disasters
2002 2002
Disasters
Politics
2002 2002
Politics
War & Army
2002 2002
War & Army
183 people dead after bomb blasts
2001
U.S. spy plane lands in China
Politics
2001 2001
Politics
U.S. spy plane lands in China
Crime
2001 2001
Crime

     *
Time by Topic * Time by Location * Location by Topic



Add a favorite (file a bookmark) to East Asia Timeline

Please send feedback to: support@mapreport.com

Advertise on East Asia Page

Legend  

XML

Details:

North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ Thailand begins royal cremation for late King   Communist Party inserts Xi into party constitution Map of Great Hall of the People Beijing China


year 2017 ... more > Top ^



November 2017 ... more > Top ^
Nov. 13   North Korea
Nov. 12  Manila  Trump arrives in Manila, Philippines
Nov. 8  Beijing  Trump strikes warmer tone with Xi Jinping
Nov. 7  South Korea  Donald Trump warns North Korea: 'Do not try us'
Nov. 4  Tokyo  Trump lands in Japan, kicking off first Asia trip


October 2017 ... more > Top ^
Oct. 25   Bangkok
Oct. 24  Beijing  No heir anointed as Xi reveals top leadership
Oct. 23   Beijing  
  China's ruling Communist Party amended its constitution to add President Xi Jinping's name and ideology in an extension of his formidable political sway
Oct. 22   Tokyo Japan's Abe on track for landslide victory Oct.17   Beijing     Communist Party congress begins in Beijing Map of Great Hall of the People Beijing China
  President Xi Jinping addressed more than 2,000 delegates for more than 3 hours. The closed-door summit, which takes place once every 5 years


September 2017 ... more > Top ^
Sep.14   Northern Japan   North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan
Map of Hokkaido Japan
  The missile reached an estimated altitude of about 770km (478 miles) and travelled 3,700km before landing in the sea off Hokkaido
Sep.2   North Korea North Korea claims hydrogen bomb test was 'perfect success'

August 2017 ... more > Top ^
Aug.28   Northern Japan N Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'
Aug.20   Singapore US Navy ship and oil tanker collide off Singapore Aug.8   North Korea North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam

July 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jul.28   North Korea   North Korea says missile test shows all US within range
  North Korea has hailed as a success its latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile describing it as a 'stern warning' for the US
Jul.3   North Korea   North Korea fired missile into Japanese waters
Map of Banghyon North Pyongan North Korea
  North Korea reportedly launched a ballistic missile Tuesday as part of a string of test-firings in recent months, South Korea's military said.    The US has confirmed that North Korea tested a long-ran...


June 2017 ... more > Top ^
Jun.30  Hong Kong  Hong Kong marks 20 years since handover to China Jun.23   Sichuan   Over 140 people feared buried by China landslide
Map of Xinmo Mao County Sichuan China  A landslide unleashed huge rocks and a mass of earth that crashed into their homes in southwestern China early Saturday Jun.16  Japan  USS Fitzgerald crash: 7 navy crew missing off Japan Jun.1  Manila  Resorts World Manila: At least 36 bodies found at casino complex

April 2017 ... more > Top ^
Apr.15  North Korea  N Korea missile launch fails day after military parade

March 2017 ... more > Top ^
Mar.9   South Korea Park Geun-hye: Court ousts scandal-hit president


February 2017 ... more > Top ^
Feb.14   Malaysia     Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia
Map of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Kuala Lumpur Malaysia  Kim Jong Nam was attacked by two unidentified women who stabbed him with 'poisoned needles' at a Malaysian airport before fleeing Feb.11  North Korea  North Korea conducts ballistic missile test

year 2016 ... more > Top ^



December 2016 ... more > Top ^
Dec.6  Aceh  Earthquake rocks Aceh province; at least 27 dead

November 2016 ... more > Top ^
Nov.1  South Korea  President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet amid scandal

October 2016 ... more > Top ^
Oct.13   Bangkok Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej Dies at 88


September 2016 ... more > Top ^
Sep.8   North Korea     North Korea claims success in fifth nuclear test
Map of Punggye-ri North Korea  North Korea announcement on state media came hours after a huge seismic event was detected near its nuclear test site

August 2016 ... more > Top ^
Aug.11  Southern Thailand  Thailand blasts: More explosions target tourist towns Aug.8  Tokyo  Japan's Emperor Akihito hints at wish to abdicate

April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr.15  Japan  Powerful new tremor in Kumamoto

February 2016 ... more > Top ^
Feb.5  Taiwan  Deadly earthquake topples buildings in Taiwan city of Tainan

January 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jan.5   North Korea   North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006 Jan.3  Shanghai  Chinese shares trade halted after 7% plunge

year 2015 ... more > Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.20  Southern China  22 buildings collapse in landslide in Shenzhen industrial park

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.24   Shanghai   Chinese stocks continue to tumble
  Chinese stocks continued to tumble though elsewhere in Asia losses were less severe than analysts had feared after Monday's dramatic fall Aug.17  Bangkok  Bangkok bomb: Attack aimed to kill foreigners Aug.12   China   Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions
Map of port Tianjin China  Massive explosions have hit a warehouse storing dangerous and chemical goods in the port area, leaving at least 17 dead and hundreds more injured

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.1   Southern China     Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks in Yangtze River   Passenger ship The Eastern Star carrying more than 444 people sank overnight in southern China, and seven people have been rescued

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.13  Manila  72 dead in Philippines slipper factory fire May.12   North Korea   North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.22   Singapore Singaporeans mourn death of founding father Lee Kuan Yew
Mar.13  Melanesia  Dozens feared dead after Cyclone Pam hits Vanuatu Mar.4  South Korea  US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.3   Taiwan 35 dead as plane crashes into Taiwan river


January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.20  Jakarta  AirAsia flight QZ8501 'climbed too fast' Jan.18   Manila Six million attend outdoor Pope Francis' Mass


year 2014 ... more > Top ^



December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Dec.30  Indonesia  AirAsia QZ8501: Officials say debris is missing plane Dec.27   Indonesia     Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing   The single-aisle Airbus A320-200 asked air traffic controllers if it could divert from its flight path due to weather before disappearing over... Dec.6  Philippines  Philippines typhoon makes landfall

November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Nov.16  Japan  Japan's economy falls into recession

October 2014 ... more > Top ^
Oct.12  Hong Kong  Hong Kong police remove barricades Oct.1  Hong Kong  Protesters target office of Hong Kong's chief executive

September 2014 ... more > Top ^
Sep.28  Hong Kong  Tear gas and clashes at HK protest Sep.27  Japan  Japan volcano: 30 hikers feared dead on Mt Ontake Sep.26   Hong Kong HK students scuffle with police in chaotic protest


August 2014 ... more > Top ^
Aug.6  Cambodia  Top Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of crimes against humanity Aug.3  Southern China  Strong earthquake kills at least 367 in southern China

July 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jul.23   Taiwan Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash


May 2014 ... more > Top ^
May.19  Bangkok  Thailand army declares martial law

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Apr.15   South Korea     South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship sinks   Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea

March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.24  Malaysia  Flight MH370 'crashed in south Indian Ocean' - Malaysia PM Mar.13   Malaysia Search for missing jet heads west
Mar.7   Malaysia     Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane carrying 239 people   Malaysia Airlines says it has lost contact with MH370 with 239 aboard travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing

January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jan.12  Bangkok  Protesters begin Bangkok 'shutdown'

year 2013 ... more > Top ^



December 2013 ... more > Top ^
Dec.12   North Korea North Korea: Leader's uncle executed


November 2013 ... more > Top ^
Nov.24  Bangkok  Demonstrators fill Bangkok streets Nov.22   China China establishes 'air-defence zone' over East China Sea
Nov.9   Southern Philippines Hundreds feared dead in typhoon

October 2013 ... more > Top ^
Oct.16  Southern Philippines  More than 100 dead after earthquake hits the Philippines

September 2013 ... more > Top ^
Sep.21  China  Bo Xilai found guilty of corruption Sep.1  Northern Japan  Fukushima radiation levels '18 times higher' than thought

June 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jun.10   Hong Kong     US spy leaker 'defending liberty'   Edward Snowden, ex-CIA employee has said he acted to 'protect basic liberties for people around the world' in leaking details of US surveill...

April 2013 ... more > Top ^
Apr.20  Sichuan  Earthquake has killed more than 150 people Apr.9   North Korea North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'


March 2013 ... more > Top ^
Mar.29   North Korea N Korea in 'state of war' with South


February 2013 ... more > Top ^
Feb.11  North Korea  North Korea confirms nuclear test

year 2012 ... more > Top ^



December 2012 ... more > Top ^
Dec.28   Singapore Woman gang-raped in India dies
Dec.11  North Korea  North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch Dec.5  Southern Philippines  Philippine storm toll passes 300

November 2012 ... more > Top ^
Nov.14   Beijing Xi heads new Chinese leadership


September 2012 ... more > Top ^
Sep.13  Japan  Chinese ships patrol disputed islands

August 2012 ... more > Top ^
Aug.19  China  Bo Xilai's wife convicted of murder

April 2012 ... more > Top ^
Apr.27  Beijing  China dissident 'in US embassy' Apr.12  North Korea  North Korea launches rocket

February 2012 ... more > Top ^
Feb.2  Papua New Guinea  More than 200 rescued after ferry sinks

year 2011 ... more > Top ^



December 2011 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29  North Korea  N Korea hails Kim's son as leader Dec.28  North Korea  Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea Dec.18   North Korea     N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies   North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced Dec.17  Southern Philippines  Philippines storm kills hundreds

October 2011 ... more > Top ^
Oct.20  Thailand  Thai flooding threatens capital

July 2011 ... more > Top ^
Jul.27  South Korea  Landslide leaves 32 dead, dozens injured Jul.23  Southern China  Bullet train derails, cars fall off bridge

April 2011 ... more > Top ^
Apr.5   Northern Japan     Water radiation millions of times over limit  An attempt to plug a leak of highly radioactive water from a nuclear reactor has shown a significant difference, despite the material not se...

March 2011 ... more > Top ^
Mar.11   Northern Japan     Massive quake, tsunami hit Japan   A 8.9 earthquakeis causing a tsunami that swept debris miles inland. Dozens of nations, including the U.S., are under a tsunami warning

year 2010 ... more > Top ^



November 2010 ... more > Top ^
Nov.22   South Korea   Artillery fire on Korea border   North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea

March 2010 ... more > Top ^
Mar.26  South Korea  South Korean navy ship sinking near North

February 2010 ... more > Top ^
Feb.8  Japan  Toyota recalls thousands of Prius cars

year 2009 ... more > Top ^



November 2009 ... more > Top ^
Nov.24  Southern Philippines  Death toll rises in massacre

September 2009 ... more > Top ^
Sep.30  Sumatra  Indonesia quake death kills thousands Sep.15  Japan  Hatoyama takes over as PM

May 2009 ... more > Top ^
May.25  North Korea  N. Korea conducted second nuclear test

January 2009 ... more > Top ^
Jan.11  Sulawesi  Ferry disaster leaves 246 missing

year 2008 ... more > Top ^



September 2008 ... more > Top ^
Sep.17  China  3 babies dead, 6,200 ill from milk formula

August 2008 ... more > Top ^
Aug.8   Beijing   China kicks off Olympics Ceremony  China opened the 29th Olympic Games with stunning fireworks as the Asian nation kicked off the biggest and most scrutinized Games in history

May 2008 ... more > Top ^
May.12   Sichuan     Quake death toll 50,000   80 percent of the buildings collapsed in the Beichuan Qiang Autonomous County after the 7.8-magnitude quake

year 2007 ... more > Top ^



January 2007 ... more > Top ^
Jan.18  China  Chinese test missile obliterates satellite

year 2006 ... more > Top ^



December 2006 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29  Indonesia  Ship 'sinks in storm'. 600 missing

October 2006 ... more > Top ^
Oct.9   North Korea North Korea claims nuclear test


July 2006 ... more > Top ^
Jul.4  North Korea  North Korea tests long-range missile

May 2006 ... more > Top ^
May.27   Indonesia Java quake kills 6,000


year 2005 ... more > Top ^



April 2005 ... more > Top ^
Apr.9  Beijing  Protests target Japan

year 2004 ... more > Top ^



December 2004 ... more > Top ^
Dec.26   Aceh 9.0 Quake leaves 212,000 dead


year 2003 ... more > Top ^

Jul.8  Singapore  Twins dead after separation Mar.13   Hong Kong First alert over SARS
Feb.17  South Korea  182 died after arson attack in subway

year 2002 ... more > Top ^

Oct.12   Bali 183 people dead after bomb blasts
Jun.30  Japan  Brazil wins World Cup

year 2001 ... more > Top ^

Apr.1  Southern China  U.S. spy plane lands in China