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B. 01-29 U.S., Taiwan in $6.4 billion arms deal Taiwan
02-08 Toyota recalls thousands of Prius cars Japan
3. 03-26 South Korean navy ship sinking near North Baengnyeong Island, South Korea
E. 04-14 Toyota suspends sales of Lexus worldwide Japan
F. 05-14 Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes Thailand
G. 09-20 China, Japan relations sour over captain Japan
7. 10-26 Thousands flee Indonesia volcano Mount Merapi, Indonesia
8. 10-26 112 dead, 500 missing after quake Sumatra
9. 11-22 350 die in stampede at festival Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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U.S., Taiwan in $6.4 billion arms deal Toyota recalls thousands of Prius cars  Toyota has recalled about 200,000 of hybrid Prius cars sold in Japan last year due to a brake problem South Korean navy ship sinking near North   104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea Toyota suspends sales of Lexus worldwide Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes China, Japan relations sour over captain Thousands flee Indonesia volcano 112 dead, 500 missing after quake 350 die in stampede at festival Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea
Jan.29   Taiwan
 Japan  Toyota president sorry
Feb.8   Japan
Mar.16  Thailand  Protesters carry blood to PM house
Mar.22  China  Google stops censoring search in China
Mar.26   South Korea
Mar.29  Shanghai  Rio Tinto executives jailed
Apr.5  China  China rescues 115 from flooded mine
Apr.10  Thailand  18 killed in Bangkok protests
Apr.14   Japan
Apr.22  Thailand  Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
Apr.27  Beijing  China lifts ban on foreigners with HIV
Apr.30  Shanghai  Shanghai rolls out record world's expo
May.11  China  Seven children killed at Chinese school
May.13  Thailand  Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
May.14   Thailand
May.16  Thailand  Thai Red Shirt leader dies
May.17  China  Tycoon Huang Guangyu jailed for bribery
May.18  Thailand  Army advances on Bangkok protest site
 Thailand  Protesters killed in gunbattle
May.19  South Korea  N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
May.23  South Korea  S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea
Jun.1  Japan  PM 'to step down'
Jun.3  Japan  DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader
Jul.11  Japan  Japan's PM 'to lose key majority'
Jul.14  China  China's economic growth eases
Jul.24  South Korea  U.S., South Korea begin military exercises
Jul.25  Cambodia  Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty
Aug.4  South Korea  S Korea in massive military drill
Aug.8  North Korea  North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
Aug.23  Manila  Bloody end to hostage siege
Aug.25  China  Kim Jong Il making China visit
Aug.26  North Korea  US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter
Sep.20   Japan
Sep.24  Japan  Japan frees Chinese boat captain
Sep.27  North Korea  N Korean leader's son 'promoted'
Oct.1  Indonesia  Trains collide, killing at least 30
Oct.9  North Korea  N. Korea leader, son make appearance
Oct.12  Beijing  Chinese reformers push on censorship
Oct.21  Taiwan  Typhoon Megi triggers rockslides
Oct.26   Indonesia
  Sumatra
Oct.28  Sumatra  Getting aid to isolated villages difficult
Oct.29  South Korea  North Korea, South Korea exchange shots
 North Korea  Korean family reunions go ahead
Nov.4  Indonesia  Volcano kills dozens in Indonesia
Nov.9  Indonesia  Obama reaches out to Muslim world
Nov.22   Cambodia
  South Korea
  North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea.    Artillery shells at one of border islands are killing two marines and two civilians. The South's military placed on its highest non-wartim...
Nov.25  South Korea  South Korean defense minister resigns
Nov.27  South Korea  US and S Korea begin exercises
Dec.19  South Korea  South Korea starts live-fire drill
Dec.23  North Korea  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'



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February 2010
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March 2010
Protesters carry blood to PM house
Google stops censoring search in China
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Protesters carry blood to PM house
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Protesters carry blood to PM house
Google stops censoring search in China
Rio Tinto executives jailed
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
April 2010
China rescues 115 from flooded mine
18 killed in Bangkok protests
Toyota suspends sales of Lexus worldwide
Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
18 killed in Bangkok protests
Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
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18 killed in Bangkok protests
Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
China rescues 115 from flooded mine
China lifts ban on foreigners with HIV
Shanghai rolls out record world's expo
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May 2010
Seven children killed at Chinese school
Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
Thai Red Shirt leader dies
Army advances on Bangkok protest site
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
Thai Red Shirt leader dies
Army advances on Bangkok protest site
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea
Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
Thai Red Shirt leader dies
Army advances on Bangkok protest site
Seven children killed at Chinese school
Tycoon Huang Guangyu jailed for bribery
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea
June 2010
PM 'to step down'
DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader
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July 2010
Japan's PM 'to lose key majority'
China's economic growth eases
U.S., South Korea begin military exercises
Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty
U.S., South Korea begin military exercises
Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty
China's economic growth eases
U.S., South Korea begin military exercises
August 2010
North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
Bloody end to hostage siege
Kim Jong Il making China visit
Bloody end to hostage siege
S Korea in massive military drill
North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
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Kim Jong Il making China visit
S Korea in massive military drill
September 2010
China, Japan relations sour over captain
N Korean leader's son 'promoted'
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October 2010
Trains collide, killing at least 30
N. Korea leader, son make appearance
Chinese reformers push on censorship
Typhoon Megi triggers rockslides
112 dead, 500 missing after quake
Thousands flee Indonesia volcano
Trains collide, killing at least 30
112 dead, 500 missing after quake
Thousands flee Indonesia volcano
N. Korea leader, son make appearance
North Korea, South Korea exchange shots
Korean family reunions go ahead
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Chinese reformers push on censorship
North Korea, South Korea exchange shots
November 2010
Volcano kills dozens in Indonesia
Obama reaches out to Muslim world
Artillery fire on Korea border
350 die in stampede at festival
Volcano kills dozens in Indonesia
Obama reaches out to Muslim world
350 die in stampede at festival
Artillery fire on Korea border
South Korean defense minister resigns
US and S Korea begin exercises
350 die in stampede at festival
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Artillery fire on Korea border
South Korean defense minister resigns
US and S Korea begin exercises
December 2010
South Korea starts live-fire drill
N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'
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N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'
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January 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jan.10  Malaysia  2 more churches in Malaysia firebombed
Jan.20  China  China becomes 2nd largest economy
Jan.29   Taiwan  
  Overriding objections from China, the Obama administration unveiled a deal that includes about $2.85 billion in missiles and 60 helicopters.    China warns of a 'serious negativ...
  Japan   Toyota president sorry  Akio Toyoda apologized for the gas pedal problems that have forced the recall of millions of vehicles in the United States and Europe

February 2010 ... more > Top ^
Feb.8   Japan   Toyota recalls thousands of Prius cars
  Toyota has recalled about 200,000 of hybrid Prius cars sold in Japan last year due to a brake problem
 This latest recall will include the Toyota Prius and Sai, along with the Lexus HS250h
Feb.18  Beijing  Dalai Lama-Obama meeting angers China

March 2010 ... more > Top ^
Mar.9  Jakarta  Militant Dulmatin killed Mar.11  Japan  Japan arrests anti-whaling activist Mar.13  Thailand  Tens of thousands in opposition rally Mar.14  Thailand  PM rejects protest ultimatum Mar.16   Thailand   Protesters carry blood to PM house  Thai protesters and a stepped-up security presence have negotiated an end to a protest at Abhisit's house Mar.21  Beijing  China likely to see trade deficit Mar.22   China   Google stops censoring search in China  Google has stopped censoring its search results in China, ignoring warnings by the country's authorities Mar.26   South Korea   South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Map of Baengnyeong Island South Korea
  104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea
 About 40 sailors are missing. The patrol vessel, with 104 people aboard, sank after an explosion tore through its hull
 South Korea  S. Korea searches for sailors after sinking Mar.28  South Korea  Ship's section believed found Mar.29   Shanghai   Rio Tinto executives jailed  A court has sentenced an Australian mining executive to 10 years for bribery and stealing commercial secrets in the Rio Tinto case

April 2010 ... more > Top ^
Apr.4  China  9 rescued after week trapped in mine  China  Dozens rescued from flooded mine Apr.5   China   China rescues 115 from flooded mine   More than a week after their coal mine was flooded by a rush of underground water, 115 miners were pulled out alive Apr.6  Sumatra  7.7-magnitude quake strikes Indonesia Apr.10   Thailand   18 killed in Bangkok protests  11 were civilians and four military were killed in clashes between anti-government protesters and Thai police and military forces Apr.14   Japan   Toyota suspends sales of Lexus worldwide
  Toyota has suspended sales of its 2010 Lexus GX 460 after a US consumer magazine warning and said it would test all of its other SUV models
Apr.20  Beijing  China pays tribute to quake victims Apr.22   Thailand Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
Apr.24  Thailand  Thai PM rejects protesters' demand Apr.27   Beijing China lifts ban on foreigners with HIV Apr.30   Shanghai Shanghai rolls out record world's expo

May 2010 ... more > Top ^
May.3  Japan  Japan scraps US base move plan May.10  Manila  Aquino's son holds lead in vote May.11   China Seven children killed at Chinese school
May.13   Thailand   Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot  A renegade general who backs anti-government protesters has been shot, shortly after a deadline for troops to seal their protest camp passed  Thailand  Bangkok remains tense after fatal clashes May.14   Thailand   Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
  Thai troops are clashing with anti-government protesters in the capital, on a third day of violence that has killed at least 16 people
May.15  Thailand  Protesters defy PM vow to end stand-off May.16   Thailand Thai Red Shirt leader dies May.17  Thailand  Thai protesters defy evacuation order   China Tycoon Huang Guangyu jailed for bribery May.18   Thailand   Army advances on Bangkok protest site   Military troops began entering a park, where thousands of opposition protesters have been camped out in defiance of an order to vacate the a...   Thailand Protesters killed in gunbattle May.19  Thailand  Curfew after surrender of red-shirts   South Korea   N. Korea responsible for sinking warship   A North Korean submarine fired a torpedo that sunk the Cheonan, a South Korea warship in March, investigators announced in Seoul  Thailand  Government extends curfew May.23   South Korea S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea

June 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jun.1   Japan PM 'to step down'
Jun.3   Japan   DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader  Ruling party is making the outgoing finance minister almost certain to become prime minister after the resignation of the country's previous... Jun.19  Beijing  China hints at stronger currency Jun.20  China  46 workers killed in mine blast Jun.29  Manila  Aquino sworn in as Philippines president

July 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jul.11   Japan Japan's PM 'to lose key majority'
Jul.14   China China's economic growth eases  North Korea  N Korea in talks with UN Command Jul.20  South Korea  Clinton and Gates visit Korea DMZ Jul.24   South Korea   U.S., South Korea begin military exercises  Amid heightened tensions with North Korea, the United States and South Korea began joint military exercises, dubbed Invincible Spirit Jul.25   Cambodia Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty

August 2010 ... more > Top ^
Aug.4   South Korea S Korea in massive military drill
Aug.5  Japan  Hiroshima brings U.N. call for disarmament Aug.8   North Korea   North Korea 'holds Southern boat'  Daeseung , a South Korean fishing boat missing in the Sea of Japan has been detained by the North Aug.15  Japan  Japanese economy slows unexpectedly Aug.23   Manila   Bloody end to hostage siege  Rolando Mendoza, a former police officer upset at having lost his job, took hostage a busload of tourists from Hong Kong and killed eight of... Aug.25   China     Kim Jong Il making China visit  North Korean leader Kim Jong Il is visiting China, the South Korean JoongAng Daily reported Thursday Aug.26   North Korea US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Aug.28  Sumatra  Thousands flee Indonesia volcano

September 2010 ... more > Top ^
Sep.20   Japan     China, Japan relations sour over captain
  A Japanese court has extended the detention of a Chinese fishing boat captain, as diplomatic tensions between the two countries rise
 North Korea  Date named for leadership summit Sep.24   Japan Japan frees Chinese boat captain  Beijing  China demands apology from Japan Sep.27   North Korea     N Korean leader's son 'promoted'  Kim Jong-il's third son, Kim Jong-un, has been appointed a general, the country's state media say Sep.28  North Korea  Key posts for N Korea leader's son

October 2010 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1   Indonesia Trains collide, killing at least 30
Oct.4  Beijing  China, Japan leaders meet, signal thaw Oct.9   North Korea     N. Korea leader, son make appearance   Kim Jong Il, put in a rare appearance at Arirang celebrations, along with his youngest son, Kim Jong Un Oct.12   Beijing Chinese reformers push on censorship Oct.17  China  Death toll rises to 26 from coal mine Oct.18  Philippines  5 killed as Super Typhoon Megi slams Oct.19  Hong Kong  Asian markets fall on China rate hike Oct.20  China  China's economy cools in third quarter Oct.21   Taiwan Typhoon Megi triggers rockslides Oct.26   Indonesia   Thousands flee Indonesia volcano Map of Mount Merapi Indonesia
  The Mount Merapi volcano in Indonesia erupted at least three times, forcing thousands of nearby residents to flee. 15 people were killed.    Some journalists, who were staying in a guest...
  Sumatra   112 dead, 500 missing after quake
  Relief organizations struggled to reach those in need, one day after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Sumatra, triggering a tsunami.    The missing may include people who are unaccounted for after fleeing ...
 Sumatra  Battle to reach tsunami survivors Oct.27  Sumatra  Workers attempt to reach quake victims Oct.28   Sumatra Getting aid to isolated villages difficult
Oct.29   South Korea North Korea, South Korea exchange shots   North Korea Korean family reunions go ahead Oct.30  Sumatra  Rescue crews find 135 missing after quake

November 2010 ... more > Top ^
Nov.3  Singapore  Distressed plane lands Nov.4   Indonesia   Volcano kills dozens in Indonesia   At least 49 people have been killed in the latest eruption of Mount Merapi - more than doubling the death toll since it became active again last... Nov.6  Jakarta  Death toll rises as volcano cancelled flights Nov.9   Indonesia Obama reaches out to Muslim world
Nov.22   Cambodia   350 die in stampede at festival Map of Phnom Penh Cambodia
  A stampede that occurred in capital city during the Water Festival has killed 339 people. Another 329 people were injured in the crush.    Huge crowds had gathered on a small island for the final day of the one of the main events of the year in Cambodia; a bridge become overcrowded. ...
  South Korea   Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea
  North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea
 Artillery shells at one of border islands are killing two marines and two civilians. The South's military placed on its highest non-wartime alert. North accused the South of firing first. The Southern military had conducted exercises; shelling was directed away from the North
Nov.23  South Korea  S. Korea leader calls for 'retaliation' Nov.24  Cambodia  Cambodians turn out to honor the dead  North Korea  N. Korea warns of new attacks Nov.25   South Korea South Korean defense minister resigns Nov.27   South Korea US and S Korea begin exercises

December 2010 ... more > Top ^
Dec.2  Japan  US-Japan military exercises begin Dec.18  North Korea  Richardson presents proposals to N. Korea Dec.19   South Korea   South Korea starts live-fire drill  North Korea has said the drill could ignite a war and has promised to respond militarily, but has also agreed to a series of actions Dec.22  South Korea  South Korea begins major military drills Dec.23   North Korea N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'



U.S., Taiwan in $6.4 billion arms deal




East Asia, 2010 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2010
Jan.29   Taiwan
  Overriding objections from China, the Obama administration unveiled a deal that includes about $2.85 billion in missiles and 60 helicopters.    China warns of a 'serious negativ...
Mar.9  Jakarta  Militant Dulmatin killed Mar.26   South Korea South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Map of Baengnyeong Island South Korea
  104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea
 About 40 sailors are missing. The patrol vessel, with 104 people aboard, sank after an explosion tore through its hull
Mar.26  South Korea  S. Korea searches for sailors after sinking Mar.28  South Korea  Ship's section believed found May.3  Japan  Japan scraps US base move plan May.18   Thailand Army advances on Bangkok protest site   Military troops began entering a park, where thousands of opposition protesters have been camped out in defiance of an order to vacate the a... May.19   South Korea N. Korea responsible for sinking warship   A North Korean submarine fired a torpedo that sunk the Cheonan, a South Korea warship in March, investigators announced in Seoul Jul.14  North Korea  N Korea in talks with UN Command Jul.20  South Korea  Clinton and Gates visit Korea DMZ Jul.24   South Korea U.S., South Korea begin military exercises  Amid heightened tensions with North Korea, the United States and South Korea began joint military exercises, dubbed Invincible Spirit Jul.25   Cambodia Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty Aug.4   South Korea S Korea in massive military drill Aug.8   North Korea North Korea 'holds Southern boat'  Daeseung , a South Korean fishing boat missing in the Sea of Japan has been detained by the North Oct.29   South Korea North Korea, South Korea exchange shots Nov.22   South Korea Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea
  North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea
 Artillery shells at one of border islands are killing two marines and two civilians. The South's military placed on its highest non-wartime alert. North accused the South of firing first. The Southern military had conducted exercises; shelling was directed away from the North
Nov.23  South Korea  S. Korea leader calls for 'retaliation' Nov.24  North Korea  N. Korea warns of new attacks Nov.25   South Korea South Korean defense minister resigns Nov.27   South Korea US and S Korea begin exercises Dec.2  Japan  US-Japan military exercises begin Dec.18  North Korea  Richardson presents proposals to N. Korea Dec.19   South Korea South Korea starts live-fire drill  North Korea has said the drill could ignite a war and has promised to respond militarily, but has also agreed to a series of actions Dec.22  South Korea  South Korea begins major military drills Dec.23   North Korea N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'



East Asia, 2010 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2010 Mar.26   South Korea South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Map of Baengnyeong Island South Korea
  104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea
 About 40 sailors are missing. The patrol vessel, with 104 people aboard, sank after an explosion tore through its hull
Mar.26  South Korea  S. Korea searches for sailors after sinking Mar.28  South Korea  Ship's section believed found Apr.4  China  9 rescued after week trapped in mine Apr.4  China  Dozens rescued from flooded mine Apr.5   China China rescues 115 from flooded mine   More than a week after their coal mine was flooded by a rush of underground water, 115 miners were pulled out alive Apr.6  Sumatra  7.7-magnitude quake strikes Indonesia Apr.20  Beijing  China pays tribute to quake victims Apr.27   Beijing China lifts ban on foreigners with HIV Jun.20  China  46 workers killed in mine blast Aug.28  Sumatra  Thousands flee Indonesia volcano Oct.1   Indonesia Trains collide, killing at least 30 Oct.17  China  Death toll rises to 26 from coal mine Oct.18  Philippines  5 killed as Super Typhoon Megi slams Oct.21   Taiwan Typhoon Megi triggers rockslides Oct.26   Indonesia Thousands flee Indonesia volcano Map of Mount Merapi Indonesia
  The Mount Merapi volcano in Indonesia erupted at least three times, forcing thousands of nearby residents to flee. 15 people were killed.    Some journalists, who were staying in a guest...
Oct.26   Sumatra 112 dead, 500 missing after quake
  Relief organizations struggled to reach those in need, one day after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Sumatra, triggering a tsunami.    The missing may include people who are unaccounted for after fleeing ...
Oct.26  Sumatra  Battle to reach tsunami survivors Oct.27  Sumatra  Workers attempt to reach quake victims Oct.28   Sumatra Getting aid to isolated villages difficult
Oct.30  Sumatra  Rescue crews find 135 missing after quake Nov.3  Singapore  Distressed plane lands Nov.4   Indonesia Volcano kills dozens in Indonesia   At least 49 people have been killed in the latest eruption of Mount Merapi - more than doubling the death toll since it became active again last... Nov.6  Jakarta  Death toll rises as volcano cancelled flights Nov.22   Cambodia 350 die in stampede at festival Map of Phnom Penh Cambodia
  A stampede that occurred in capital city during the Water Festival has killed 339 people. Another 329 people were injured in the crush.    Huge crowds had gathered on a small island for the final day of the one of the main events of the year in Cambodia; a bridge become overcrowded. ...
Nov.24  Cambodia  Cambodians turn out to honor the dead



East Asia, 2010 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2010 Jan.20  China  China becomes 2nd largest economy Jan.29   Taiwan U.S., Taiwan in $6.4 billion arms deal
  Overriding objections from China, the Obama administration unveiled a deal that includes about $2.85 billion in missiles and 60 helicopters.    China warns of a 'serious negativ...
Jan.29   Japan Toyota president sorry  Akio Toyoda apologized for the gas pedal problems that have forced the recall of millions of vehicles in the United States and Europe Feb.8   Japan Toyota recalls thousands of Prius cars
  Toyota has recalled about 200,000 of hybrid Prius cars sold in Japan last year due to a brake problem
 This latest recall will include the Toyota Prius and Sai, along with the Lexus HS250h
Mar.21  Beijing  China likely to see trade deficit Mar.22   China Google stops censoring search in China  Google has stopped censoring its search results in China, ignoring warnings by the country's authorities Apr.14   Japan Toyota suspends sales of Lexus worldwide
  Toyota has suspended sales of its 2010 Lexus GX 460 after a US consumer magazine warning and said it would test all of its other SUV models
Apr.30   Shanghai Shanghai rolls out record world's expo
May.17   China Tycoon Huang Guangyu jailed for bribery May.23   South Korea S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea Jun.19  Beijing  China hints at stronger currency Jul.14   China China's economic growth eases Aug.15  Japan  Japanese economy slows unexpectedly Oct.19  Hong Kong  Asian markets fall on China rate hike Oct.20  China  China's economy cools in third quarter



East Asia, 2010 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2010 Jan.10  Malaysia  2 more churches in Malaysia firebombed Mar.11  Japan  Japan arrests anti-whaling activist Mar.29   Shanghai Rio Tinto executives jailed  A court has sentenced an Australian mining executive to 10 years for bribery and stealing commercial secrets in the Rio Tinto case Apr.22   Thailand Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
May.11   China Seven children killed at Chinese school May.17   China Tycoon Huang Guangyu jailed for bribery Jul.25   Cambodia Former Khmer Rouge's Duch found guilty Aug.23   Manila Bloody end to hostage siege  Rolando Mendoza, a former police officer upset at having lost his job, took hostage a busload of tourists from Hong Kong and killed eight of... Aug.26   North Korea US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter



East Asia, 2010 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2010 Feb.18  Beijing  Dalai Lama-Obama meeting angers China Mar.13  Thailand  Tens of thousands in opposition rally Mar.14  Thailand  PM rejects protest ultimatum Mar.16   Thailand Protesters carry blood to PM house  Thai protesters and a stepped-up security presence have negotiated an end to a protest at Abhisit's house Apr.10   Thailand 18 killed in Bangkok protests  11 were civilians and four military were killed in clashes between anti-government protesters and Thai police and military forces Apr.20  Beijing  China pays tribute to quake victims Apr.22   Thailand Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts
Apr.24  Thailand  Thai PM rejects protesters' demand Apr.27   Beijing China lifts ban on foreigners with HIV May.3  Japan  Japan scraps US base move plan May.10  Manila  Aquino's son holds lead in vote May.13   Thailand Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot  A renegade general who backs anti-government protesters has been shot, shortly after a deadline for troops to seal their protest camp passed May.13  Thailand  Bangkok remains tense after fatal clashes May.14   Thailand Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
  Thai troops are clashing with anti-government protesters in the capital, on a third day of violence that has killed at least 16 people
May.15  Thailand  Protesters defy PM vow to end stand-off May.16   Thailand Thai Red Shirt leader dies May.17  Thailand  Thai protesters defy evacuation order May.18   Thailand Army advances on Bangkok protest site   Military troops began entering a park, where thousands of opposition protesters have been camped out in defiance of an order to vacate the a... May.18   Thailand Protesters killed in gunbattle May.19  Thailand  Curfew after surrender of red-shirts May.19   South Korea N. Korea responsible for sinking warship   A North Korean submarine fired a torpedo that sunk the Cheonan, a South Korea warship in March, investigators announced in Seoul May.19  Thailand  Government extends curfew May.23   South Korea S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea Jun.1   Japan PM 'to step down' Jun.3   Japan DPJ chooses Naoto Kan as leader  Ruling party is making the outgoing finance minister almost certain to become prime minister after the resignation of the country's previous... Jun.29  Manila  Aquino sworn in as Philippines president Jul.11   Japan Japan's PM 'to lose key majority' Jul.14  North Korea  N Korea in talks with UN Command Jul.20  South Korea  Clinton and Gates visit Korea DMZ Aug.5  Japan  Hiroshima brings U.N. call for disarmament Aug.25   China   Kim Jong Il making China visit  North Korean leader Kim Jong Il is visiting China, the South Korean JoongAng Daily reported Thursday Aug.26   North Korea US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Sep.20   Japan   China, Japan relations sour over captain
  A Japanese court has extended the detention of a Chinese fishing boat captain, as diplomatic tensions between the two countries rise
Sep.20  North Korea  Date named for leadership summit Sep.24   Japan Japan frees Chinese boat captain Sep.24  Beijing  China demands apology from Japan Sep.27   North Korea   N Korean leader's son 'promoted'  Kim Jong-il's third son, Kim Jong-un, has been appointed a general, the country's state media say Sep.28  North Korea  Key posts for N Korea leader's son Oct.4  Beijing  China, Japan leaders meet, signal thaw Oct.9   North Korea   N. Korea leader, son make appearance   Kim Jong Il, put in a rare appearance at Arirang celebrations, along with his youngest son, Kim Jong Un Oct.12   Beijing Chinese reformers push on censorship Oct.29   North Korea Korean family reunions go ahead Nov.9   Indonesia Obama reaches out to Muslim world Nov.23  South Korea  S. Korea leader calls for 'retaliation' Nov.24  Cambodia  Cambodians turn out to honor the dead Nov.24  North Korea  N. Korea warns of new attacks Nov.25   South Korea South Korean defense minister resigns Dec.18  North Korea  Richardson presents proposals to N. Korea Dec.23   North Korea N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'