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# tensions

This year
Iran says it 'will not hesitate' to respond to US attack on its territory
Joe Biden says he has decided how to respond to drone attack that killed US troops
Last year
North Korea claims successful launch of spy satellite after previous failures
Serbia arrests Kosovo Serb businessman in relation to killing of police officer
US monitoring large Serbian military deployment along Kosovo border
Poland and Baltic states warn Belarus they will close border if provoked
Swedish ambassador expelled from Iraq and embassy stormed as Koran stomped in Stockholm
Tánaiste concedes 'real difficulty' surrounding cost of National Children’s Hospital
France to restrict public transport following violent protests over teen's killing
Biden voices confidence he will meet Xi Jinping soon despite 'dictators' jab
Harris calls for ‘everyone to take a bit of a deep breath’ over rows with coalition over budget
Government must act with coherence, Martin insists as he moves to cool tensions
Three civilians killed as paramilitary forces claim control of key sites in Khartoum
US and Philippines begin largest joint military exercises after China drills around Taiwan
China simulates strikes 'against key targets' in Taiwan during second day of drills
Israel launches retaliatory strikes on Syria after rockets fired towards Golan Heights
China launches three days of military drills around Taiwan after US Speaker meeting
North Korea warns ‘offensive action’ over US-South Korea military drills
Kim Jong Un supervises live-fire drill as North Korea simulates attack on South
US says Russia is not complying with last remaining nuclear treaty
Protesters stream into Peru’s capital demanding resignation of president
All time
Serbs start removing barricades in easing of tensions in Kosovo
Tension soars as Kosovo shuts main border crossing with Serbia
North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan, Seoul's military says
North Korean missile may have had range to hit US mainland, Japan says
Divisions emerging between Govt parties over amending legislation to ratify CETA
North Korea fires four ballistic missiles into the sea
China’s President Xi Jinping calls for military growth amid tension with US
China says troops 'remain on high alert' as two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait
China’s military drills appear to simulate attack, says Taiwan
China will 'not hesitate to start war' if Taiwan declares independence, Beijing warns US
Jerusalem on high alert ahead of Israeli 'flag march'
Department of Foreign Affairs says 145 Irish citizens now registered with embassy in Ukraine
Kremlin urges US to 'stop escalating tensions' as NATO flags Russian troop build-up in Belarus
Vladimir Putin accuses West of 'ignoring Russia's fundamental concerns' about Ukraine
US offers no concessions in response to Russian demands over Ukraine
Taoiseach: Ireland 'not politically neutral but militarily neutral' as Ukraine travel advice is updated
US puts troops on alert over Ukraine as Biden calls European allies
Explainer: What's the latest with Russia-Ukraine tensions and is an invasion likely?
North Korea fires second suspected ballistic missile in less than a week