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Breaking News Tue, 22 Apr 2014
South Korean ferry crash death count tops 100
Crash   Photos   S. Korea   Sewol Ferry   Wikipedia: Sinking of the MV Sewol  
 Newsday 
South Korean ferry crash death count tops 100
Tue 22 Apr 2014
Videos | SKorea President: Ferry crew actions 'murderous' Captain of sunken Sout Korean ferry arrested Police question captain, crew on ferry disaster | Galleries | JINDO, South Korea - One by one, co... (photo: US Navy / Adam D. Wainwright)
Acts of bravery emerge from pilloried ship crew
Passengers   Photos   S. Korea   Sewol Crash   Wikipedia: Sinking of the MV Sewol  
 The Guardian 
Acts of bravery emerge from pilloried ship crew
Tue 22 Apr 2014
FOSTER KLUG | Associated Press= MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — As the ferry sank, some crew members gave their lifejackets to passengers. One refused to leave until she shepherded students off the shi... (photo: US Navy / Adam D. Wainwright)
U.S. Could Cut Afghan Troops to Below 5,000, Obama Must Turn Over Drone Memo, Tries Again on Pivot  National Journal  Tue 22 Apr 2014
U.S. Could Cut Afghan Troops to Below 5,000, Obama Must Turn Over Drone Memo, Tries Again on Pivot
By Jordain Carney | Follow on Twitter | April 22, 2014 | By Jordain Carney ( @jordainc) | Welcome to NJ's Early Bird, today's best national security, defense, and foreign policy coverage. To contact u... (photo: USMC / Zachery B. Martin)
Afghanistan   Photos   Security   Troops   Wikipedia: Afghanistan  
South Korean Army soldiers check on the front line of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Inje, north of Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Dec. 24, 2010. One month after a deadly exchange of artillery fire, the two Koreas ramped up their rhetoric, with South Korea's president pledging unsparing retaliation if attacked again and a top North Korean official threatening a "sacred" nuclear war if provoked.  The Times Of India  Tue 22 Apr 2014
South Korea says North may be close to nuclear test
SEOUL: North Korea could well be preparing to carry out a fourth nuclear test, South Korea said on Tuesday, citing increased activity at its main test site just days ahead of a visit to Seoul by US Pr... (photo: AP / Lee Sang-hak, Yonhap)
Nuclear Attack   Photos   Seoul   South Korea   Wikipedia: North Korea  
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A Chinese man takes notes near a display charting stock prices at a securities company in Shanghai, China, Tuesday, Oct 28, 2008. Chinese stocks rebounded in afternoon trading Tuesday after falling to their lowest level in more than two years Monday. The rally followed surges in regional markets as governments around Asia pledged market-boosting measure New Straits/Business Times Tue 22 Apr 2014
Asia: Marts mixed in thin Easter holiday trade
HONG KONG: Asian markets were mostly lower in thin Easter holiday trade yesterday, with Japan's Nikkei giving up early gains despite a weaker yen as data showed the count... (photo: AP)
Asian markets   Easter   Photos   SM Investments   StockExchange   Wikipedia: Nikkei 225  
More ship searches: MOTC Taipei Times Tue 22 Apr 2014
More ship searches: MOTC
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) said yesterday that it is considering raising the percentage of passenger ships subject to random inspections by ... (photo: USMC / Brian Bekkala)
Ferry Sewol   Photos   Ships Passengers   Transportation   Wikipedia: Sinking of the MV Sewol  
An unidentified relative, left, hugs Win Tin, 78, political prisoner at his friend's house following his release in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008. Myanmar's longest-serving political prisoner, journalist Win Tin, was freed Tuesday after 19 years behind bars and vowed to continue his struggle to achieve democracy in the military-ruled country Dayton Daily News Mon 21 Apr 2014
Anti-junta Myanmar journalist Win Tin dies at 85
Win Tin, a prominent journalist who became Myanmar's longest-serving political prisoner after challenging military rule by co-founding the National League for Democracy, ... (photo: AP)
Burmese military junta   Myanmar   Photos   Wikipedia: Win Tin   Win Tin  
Families' hopes for ferry victims painfully humble Newsday Mon 21 Apr 2014
Families' hopes for ferry victims painfully humble
Photos | JINDO, South Korea - (AP) -- Lee Byung-soo says he knew, when he saw his 15-year-old son's body in the tent. It could not have been more horrifically obvious. Bu... (photo: USMC / Brian Bekkala)
Disasters   Photos   S. Korea   US MIlitary   Wikipedia: Sinking of the MV Sewol  
KONE Ecodisc Elevator in Fireman's Mode.Phase two mode can only be activated by a key switch located inside the elevator on the centralized control panel. This mode was created for firefighters so that they may rescue people from a burning building. Deccan Chronicle Mon 21 Apr 2014
World's fastest elevator in China!
Tokyo: Japan's Hitachi on Monday said it will provide the world's fastest elevators, which can clock speeds of up to 72 kilometres (45 miles) per hour, to a high-rise bui... (photo: Creative Commons / Codename Cueball)
Guangzhou CTF Financial Centre   Hitachi   Photos   Wikipedia: Elevator   World  
Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 flight MH138 docked at Adelaide Airport awaiting departure U~T San Diego Mon 21 Apr 2014
Malaysia Airlines jet turns back after tire burst
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysia Airlines flight heading to India with 166 people aboard made an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur early Monday after it was for... (photo: Public Domain / Mattchew02)
Airlines   Flight   India   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines  


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