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South Korean Coast Guard officers try to rescue missing passengers from a sunken ferry in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014. South Korea Continues Search for Survivors of Sunken Ferry
Zlatica Hoke | WASHINGTON — South Korea continues desperate efforts to save some 300 people still missing a day after a ferry carrying about 470 passengers sank off the country's southwestern co... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon) Voa News
Ferry Disaster   Ferry Sinking   Photos   S. Korea Ferry Sink   Wikipedia: 2014 South Korean ferry capsizing  
Soldiers of the Ukrainian Army sit atop combat vehicles as they are blocked by people on their way to the town of Kramatorsk on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Ukraine crisis: Crunch talks due in Geneva
Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine are due to meet in Geneva to try to reduce escalating tensions over eastern Ukraine. | Deep disagreement over the issue has led to the worst c... (photo: AP / Manu Brabo) BBC News
Crimea Referendum   Photos   Ukraine Crisis   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Crimean status referendum, 2014  
In this photo released on Sunday, April 13, 2014 by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian forces tank arrives to take position during clashes with Syrian rebels, near the town of Rankous, Syria. Syrian opposition fighters obtain US-made anti-tank missiles
WASHINGTON — Syria's opposition fighters have been supplied with U.S.-made anti-tank missiles, the first time a major American weapons system has appeared in rebel hands. | It is unclear how the reb... (photo: AP / SANA) Stars and Stripes
Mideast Peace   Photos   Syrian War   US Foreign Policy   Wikipedia: Syrian Civil War  
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a Cabinet meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Putin warns of Ukraine civil war as Kiev moves on rebels
Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that Ukraine is "on the verge of civil war" after Kiev sent in troops against pro-Russia separatists. | Mr Putin, in a phone call to German Chance... (photo: AP / Sergei Karpukhin) BBC News
Crimea Referendum   Photos   Ukraine Crisis   Vladimir Putin  
People watch a TV news program showing a sinking passenger ship, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Passenger boat sinks of South Korean coast
At least one person has been reported dead, and six people were injured when a South Korean ferry carrying hundreds of passenegrs sank off the country's south-west coast. | The country's coast guard r... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon) Al Jazeera
2014 South Korean ferry capsizing   Ferry sinking   Photos   South Korea   Wikipedia : 2014 South Korean ferry capsizing  
A New York City police officer patrols Times Square in New York Wednesday, May 5, 2010. New York Police Department disbands unit that spied on Muslims
April 16, 2014 -- Updated 0408 GMT (1208 HKT) | A controversial New York Police Department surveillance unit that cataloged information on Muslim communities has been disbanded. File photo: A police o... (photo: AP / Craig Ruttle) CNN
Muslim Surveillance   Photos   September 11 attacks   Terrorism in USA   Wikipedia: September 11 attacks  
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