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South Korean Ferry Death Toll Tops 150

The number of victims of the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol passed 150 and is expected to rise, as divers found new entries to the submerged levels.

World | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 231

Lavrov Warns Russia Could Act in Ukraine as It Did in Georgia

Russia will respond if its interests in Ukraine are attacked, the country's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday.

World | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 345

Possible Malaysian Plane Debris Found in Australia

Pieces of debris that "might turn out to be a wreckage" of the Malaysian MH370 flight were found at a beach in the west of Australia, according to local media reports.

World | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 432

Ukraine's 'Anti-Terrorist' Operation Continues

The acting Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov ordered that actions against rebel groups in the east and south of the country be renewed.

World | April 23, 2014, Wednesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 320

Crimean Tatar Leader Barred from Entering Russia

Mustafa Dzhemilev, the leader of Crimean Tatars, has been refused entry into Russia, Crimea included.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:59 | Viewed: 654

Russia Bans Military and Police from Traveling Abroad

Russia issued a blanket ban on foreign trips for its law enforcement and military personnel, reports LifeNews.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 4650

Russia Will Look for New Markets, Says PM Medvedev

Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spoke out against the futile "exchange of black lists" with the West on the crisis in Ukraine.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 661

US 'Shows Evidence' of Russian Soldiers in Eastern Ukraine

The US State Department has released photos purportedly showing the presence of Russian soldiers in Eastern Ukraine.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 714

US Vice President Biden to Meet Ukraine's Yatsenyuk, Turchynov

US Vice-President Joe Biden is due to hold talks with the Ukrainian leadership on Tuesday.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 11:29 | Viewed: 426

South Korean Ferry Death Toll at 108

The death toll from the sunken South Korean ferry has rose to 108 on the sixth day of the search operations.

World | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:32 | Viewed: 554

Three Dead, Two Missing in Romanian Floods

Three people drowned on Monday in a flooding in Southern Romania, with a 13-year-old boy among them.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 16:59 | Viewed: 656

Syrian Presidential Elections to Be Held on June 3

Syria is to hold presidential elections on June 3, its Parliament Speaker announced.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 14:00 | Viewed: 452

Russia Says Ukraine 'Broke Geneva Accord'

The Russian Foreign Ministry accused Ukraine of violating the Geneva agreement adopted last week, after an incident in the Ukrainian town of Slaviansk left three dead.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 791

South Korean Compares Ferry Disaster to 'Murder'

The behavior of the captain and crew of the South Korean ferry Sewol that capsized last week is unacceptable and "tantamount to murder", the country's President declared.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 520

Ukraine to Launch Probe after Slaviansk Incident

Ukraine is starting a probe into last weekend's shooting near the town of Slaviansk which left three pro-Russian activists dead and there others wounded.

World | April 21, 2014, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 593

Floods Cause State of Emergency in 11 Serbian Municipalities

11 municipalities in Serbia, including Kursumlija, Prokuplje, Doljevac, and Žitorađaare in a state of emergency due to floods.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 18:38 | Viewed: 1001

Turkish PM Inaugurates Drilling for Eurasia Tunnel

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has attended the inauguration ceremony for the Eurasia Tunnel Project in Istanbul.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 17:38 | Viewed: 982

Austria to Receive 1000 Extra Refugees

Austria will receive an extra 1000 Syrian refugees in addition to the quota of 500 announced in August 2013, according to Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 16:53 | Viewed: 784

Residents of France's Brittany Stage Rally to Demand Greater Autonomy

A mass demonstration in support of the autonomy of France's Brittany was held in the city of Nantes.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 14:51 | Viewed: 611

Christians Celebrate Easter, Pope Blesses World

Christians across the world celebrate Easter Sunday as this year the celebrations of all Christian denominations fall on the same date.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 810

South Korean Families Protest Over 'Slow' Rescue Operation

Relatives of the people missing in the sunken South Korean ferry protested and clashed with police over the “slow” rescue operation.

World | April 20, 2014, Sunday // 12:09 | Viewed: 558
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