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Ferry Toll Hits 156 as Search Gets Tougher
JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Searchers have now recovered 156 bodies from the waters where a South Korean ferry sank a week ago. And relatives of the nearly 150 people still missing are pressing the government to quickly finish the recovery effort. But the work is reaching a more complicated pha…
US Troops Head to Exercises in Eastern Europe
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army troops are arriving in Poland to begin what will be a series of military exercises in four countries across Eastern Europe in a move to bolster allies in the wake of Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula last month. Pentagon press secreta…
Ukraine Orders ‘Anti-Terror’ Operation to Resume
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s acting president is ordering security forces to resume operations in the country’s east, and the Defense Ministry says a military aircraft was struck by gunfire over one of the tensest cities in the region. The twin developments Tuesday raised f…
Russia Stirring the Ukrainian Pot
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s fledgling government says Russia is stirring up unrest. Pro-Moscow activists barricaded inside government buildings in eastern Ukraine proclaimed their regions independent today and called for a referendum on seceding from Ukraine. That’s the sa…

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