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Anger boils over in search for South Korea ferry passengers

Emotions boiled over today in the frantic search for 300 people – mostly schoolchildren – missing from a capsized South Korean ferry, with angry parents confronting President Park Geun-Hye as prospects dwindled of finding survivors. Worsening weather fuelled the sombre mood, with persistent rain and choppy seas hindering dive... Read More

A fighter jet flies above as Ukrainian soldiers sit on an armoured personnel carrier in Kramatorsk, in eastern Ukraine yesterday. Ukrainian government forces and separatist pro-Russian militia staged rival shows of force in eastern Ukraine amid escalating rhetoric on the eve of crucial four-power talks inGeneva on the former Soviet country

A fighter jet flies above as Ukrainian soldiers sit on an armoured personnel carrier in Kramatorsk, in eastern Ukraine yesterday. Ukrainian government forces and separatist pro-Russian militia staged rival shows of force in eastern Ukraine amid escalating rhetoric on the eve of crucial four-power talks inGeneva on the former Soviet country's future. – Reuters pic, April 17, 2014.

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