Death toll rises to 171 in S.Korean ferry sinking disaster

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Death toll rises to 171 in S.Korean ferry sinking disaster

Death toll in South Korea's ferry sinking disaster continued to rise to 171 on Thursday, but those recovered from the sunken ferry grew at a relatively slower pace as search operations were hampered by the unexpectedly swift currents.

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Australia transport bureau says beach debris not from MH370

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Australia transport bureau says beach debris not from MH370

Crew aboard the Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle into position for deployment in the southern Indian Ocean to look for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, April 14, 2014 in this handout picture released by the U.S. Navy.

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Debris found on Australian beach not from MH370

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Debris found on Australian beach not from MH370

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau on Thursday ruled out any link between material found on a beach in southwestern Australia and the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.

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Vietnam holds memorial service for 64 Gac Ma heroes

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Vietnam holds memorial service for 64 Gac Ma heroes

A memorial service for 64 officers and soldiers of the Vietnam People’s Navy who were killed in a battle against Chinese forces to protect Gac Ma Island, part of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, in 1988, was held in a sea area of Truong Sa on Tuesday.

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Vietnam commemorates troops who died in Spratly battle

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Vietnam commemorates troops who died in Spratly battle

People attending a memorial service held on the Truong Sa Archipelago Tuesday to honor 64 Vietnamese sailors who died in a naval battle between Vietnamese and Chinese forces in 1988. PHOTO COURTESY OF TUOI TRE.VN

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China defies Obama’s slow Asia pivot with rapid military buildup

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China defies Obama’s slow Asia pivot with rapid military buildup

While China spends on its military less than one-quarter what the U.S. will devote to the Pentagon this year, China’s outlays are rising as the U.S. cuts back.

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Poor visibility, rough currents pose challenges for Korean ferry rescue divers

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Poor visibility, rough currents pose challenges for Korean ferry rescue divers

Murky waters and strong currents are hampering divers' rescue operations for the sunken ferry Sewol. Professional divers say this could possibly be the most difficult underwater operation yet.

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Bodies found trapped inside sunken South Korean ferry: coastguard

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Divers searching for survivors of a capsized South Korean ferry saw three bodies floating through a window of a passenger cabin on Saturday but were unable to retrieve them, the coastguard said, hours after the ship's captain was arrested.

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Drone risks damage at record depth in search for Malaysian plane

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Drone risks damage at record depth in search for Malaysian plane

An underwater drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor for a missing Malaysian jetliner has dived to its deepest ever level, putting its equipment at unprecedented risk, as hopes dwindled that it might soon turn up some sign of wreckage.

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MH370: Undersea search could cost a quarter billion dollars, official says

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A prolonged undersea search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 could cost nearly a quarter of a billion U.S. dollars if private companies are used, Australia's top transport official said Thursday.

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No sign of MH370 as submarine completes fourth dive

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No sign of MH370 as submarine completes fourth dive

The Bluefin 21, Artemis autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is hoisted back on board the Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield after successful buoyancy testing April 1, 2014 in the Indian Ocean.

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Indonesia to build missile warship

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Indonesia to build missile warship

Indonesia is building a watchtower missile destroyer to increase the strength of its naval force.

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Survivors still alive on South Korean ferry: father

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Several people appear to have survived in an air pocket of a capsized South Korean ferry, the father of one of the school children aboard the boat told a Reuters reporter accompanying families out to the scene of the disaster on Thursday.

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Four dead, 291 missing in S Korea ferry sinking

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Four dead, 291 missing in S Korea ferry sinking

South Korean rescuers, including elite navy SEAL divers, worked frantically under floodlights on Wednesday to find nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank with 459 on board, mostly high school students bound for a holiday island.

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Ocean floor search for missing Malaysia plane cut short again

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Ocean floor search for missing Malaysia plane cut short again

A U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon aircraft takes off from Perth International Airport to participate in the continuing search in the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, April 16, 2014.

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