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Family members demand truth behind ferry Sewol sinking

It´s been exactly 100 days since a passenger ferry sank off the southwest coast of South Korea. More than 300 people died, and 10 are still missing. The families of the victims and their supporters marched through the rain on Thursday, demanding parliament to enable a special law that they believe will help get to the bottom of what happened.

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A United Nations school in Gaza crowded with hundreds of Palestinians seeking refuge from fierce fighting has come under fire. At least 15 civilians have been killed and dozens wounded.

Putin: Sanctions would not affect Russian economic growth

New EU sanctions would aim at shares and bonds issued by Russian banks, and technology and arms exports to Russia. Ministers for President Vladimir Putin lined up to say that Russia´s economic growth would not be affected by sanctions they consider to be puny.

Small investigative team just now accessing to Ukraine crash site

Two more transport planes have arrived in the Netherlands from eastern Ukraine, carrying remains of the victims of flight MH17. Very little is being done to search for more bodies as security concerns still hinders the investigation teams.

Iraqi lawmakers elect Fouad Massoum as president

Iraqi lawmakers elected a veteran Kurdish politician on Thursday to replace long-serving Jalal Talabani as the country´s new president in the latest step toward forming a new government.

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  • Ukrainian PM announces resignation


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