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Thursday, April 21, 2011

World News

South Korea
  • South Korea has sent a warship to the Arabian Sea after the Hanjin Tianjin, a 75,000 ton South Korean freighter, lost contact after emitting a distress call.  It is believed to have been seized by pirates, who have already seized the Italian Rosalia D'Amato.
United States

[1] For the shooting death of two civilians by one CIA contractor, and for civilian deaths caused by US drone attacks along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border.

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