Up to 293 missing in S. Korea ferry capsize: officials He also said the number of passengers and crew had been revised down to 459 from the 477. As the government retracted an earlier announcement that 368 people had been rescued, the Maritime Ministry said it could only confirm 164 had been brought to safety. "The rest are unaccounted for," #World #Korea
Gunmen kill three Iran police near Iraq frontier: report
At least seven people were killed and two dozen injured in a #fire at a bus terminal near Seoul on Monday 26 May 2014, emergency officials said. It was the latest in a series of deadly #transport linked #accidents in South Korea which is still reeling from the loss of around 300 lives -- mostly #schoolchildren -- in a ferry #disaster last month.
Nairobi blasts kill at least six: police At least six people were killed in three simultaneous blasts in Nairobi on Monday. Three almost simultaneous blasts in the main Somali district of the Kenyan capital Nairobi Monday left at least six people dead and scores injured, said police, raising suspicions of terrorism.
UN resumes aid mission in Homs. Operations to evacuate civilians and deliver aid in besieged parts of Syria s Homs resumed Wednesday after being suspended a day earlier, as peace talks in #Geneva appeared deadlocked. #World #DunyaNews