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Ukraine begins 'anti-terror' action

Authorities in Kiev announce the start of an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Russian separatists, as Moscow warns that Ukraine is on the brink of civil war.


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A major rescue operation is under way after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized off South Korea, coastguard officials say.

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The UK bears "a degree of responsibility" for the failure to prevent a raid in Afghanistan in 2012 that left two US marines dead, MPs say.

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