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Rescuers race to save over 120 buried after Taiwan quake

  • TAINAN, Taiwan, Feb 7, (APP/AFP) – Rescuers raced Sunday to free more than 120 people buried under the rubble of an apartment complex felled by an earthquake in southern Taiwan that left 29 confirmed dead, as an investigation began into the collapse. The death toll rose as emergency workers dug for survivors of the 6.4-magnitude […]

  • Anger, sanctions threats greet N. Korea rocket launch plans

    SEOUL, (APP/AFP) – South Korea and Japan on Wednesday echoed US warnings that North Korea would pay a heavy price if it pushes ahead with a planned rocket launch just weeksafter conducting its fourth nuclear test. Urging Pyongyang to drop its plans for a launch as early as next week, the government in Seoul said […]

  • Anger, sanctions threats greet N. Korea rocket launch plans

    SEOUL, (APP/AFP) – South Korea and Japan on Wednesday echoed US warnings that North Korea would pay a heavy price if it pushes ahead with a planned rocket launch just weeksafter conducting its fourth nuclear test. Urging Pyongyang to drop its plans for a launch as early as next week, the government in Seoul said […]

  • Anger, sanctions threats greet N. Korea rocket launch plans

    SEOUL, (APP/AFP) – South Korea and Japan on Wednesday echoed US warnings that North Korea would pay a heavy price if it pushes ahead with a planned rocket launch just weeksafter conducting its fourth nuclear test. Urging Pyongyang to drop its plans for a launch as early as next week, the government in Seoul said […]