A mediator from Europe's OSCE security body headed to eastern
Ukraine seeking the surrender of pro-Russian separatists as
the Kiev government declared an Easter truce following a
peace accord with Moscow.
The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a "very
critical juncture", Malaysia's transport minister says as
authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of
the Indian Ocean seabed that has so far found nothing.
Divers searching for survivors of a capsized South Korean
ferry have seen three bodies floating through a window of a
passenger cabin but have been unable to retrieve them, the
coastguard said, hours after the ship's captain was arrested.
A day after an international deal in Geneva to defuse the
East-West crisis in Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists vowed
not to end their occupation of public buildings and
Washington threatened further sanctions on Moscow if the