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This image made from Nov. 13, 2017, surveillance video released by the United Nations command shows a North Korean soldier, second right, running from a jeep and later shot by North Korean soldiers at right. A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom in a jeep and then on foot, being shot at least five times as he limped across the border and was rescued by South Korean soldiers, according to dramatic video released by the U.S.-led U.N. command Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. (United Nations Command via AP)
Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapesOn a cold, gray afternoon, a lone North Korean soldier races toward freedom, the shock of his comrades palpable as they realize he is defecting to the South and start sprinting after him
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Map locates Okinotorishima, Japan, where a US Navy plane crashed into the Pacific. SOURCE: maps4news/HERE. Editor’s Note: It is mandatory to include all sources that accompany this graphic when repurposing or editing it for publication
Ships, aircraft search Philippine Sea for 3 missing in crashU.S. and Japanese ships and aircraft were searching in the Philippine Sea for three sailors missing since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed a day earlier
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FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual joint military exercise called Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States at an unidentified location in the international waters, east of the Korean Peninsula. A similar type of the U.S. Navy plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, while on the way to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier, the Navy said. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
The Latest: Search continuing for 3 sailors after Navy crashThe U.S. Navy says the search continues for three sailors after an aircraft crashed Thursday in the Philippine Sea
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Members of the media watch proceedings in the Yugoslav War Crimes Tribunal, ICTY, as they wait for the verdict to be handed down in the genocide trial against former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic, in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday Nov. 22, 2017.  (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
The Latest: Kosovo welcomes verdict for Serb military leaderKosovo has welcomed the conviction of Serbian military chief Ratko Mladic on charges of genocide and other crimes by a United Nations court
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Celebrated Australians want services restored to refugeesA dozen celebrated Australians have sent an open letter to the government warning that asylum seekers could die at a decommissioned immigration camp that lacks food, water, power and medical care
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Drawings by children in support of the crew of the missing submarine ARA San Martin, hang from the fence of the Mar del Plata Naval Base, in Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. The families of the 44 crew members aboard a submarine that has been lost in the South Atlantic for seven days are growing increasingly distressed as experts say that the crew might be reaching a critical period of low oxygen. (AP Photo/Marina Devo)
Argentina reports new clue in search for missing submarineThe hunt for a missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members will return to a previously searcher area as officials say a noise made a week ago in the South Atlantic could provide a clue to the vessel's location
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In this Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, photo, Jamila Begum, 35, who works with Delhi municipality on contractual basis, cleans the railing of a subway escalator in New Delhi, India. “This year the smog was really bad. I could feel it,” she said. “It was always dark.” Begum said she stopped sitting outside during breaks because the smog was so bad. But she got sick anyway and had to stay home for three days. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
'Like chilies in my nose:' Coping with Delhi's toxic smogPeople in New Delhi talk to AP about what it's like living with the painfully thick smog that's been laying over India's capital this month
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Officials prepare for a gathering outside the ruling party ZANU PF headquarters in Harare, Wednesday Nov. 22, 2017 where returning recently fired vice president and now president elect, Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected to address crowds of supporters. Mnangagwa has retuned to Harare to be sworn in as the country's new leader Friday, after Robert Mugabe announced his resignation in the middle of impeachment proceedings again him Tuesday. (AP Photo/Christopher Torchia)
The Latest: Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa kept contact with militaryThe Latest: Incoming leader of Zimbabwe returns home to cheers, promises new democracy
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, file photo, Afghan internally displaced children stand in a muddy yard at a poor neighborhood in Kabul, Afghanistan. A United Nations report says the world’s least developed countries need access to electricity if they are to break out of poverty. It says 60 percent of people in the world’s poorest countries have no access to electricity _ some 577 million people in total. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File)
UN: Closing energy gap would help poorest countries developA United Nations report says the world's least developed countries need access to electricity if they are to break out of poverty
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FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2007, file photo, Dmitri Hvorostovsky performs during the final dress rehearsal for the opera "Eugene Onegin" in New York. The beloved Russian baritone “died peacefully” early Wednesday morning, Nov. 22, 2017, after a long battle with cancer near his home in London, his office said in a statement. He was 55. (AP Photo/Shiho Fukada, File)
Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky dies at 55Dmitri Hvorostovsky, the Russian baritone known for a velvety voice, dashing looks and shock of flowing white hair, died Wednesday at a hospice near his home in London
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Supporters of Zimbabwe's President in waiting Emmerson Mnangagwa, known as "The Crocodile", raise a stuffed crocodile in the air as they await his arrival at the Zanu-PF party headquarters in Harare, Zimbabwe Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Mnangagwa has emerged from hiding and returned home ahead of his swearing-in Friday. Crowds have gathered at the ruling party's headquarters for his first public remarks. Mnangagwa will replace Robert Mugabe, who resigned after 37 years in power when the military and ruling party turned on him for firing Mnangagwa and positioning his wife to take power. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Zimbabwe's incoming leader returns home to cheersIncoming leader of Zimbabwe returns home to cheers, promises new democracy
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FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the executive director of UN Women, speaks to reporters during a news conference at U.N. headquarters. The United Nations began campaigning to end violence against women decades ago, but its effort gained little traction, until the outpouring of allegations of sexual misconduct against powerful men in Hollywood, the U.S. Congress and boardrooms put the issue on front pages and TV screens around the world. "This is the moment!" Mlambo-Ngcuka said in an interview ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on Nov. 25. "It really has to come out of the woodwork." (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
UN hopes sex misconduct cases buoy efforts to help womenThe head of the U.N. women's agency is hoping to capitalize on the attention around sexual harassment, abuse and rape.
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