Judy, brave dog of war: New book tells the story of the puppy who survived a PoW camp WHEN the tiny liver-and-white pointer puppy snuck under the wire of the English kennels in Shanghai, little did those who tried to stop her realise that she would go on to become one of the most famous animals of the Second World War. 06/4/2014 - 11:15 pm | View Link
US rescuers work to get Chinese sailors off boat SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Air Force rescuers worked to get two badly burned Chinese sailors off a boat in the Pacific Ocean ... She said the seven heading back to China were in good condition after being rescued. The Venezuelan boat had sent out a request ... 05/5/2014 - 7:44 am | View Link
US air teams rescuing injured Chinese sailors PHOENIX (AP) — A parachuting medical team and other U.S. Air Force rescuers are working to bring two badly burned Chinese sailors from a boat in the Pacific Ocean to a California hospital. Officials said two other Chinese sailors died and six are ... 05/4/2014 - 8:04 pm | View Link
Chinese sailors rescued in Pacific, six remain missing (CNN)-- A Venezuelan fishing boat has rescued 11 Chinese sailors, including four suffering from severe burns, from a life raft floating in the Pacific Ocean about 1,100 km (684 miles) off the coast of Mexico. Six sailors from the Chinese vessel remain ... 05/4/2014 - 5:22 pm | View Link
Chinese-owned cargo ship hits seawall off South Korea; 9 dead, 2 missing, 8 rescued They spoke on condition of anonymity, saying they were not authorized to speak to the media on this matter. The rescued sailors were wearing life jackets, the officers said. The coast guard also collected the dead bodies of nine crew members but two are ... 10/15/2013 - 3:44 pm | View Link
Chinese navy sails onto world stage Since commercial vessels usually have foreign sailors, the Chinese escort fleet had not only ... Gulf of Aden and Somali waters escorted more than 100 ships and successfully rescued three foreign merchant ships, before being replaced by the second fleet ... 10/22/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
British Forces Overseas Hong Kong British Forces Overseas Hong Kong comprised the elements of the British Army, Royal Navy (including Royal Marines) and Royal Air Force. Much of the British military ... 07/24/2014 - 11:03 pm | View Website
rescue verb rescue verb - definition, audio pronunciation, synonyms and more for rescue verb: to help someone or something out of a dangerous, harmful, or unpleasant situation ... 07/24/2014 - 10:13 pm | View Website
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US sends Air Force to rescue injured Chinese sailors US rescuers have parachuted into the middle of the Pacific Ocean to provide medical aid to two badly burned Chinese sailors after their boat sank. 05/6/2014 - 2:32 am | View Website
Official: 7 rescued sailors head back to China SAN DIEGO (AP) — A U.S. Air Force official says seven Chinese sailors rescued off Mexico's Pacific coast and the bodies of two of their comrades are ... 05/5/2014 - 2:36 pm | View Website
Palestinian health officials say more than 800 Palestinians have been killed and more than 5,200 wounded by Israeli airstrikes and tank fire aimed at what Israel says are Hamas targets.
The Israeli military says it is doing its utmost to spare civilians, including by sending evacuation warnings to homes and neighborhoods that are about to be hit in Israel's air- and ground operation.
The deadly Ebola virus that has killed hundreds across West Africa may have hit Africa’s most populous city, according to a Thursday statement from the country’s ministry of health.
Officials in Lagos, Nigeria are testing a Liberian man after he collapsed at the city’s airport displaying symptoms of the disease. Government representatives also expressed concern because the man worked and lived in Liberia where the disease is prevalent.
(JERUSALEM) — The Israeli military says an Israel soldier Hamas claimed to have captured in the Gaza Strip earlier this week was in fact killed in battle on that day.
The Islamic militant Hamas announced late Sunday that it was holding Oron Shaul and gave his purported military ID. An Israeli soldier in the hands of Hamas could have been a game changer in the current round of Israel-Hamas fighting and efforts to end it.
The military said in an announcement Friday that Shaul was killed in battle in Gaza on Sunday.