Tuesday, May 26, 2015   

Icebreaker Snow Dagon on the move again
(01-07 19:09)

A Chinese vessel that helped rescue passengers from a Russian research ship trapped in Antarctica only to get stuck in the ice itself broke free today, state media reported.
The Xue Long, or Snow Dragon, “pulled free of the ice and navigated into the open waters,’’ Xinhua reported.—AFP
   
Other China breaking news:
Tangled mess of metal marks site of elderly home (58 mins ago)
Henan rest home lies in ruins (1 hr 2 mins ago)
Elderly survivor of Henan blaze (1 hr 5 mins ago)
Jet crashes in flames, student pilot and instructor killed (1 hr 17 mins ago)
Lighthouses being built on disputed islands (1 hr 24 mins ago)
Navy says flight instructor, student killed in crash (1 hr 59 mins ago)
Defense strategy rejects ‘hegemony’ and ‘power politics’ of external parties (05-26 13:14)
White paper outlines strategy of open seas defense and the right to counterattack (05-26 13:09)
Taiwan proposes plan to ease South China Sea tensions (05-26 12:53)
China downplays South China Sea island development (05-26 12:24)

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