Thursday, April 17, 2014   

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:
3 dead, 5 missing in Jiangsu chemical plant blast (04-16 18:12)
Mainland open to cross-Strait leaders summit (04-16 17:55)
Captain America tops China box office (04-15 19:06)
Tap water company denies pollution cover-up (04-15 13:15)
Tsai sole candidate for DPP leadership race (04-14 19:06)
Taiwanese tourists injured in Japan deer rampage (04-14 12:29)
Officials seek to block corruption protesters: report (04-14 12:12)
Activist appeal rejected (04-11 11:00)
(Flight MH370) Another signal picked up today set for analysis (04-10 20:00)
Taipei students formally end occupation (04-10 18:32)

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