Libyan officials say a boat carrying more than 250 migrants to Europe has sunk. Only 20 people have been rescued. Reuters reported another shipwreck carrying 342 migrants, but that has not been confirmed, BBC News.
The two American journalists detained in North Korea last week will be tried for committing “hostile acts” against the country. If found guilty, they could be kept for years in a labor camp. The reporters are Laura Ling and Euna Lee from Current TV, NY Times.
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