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    German lawmaker raises doubts about Russia hosting the 2018 World Cup
    Jul23

    German lawmaker raises doubts about Russia hosting the 2018 World Cup

    BERLIN: Several senior German lawmakers have raised the possibility of stripping Russia of its right to host the 2018 World Cup and the national soccer federation said it was very worried about events following the downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Fighter jets downed near MH17 site by missile from Russia: Kiev
    Jul23

    Fighter jets downed near MH17 site by missile from Russia: Kiev

    Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Asian shares extend gains on Wall St. rally
    Jul23

    Asian shares extend gains on Wall St. rally

    HONG KONG–Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday, adding to the previous day’s rally, following a positive lead from Wall Street while concerns over the Ukraine air crash crisis ease. The euro was wallowing at multi-month lows against the dollar and yen as the West considers another round of sanctions against Russia for its support of...

    First MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands as nation mourns
    Jul23

    First MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands as nation mourns

    EINDHOVEN, Netherlands–The first bodies from flight MH17 arrived in the Netherlands on Wednesday almost a week after it was shot down over Ukraine, with grieving relatives and the king and queen solemnly receiving the as yet unidentified victims. Church bells rang out throughout the country as the planes touched down with the much-delayed...

    US presents fresh evidence on MH17 downing, points to Russian complicity
    Jul23

    US presents fresh evidence on MH17 downing, points to Russian complicity

    The Obama administration, detailing what it called evidence of Russian complicity in the downing of a Malaysian airliner, released satellite images and other sensitive intelligence that officials said proved Moscow had trained and equipped rebels in Ukraine responsible for the attack. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Europe: Equities climb
    Jul23

    Europe: Equities climb

    LONDON: European stock markets edged higher yesterday, building on the previous day’s gains as upbeat earnings reports eclipsed ongoing concerns about conflicts in Ukraine and Gaza. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Asia: Marts extend gains after Wall St rally
    Jul23

    Asia: Marts extend gains after Wall St rally

    HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose yesterday, adding to the previous day’s rally, following a positive lead from Wall Street while concerns over the Ukraine air crash crisis ease. …read more Source: New Straits...

    First Bodies from Downed Flight MH17 Land in Netherlands
    Jul23

    First Bodies from Downed Flight MH17 Land in Netherlands

    Two planes carrying the first bodies from Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, shot down over Ukraine last week, arrived in the Netherlands on Wednesday, an AFP correspondent reported. …read more Source:...

    MH17: Merkel says German is prepared to assist Malaysia
    Jul23

    MH17: Merkel says German is prepared to assist Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR: German Chancellor Angela Merkel today telephoned Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to express condolences over the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) aircraft crash in Ukraine last Thursday. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Rebels shoot down two Ukrainian jets near MH17 site
    Jul23

    Rebels shoot down two Ukrainian jets near MH17 site

    Pro-Russian rebels have shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets, a spokesman for Ukraine’s military operations said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The Times of...

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