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    MH17 has strong echoes of 1983 Korean plane tragedy
    Jul23

    MH17 has strong echoes of 1983 Korean plane tragedy

    The downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine has stirred memories of a 1983 incident when a Korean passenger jet was shot down by Soviet fighters in what then US president Ronald Reagan called a mid-air “massacre”. …read more Source: The Times of...

    U.K. orders fresh probe into Litvinenko death
    Jul23

    U.K. orders fresh probe into Litvinenko death

    Britain on Tuesday announced an inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, the Russian former spy who accused the Kremlin from his London deathbed of poisoning him with radioactive tea. The move comes as London pushes for greater sanctions against Moscow over the downing of a passenger plane in eastern Ukraine, and is likely to […]...

    MH17: We will try to bring back bodies before Raya, assures Hisham
    Jul23

    MH17: We will try to bring back bodies before Raya, assures Hisham

    KUALA LUMPUR: The Defence Ministry is monitoring the remains of the Flight MH17 crash victims, as they are being transported from Torez, Ukraine to the Netherlands where forensic identification will be carried out. …read more Source: New Straits...

    MH17 has strong echoes of 1983 Korean tragedy
    Jul23

    MH17 has strong echoes of 1983 Korean tragedy

    SEOUL – The downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine has stirred memories of a 1983 incident when a Korean passenger jet was shot down by Soviet fighters in what then US president Ronald Reagan called a mid-air “massacre”. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Oil extends losses in Asian trade
    Jul23

    Oil extends losses in Asian trade

    SINGAPORE: Oil extended losses in Asia Wednesday as a stronger US currency discouraged buying in the dollar-priced commodity and concerns over the geopolitical fallout from the downing of flight MH17 in Ukraine eased. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Malaysia gets Flight 17’s boxes as Dutch prepare to mourn
    Jul23

    Malaysia gets Flight 17’s boxes as Dutch prepare to mourn

    Malaysian transportation officials took custody of the black boxes from downed Flight 17, and the Netherlands declared a day of mourning in preparation for the arrival of the first bodies from Ukraine.EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollowTributes to MH17 victimsFighting erupts in Ukraine as crash investigators arriveMH17...

    MH17 Has Strong Echoes of 1983 Korean Tragedy
    Jul23

    MH17 Has Strong Echoes of 1983 Korean Tragedy

    The downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine has stirred memories of a 1983 incident when a Korean passenger jet was shot down by Soviet fighters in what then US president Ronald Reagan called a m… …read more Source:...

    MH17 Black Boxes to be Sent to UK Lab: Malaysia

    The black boxes recovered from the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine will be sent to British aviation investigators for analysis, Malaysia has said. …read more Source:...

    Russia struggles with half a million refugees of Ukraine conflict
    Jul23

    Russia struggles with half a million refugees of Ukraine conflict

    July 23, 2014 9:45 AMMOSCOW (AFP) – Russia is struggling with a flood of refugees who already number half a million from the fighting in eastern Ukraine, and many appear increasingly likely to stay, officials and activists said. …read more Source: The Straits...

    MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK lab: Malaysia
    Jul23

    MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK lab: Malaysia

    The black boxes recovered from the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine will be sent to British aviation investigators for analysis. …read more Source: Channel...

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