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    Foreign investigators reach MH17 crash site in Ukraine
    Jul31

    Foreign investigators reach MH17 crash site in Ukraine

    Dutch and Australia experts expected to focus initially on retrieving bodies still on site and collecting victims’ belongingsAn international team of investigators in eastern Ukraine has reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines flight 17.Fighting between government troops and pro-Russian separatist rebels had kept the delegation from...

    Ukrainians protesting against mobilization block trucks
    Jul31

    Ukrainians protesting against mobilization block trucks

    A number of Serbian trucks and drivers are blocked on the Ukraine-Belarus border by a group of Ukrainian women, the Belgrade daily Večernje Novosti writes. The women are protesting against the mobilization of men ordered by the authorities in Kiev, and reportedly particularly target Serbian trucks because of friendly ties between Serbia and...

    Russia threatens Europe with higher energy prices
    Jul31

    Russia threatens Europe with higher energy prices

    Russia has reacted angrily to EU sanctions, calling them a “senseless and irresponsible step” which would “inevitably” lead to a hike in energy prices. …read more Source:...

    Land for gas: Merkel and Putin discussed secret deal could end Ukraine crisis
    Jul31

    Land for gas: Merkel and Putin discussed secret deal could end Ukraine crisis

    Germany and Russia have been working on a secret plan to broker a peaceful solution to end international tensions over the Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Tony Abbott says airlines should tell passengers about routes over war zones
    Jul31

    Tony Abbott says airlines should tell passengers about routes over war zones

    However, the prime minister says he would not force Qantas to bypass IraqTony Abbott has called on airlines to tell passengers about flight routes over war zones, but resisted union demands for a prescriptive approach to force Qantas to bypass Iraq.The Transport Workers Union called on the government to compel all Australian-registered airlines...

    Ukraine crisis ‘game-changer’ for UK defence warn MPs
    Jul31

    Ukraine crisis ‘game-changer’ for UK defence warn MPs

    Nato is poorly prepared to deal with the new threat from Russia and the “ambiguous warfare” the Kremlin has used in Ukraine, MPs warn …read more Source: The...

    Russians hold key posts with Ukraine separatists
    Jul31

    Russians hold key posts with Ukraine separatists

    Russians appear to be calling the shots among the separatists in Eastern Ukraine. Men from Moscow occupy many of the key positions in the People’s Republics of Donetsk and Luhansk. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Leaders meet to discuss MH17 access
    Jul31

    Leaders meet to discuss MH17 access

    Malaysian and Dutch leaders to meet later to discuss securing full access to the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine, two weeks after the plane went down. …read more Source:...

    Vanity Military Selfies Are Spoiling Russia’s Attack in Ukraine
    Jul31

    Vanity Military Selfies Are Spoiling Russia’s Attack in Ukraine

    Images mixed by author. “We shelled Ukraine all night long.” These are the words a young Russian soldier wrote on his social network page last week, where he published a photograph of military equipment in an open field. When the post went viral, the soldier removed the word “Ukraine” from the caption. Then his account...

    Russia: ‘short-sighted’ sanctions will backfire on US, EU
    Jul31

    Russia: ‘short-sighted’ sanctions will backfire on US, EU

    Russia has criticized sanctions imposed by the EU and US this week, saying they will lead to higher energy prices in Europe. In eastern Ukraine, meanwhile, fresh peace talks appear possible – with an unusual host. …read more Source: Deutsche...

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