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    MH17: Tony Abbott increases pressure on Russia as Bishop heads for UN
    Jul19

    MH17: Tony Abbott increases pressure on Russia as Bishop heads for UN

    PM wants justice for ‘dead and the living’ Julie Bishop will lead bid for ‘full investigation’Australian officials on their way to KievChina’s president calls for a ‘fair and objective’ inquiryTony Abbott increased the pressure on Russia over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as he dispatched...

    All eyes are on Vladimir Putins reaction to the flight MH17 disaster | Mary Dejevsky
    Jul19

    All eyes are on Vladimir Putins reaction to the flight MH17 disaster | Mary Dejevsky

    The Russian president can either join international efforts to investigate the tragedy or he can choose obfuscation and denialWithin hours, even minutes, of the Ukraine air disaster, there was only one culprit in the eyes of much of the world. The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, was already in the dock.Russia, it was assumed, had supplied the...

    Malaysia Airlines crash: Putin calls for Ukraine ceasefire
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines crash: Putin calls for Ukraine ceasefire

    Russian president’s call for both sides to enter talks comes as Moscow and Kiev blame each other for the downing of flight MH17Vladimir Putin has called for opposing sides in Ukraine to lay down their arms and enter talks as the world demanded answers following the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 by a suspected Russian-made...

    Russia Today reporter resigns in protest at MH17 coverage
    Jul18

    Russia Today reporter resigns in protest at MH17 coverage

    Sara Firth criticises Kremlin-backed news channels disrespect for facts in reports about Malaysia Airlines plane disasterA London-based correspondent of Kremlin-funded news channel Russia Today has resigned in protest at its coverage of the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.Sara Firth, who worked at Russia Today, or RT, for five...

    The MH17 crash images show us what war in Europe looks like in 2014 | Jonathan Jones
    Jul18

    The MH17 crash images show us what war in Europe looks like in 2014 | Jonathan Jones

    Rightly, picture editors chose not to show some photos taken at the site. The wreckage itself communicates all we need to knowPicture editors selection of Malaysia Airlines MH17 imagesTelevision cameras at the place where MH17 fell to earth couldnt help panning back to reveal a vast, low-lying landscape of interminable near-nothingness. A...

    Malaysia Airlines crash: world leaders condemn attack – video
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines crash: world leaders condemn attack – video

    World leaders, including David Cameron, Barack Obama and Angela Merkel, condemn the shooting down of Malaysia Airline flight MH17, which crashed in Ukraine on Thursday killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew. Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razak, calls for those responsible to be brought to justice. Australian prime minister, Tony Abbott, says...

    Photo highlights of the day
    Jul18

    Photo highlights of the day

    The Guardian’s photo team brings you a daily round up from the world of photography including the Malaysian plane crash, Gaza and the UK heatwave … …read more Source: The...

    MH17 dominates newspaper front pages around world, but not in Russia
    Jul18

    MH17 dominates newspaper front pages around world, but not in Russia

    State-run Rossiyskaya Gazeta leads with story about Russians’ eating habits, relegating plane crash to bottom of pageThe downing of MH17 over eastern Ukraine was the main story on the front pages of most of most newspapers around the world on Friday. Not so in Russia, where the state-run Rossiyskaya Gazeta led with a story about the eating...

    MH17 victims include former president of International Aids Society
    Jul18

    MH17 victims include former president of International Aids Society

    Joep Lange and partner among number of scientists and activists flying to international Aids conference in MelbourneAmong more than 100 scientists and campaigners flying to the international Aids conference in Melbourne on board flight MH17 was a former leader in the field, Joep Lange from the Netherlands, who was travelling with his partner,...

    The tragedy of flight MH17 must mark final point in Ukraine conflict
    Jul18

    The tragedy of flight MH17 must mark final point in Ukraine conflict

    After the loss of so many innocent lives, the international community has to find a way to prevent the stand-off from reaching an even more dangerous level, says Dmitri TreninThe downing of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine on Thursday catapults the crisis there onto the global agenda. More than half of the 298 victims were...

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