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    Indonesia says presumes missing AirAsia plane crashed in Java Sea
    Dec29

    Indonesia says presumes missing AirAsia plane crashed in Java Sea

    By Fergus Jensen and Siva Govindasamy A missing AirAsia plane carrying 162 people is presumed to have crashed off the Indonesian coast, an official said on Monday, as countries in the region offered to help Jakarta in the search and recovery effort. The Indonesia AirAsia plane, an Airbus A320-200, disappeared after its pilot failed to get...

    Indonesia halts search for missing AirAsia plane as night falls
    Dec28

    Indonesia halts search for missing AirAsia plane as night falls

    Indonesia called off until first light a search for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people from Indonesia’s Surabaya to Singapore, which went missing on Sunday just after pilots requested a change in course to avoid bad weather.There was no distress call issued by Flight QZ8501, operated by Indonesian AirAsia, 49 percent owned by...

    Nearly 900 Dead, Missing in 2014 Air Disasters
    Dec28

    Nearly 900 Dead, Missing in 2014 Air Disasters

    Nearly 900 people are dead or missing following air disasters around the world this year, with Southeast Asia taking a particularly heavy hit. Three major events involved weather, two planes were shot down in eastern Ukraine, and one crash was attributed to mechanical problems. Hundreds of passengers and crew remain unaccounted for in the…...

    Looking to create a Jewish defense force in eastern Ukraine
    Dec28

    Looking to create a Jewish defense force in eastern Ukraine

    Latvian-Israeli activist Tzvi Arieli seeks to protect Jews of Mariupol. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Russia must influence rebels to end Ukraine crisis, says Merkel
    Dec28

    Russia must influence rebels to end Ukraine crisis, says Merkel

    Merkel, who has been closely involved in diplomatic efforts to resolve the crisis, also welcomed the exchange of prisoners between the Ukrainian government and separatists. …read more Source: World...

    AirAsia flight carrying 162 people goes missing in Southeast Asia: officials
    Dec28

    AirAsia flight carrying 162 people goes missing in Southeast Asia: officials

    An Indonesia AirAsia Airbus A320-200 passenger prepares to land at Sukarno-Hatta airport in Tangerang on the outskirts of Jakarta in this January 30, 2013 file picture. (Reuters/Enny Nuraheni/files) Jakarta, Reuters—Indonesia’s air force was searching for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that went missing on Sunday after the pilots...

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident
    Dec28

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident

    AP JAKARTA, Indonesia — An AirAsia flight with 162 people aboard disappeared Saturday on the way from Indonesia to Singapore. It’s a third air incident this year involving Malaysia, where budget carrier AirAsia in based. Here’s a look at the two other disasters and the latest missing flight. ___ MH370 The disappearance of Malaysia...

    Officials: AirAsia flight carrying 162 people from Indonesia to Singapore missing
    Dec28

    Officials: AirAsia flight carrying 162 people from Indonesia to Singapore missing

    An AirAsia flight with 162 people on board lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday after the pilots asked to change course to avoid bad weather during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore, Indonesian officials said.Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ 8501, an Airbus 320-200, lost contact with the Jakarta air traffic control...

    AirAsia flight carrying 162 people from Indonesia to Singapore missing – officials
    Dec28

    AirAsia flight carrying 162 people from Indonesia to Singapore missing – officials

    By Chris Nusatya and Randy Fabi An AirAsia flight with 162 people on board lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday after the pilots asked to change course to avoid bad weather during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore, Indonesian officials said. Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ 8501, an Airbus 320-200, lost contact with...

    After turbulent 2014, expect little calm for 2015
    Dec28

    After turbulent 2014, expect little calm for 2015

    By Peter Apps FROM FINANCIAL crisis in Russia to cyber warfare with North Korea, 2014 has generated new flashpoints right into its final days, setting 2015 up to be just as turbulent. Almost all of the major confrontations, such as the battle with Islamic State militants, the West’s stand-off with Russia over Ukraine and the fight against...

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