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    SA family find comfort in MH17 report
    Oct14

    SA family find comfort in MH17 report

    The family of Durban-born MH17 air crash victim, Cameron Dalziel, said they felt some comfort hearing that he died quickly. ||| Durban – The family of Durban-born MH17 air crash victim, Cameron Dalziel, 43, said on Tuesday they felt some comfort after news that those on board the shot-down plane lost consciousness within seconds of it being...

    MH17: killer still elusive
    Oct14

    MH17: killer still elusive

    The grieving families of the victims of flight MH17 can draw little comfort from the final report into the tragedy. ||| The Hague – The grieving families of the 298 passengers and crew murdered aboard flight MH17 can draw little comfort from the final report into the tragedy. The Dutch Safety Board confirmed on Tuesday what most had...

    No blame assigned in MH17 report
    Oct13

    No blame assigned in MH17 report

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, a Dutch probe has not pointed fingers at any particular party. ||| Gilze-Rijen, Netherlands – Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded on Tuesday in its final...

    Finally some answers over flight MH17
    Oct13

    Finally some answers over flight MH17

    Investigators concluded that Flight MH17 was shot down by a BUK missile fired from eastern Ukraine, a report said. ||| The Hague – International investigators have concluded that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from rebel-held eastern Ukraine, a Dutch daily said on Tuesday. The final report...

    MH17 ‘downed by Russian-made BUK’
    Oct13

    MH17 ‘downed by Russian-made BUK’

    Investigators concluded that Flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from eastern Ukraine, a report said. ||| The Hague – International investigators have concluded that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from rebel-held eastern Ukraine, a Dutch daily said on Tuesday.The...

    Inquiry to unveil MH17 final report
    Oct13

    Inquiry to unveil MH17 final report

    The Dutch Safety Board will report the results of its investigation into the downing of flight MH17 which killed all 298 on board. ||| Dutch-led air crash investigators on Tuesday release their final report into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over war-torn Ukraine, in a move likely to worsen already-strained ties between Russia and...

    ‘Europe’s last dictator’ wins 5th term
    Oct12

    ‘Europe’s last dictator’ wins 5th term

    Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko won a fifth term in office by a landslide. ||| Minsk – Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko won a fifth term in office by a landslide on Sunday in an election that could see an easing of relations with the West and raise questions about his ties to Vladimir Putin’s Russia....

    NATO reads the riot act to Russia
    Oct09

    NATO reads the riot act to Russia

    Jens Stoltenberg said NATO was ready to show resolve in the face of Russia’s growing military involvement in the Syria conflict. ||| Russia’s determination to prop up the regime of Bashar al-Assad with bombing raids on Syrian rebels triggered a response from NATO members on Thursday as the alliance pledged to double the size of its...

    Russia backs major Syrian assault
    Oct07

    Russia backs major Syrian assault

    Russia has showed off its military reach with a barrage of missiles fired against Syrian insurgents from the Caspian Sea. (VIDEO) ||| Beirut – Syrian troops and militia backed by Russian jets mounted what appeared to be their first major coordinated assaults on Syrian insurgents on Wednesday and Moscow said its warships fired a barrage of...

    Putin to deploy military in Syria
    Sep30

    Putin to deploy military in Syria

    The Federation Council voted unanimously to give President Vladimir Putin approval to deploy Russia’s military in Syria. ||| Moscow – The Russian parliament on Wednesday unanimously granted President Vladimir Putin the right to deploy the country’s military in Syria, a move a top Kremlin aide said related only to the air force....

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