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    MH17 hit by Buk missile launched from rebel-held village: prosecutors
    Sep29

    MH17 hit by Buk missile launched from rebel-held village: prosecutors

    A MALAYSIAN airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a Russian-made Buk missile launched from a village held by rebels fighting Ukrainian government forces, international prosecutors said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The Business...

    Man accosts Kim Kardashian in Paris for second time
    Sep29

    Man accosts Kim Kardashian in Paris for second time

    PARIS (AP) — Serial celebrity accoster Vitalii Sediuk has struck again, this time at Paris Fashion Week, targeting Kim Kardashian’s derriere as she was entering the exclusive L’Avenue restaurant. Kardashian’s makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic caught the Wednesday incident on video and posted it to his Instagram account. It showed...

    Abe Really Really Wants A Deal With Russia
    Sep29

    Abe Really Really Wants A Deal With Russia

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is once again pushing hard to resolve the Kuril islands dispute with Russia, Reuters reports: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is betting that close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russia’s economic woes and regional concerns about China’s rise will help him make progress in a decades-old...

    Prosecutors: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile
    Sep29

    Prosecutors: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile

    Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile fired from a launcher brought into Ukraine from Russia and located in a village held by pro-Russian rebels, international prosecutors said yesterday. The findings counter Moscow’s suggestion that the passenger plane, en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur in July 2014, was brought...

    Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia
    Sep29

    Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down in 2014 by a Buk missile that was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts...

    OPEC Agrees To Limit Oil Output For First Time Since 2008
    Sep29

    OPEC Agrees To Limit Oil Output For First Time Since 2008

    OPEC agreed on Wednesday modest oil output cuts in the first such deal since 2008, with the group’s leader Saudi Arabia softening its stance on arch-rival Iran amid mounting pressure from low oil prices.“OPEC made an exceptional decision today … After two and a half years, OPEC reached consensus to manage the market,” said Iranian Oil...

    Mourinho ready to leave star player Rooney out again
    Sep28

    Mourinho ready to leave star player Rooney out again

    Jose Mourinho may leave Wayne Rooney out of Manchester United’s starting side for the second match in a row when they face Ukrainian side Zorya Luhansk in the Europa League today. Rooney was on the bench for United’s weekend game with Premier League champions Leicester City and didn’t get on until very late in the game as...

    MH17: Buk missile system from Russia, says Dutch-led investigation – video
    Sep28

    MH17: Buk missile system from Russia, says Dutch-led investigation – video

    A member of the Dutch-led joint investigation team (JIT) presents the body’s findings after an inquiry into the downing of flight MH17 on 17 July 2014, killing all 298 people on board. Speaking on Wednesday from the Dutch city Nieuwegein, Wilbert Paulissen explained that by using witnesses and phone data it had been possible to conclusively...

    Russia implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17
    Sep28

    Russia implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

    Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts showed that pro-Moscow rebels had called for deployment of the mobile surface-to-air weapon and reported its arrival on July 17, 2014, in rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine. The deadly surface-to-air weapon...

    Investigators name two Russian speakers in connection with MH17 tragedy
    Sep28

    Investigators name two Russian speakers in connection with MH17 tragedy

    THE HAGUE // Dutch prosecutors released the names of two Russian-speaking men in connection with the 2014 downing of Flight MH17 on Wednesday – the first time individuals have been named in relation to the attack. It came hours after investigators said that the missile responsible for shooting down the Malaysia Airlines plane had been...