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    Protesters call on Russia to cooperate with probe into downing of flight MH17
    Jul16

    Protesters call on Russia to cooperate with probe into downing of flight MH17

    Protesters have called on Moscow to stop obstructing an investigation into the 2014 crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane as it flew over conflict-ridden eastern Ukraine. All 298 people on board died in the disaster. …read more Source:...

    Tourism sector awaits reactions to events in Hurghada
    Jul16

    Tourism sector awaits reactions to events in Hurghada

    The Ministry of Tourism, through its foreign offices and contracted private companies, began to measure the reactions and the repercussions resulting from the incident in Hurghada, which claimed the lives of four tourists from Ukraine and Germany. Executive director of Mind Share Riham El Sawy, which is part of the deal with JWT to promote...

    Schiff: Not Appropriate for Democrats to Get Help from Ukrainian Government
    Jul16

    Schiff: Not Appropriate for Democrats to Get Help from Ukrainian Government

    Rep. Adam Schiff (D., Calif.) said Sunday it would not have been appropriate for Democrats to get help from the Ukrainian government in the 2016 campaign, stressing that its efforts to help Hillary Clinton did not come close to Russia’s on behalf of Donald Trump. ABC host Jonathan Karl read from a January Politico article headlined,...

    Three Years On, Families of MH17 Victims Still Seeking Justice
    Jul16

    Three Years On, Families of MH17 Victims Still Seeking Justice

    Investigators say it’s clear what caused Flight MH17 to crash in eastern Ukraine’s war zone in 2014: a Buk missile brought in from Russia and fired from territory held by Moscow-backed separatists. But they have yet to name a single suspect, and families of the 298 victims can only sit and wait for justice. …read more Source:...

    Australia says MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia
    Jul16

    Australia says MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made Buk missile over eastern Ukrainian territory held by pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Ukraine to start NATO talks: Russia angry, the West uncertain
    Jul16

    Ukraine to start NATO talks: Russia angry, the West uncertain

    Ukraine will start talks on joining NATO, President Petro Poroshenko announced on Monday, a move likely to strain already tense relations between the West and Ukraine’s neighbour Russia. …read more Source: France...

    What Politicos Are Reading This Summer
    Jul16

    What Politicos Are Reading This Summer

    “There are two motives for reading a book,” once wrote Nobel Laureate Bertrand Russell. “One, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.” It does make you wonder what Russell would have thought of today’s political scene, where there’s no surer mark of fame than whether strangers are willing to read about what...

    Dr. Gorka says he’s going to be Trump’s ‘pitbull’ — here’s why
    Jul16

    Dr. Gorka says he’s going to be Trump’s ‘pitbull’ — here’s why

    Dr. Sebastian Gorka told Sean Hannity that he was willing to be President Donald Trump’s “pit bull” in order to push back on what he saw as biased attacks by the media. He explained what that meant on Hannity’s Fox News show Friday. “I just want to point out,” Hannity began, “factually, 50-year reruns of Yogi Bear and 25-plus reruns...

    MH17 — What Happened?
    Jul16

    MH17 — What Happened?

    What exactly do we know about the events of July 17, 2014, when Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was blown out of the sky over Ukraine, killing 298 people? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Australia says MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia
    Jul16

    Australia says MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia

    SYDNEY – The perpetrators who brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in July 2014, killing all 298 aboard, may be tried in absentia, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday. , Most of those on board the Boeing 777 were Dutch, but others came from 17 countries, including 38 Australians. It was shot down by a Russian-made...