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    How it happened: Flight MH17, the weapon, the launch and the aftermath
    Sep28

    How it happened: Flight MH17, the weapon, the launch and the aftermath

    In July 2014, a Buk ground-to-air launcher, armed with four missiles and sat on a low trailer, crossed the Russian border into eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    OPEC reaches first deal to cut oil output since 2008, say sources
    Sep28

    OPEC reaches first deal to cut oil output since 2008, say sources

    OPEC agreed on Wednesday to cut its oil output for the first time since 2008, with the group’s leader Saudi Arabia softening its stance on arch-rival Iran amid mounting pressure from low oil prices. Two sources in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said the group would reduce output to 32.5 million barrels per day from...

    Ukraine rebels deny downing Flight MH17, reject probe findings
    Sep28

    Ukraine rebels deny downing Flight MH17, reject probe findings

    A top pro-Russian separatist commander in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday denied Dutch findings blaming the downing of Flight MH17 on a Russian missile fired from rebel-held territory. “The forces of the People’s Republic of Donetsk could not have fired at the plane from a BUK system because we have no such sort of weapons,”...

    Dutch name two Russian speakers in MH17 probe
    Sep28

    Dutch name two Russian speakers in MH17 probe

    Aviation experts recreated the wrecked cockipt of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as part of the Dutch investigation into the downing of the Boeing 777 over Ukraine in 2014 -AFP photo THE HAGUE: Dutch prosecutors, for the first time in their long inquiry, on Wednesday released the names of two Russian-speaking men in connection with the MH17...

    BUK: Russia’s feared anti-aircraft missile system
    Sep28

    BUK: Russia’s feared anti-aircraft missile system

    MOSCOW – The BUK missile system blamed for shooting down flight MH17 over east Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, is an anti-aircraft weapon whose origins date back to the Soviet era. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Plane shot down by Russian missile
    Sep28

    Plane shot down by Russian missile

    2016-09-28t135932z_679154766_s1beudxhyqaa_rtrmadp_3_ukraine-crisis-mh17.jpg A Malaysian air crash investigator inspects the remains of flight MH17 in Donetsk region of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters 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...

    The Latest: UN secretary-general praises downed plane probe
    Sep28

    The Latest: UN secretary-general praises downed plane probe

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...

    MH17 hit by missile ‘brought from Russia’
    Sep28

    MH17 hit by missile ‘brought from Russia’

    Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was definitely shot down from the ground – by a Buk missile moved into Ukraine from Russia, an international investigation has concluded. …read more Source: Sky...

    Russia Is In Tailspin Over MH17 Shootdown Report
    Sep28

    Russia Is In Tailspin Over MH17 Shootdown Report

    Moscow’s counterspin hits high gear to discredit a Dutch-led inquiry that strongly indicates Russia played a role in downing of Malaysian Airlines flight over Ukraine. …read more Source: Foreign...

    MH17 investigation holds Russia responsible
    Sep28

    MH17 investigation holds Russia responsible

    Families of the victims have heard evidence that a missile was moved from Russia into eastern Ukraine before it was fired, bringing down the plane. …read more Source:...