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    The Latest: Israel president cuts short visit to Ukraine
    Sep28

    The Latest: Israel president cuts short visit to Ukraine

    Israeli President Reuven Rivlin says he is cutting short an official visit to Ukraine to attend the funeral of former President Shimon Peres in Israel. Rivlin is in Ukraine for a commemoration of the 1941 Babi Yar massacre, in which more than 100,000 Jews and others were killed by Nazi officers in a ravine on the outskirts of the Ukrainian...

    The Latest: Israel president cuts short visit to Ukraine
    Sep28

    The Latest: Israel president cuts short visit to Ukraine

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the death of former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...

    MH17 investigation: First results released this afternoon
    Sep28

    MH17 investigation: First results released this afternoon

    This afternoon the Public Prosecutor is presenting the first results of the criminal investigation into the downing of flight MH17 over Eastern Ukraine in July 2014. These results are expected to reveal what type of weapon shot down the plane and where it was fired fromThe post MH17 investigation: First results released this afternoon appeared...

    Dutch-led team to release initial MH17 criminal probe
    Sep28

    Dutch-led team to release initial MH17 criminal probe

    THE HAGUE: A Dutch-led international team of criminal investigators on Wednesday will release initial findings into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 amid growing frustration among relatives over the probe’s pace. The preliminary findings are expected to shed light on the exact type of BUK missile which struck the Boeing 777...

    MH17 victims’ son says ending Ukraine conflict more important than placing blame
    Sep28

    MH17 victims’ son says ending Ukraine conflict more important than placing blame

    ‘Finger pointing and blame and inflaming tensions between Russia and the west is not helping anyone,’ Paul Guard says ahead of the criminal inquiry resultsAn Australian man who lost both his parents aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 believes ending the Ukraine conflict should be higher priority than placing blame over the downed...

    How does a BUK missile system work?
    Sep28

    How does a BUK missile system work?

    The Ukrainian military has given BBC News access to one of its BUKs, to show how sophisticated a piece of military equipment it is. …read more Source:...

    Russia plays geopolitical Gazprom game
    Sep28

    Russia plays geopolitical Gazprom game

    Kremlin looks to bond with Germany and punish Ukraine …read more Source: Financial...

    Vladimir Putin resurrects the KGB
    Sep28

    Vladimir Putin resurrects the KGB

    MOSCOW — Soon after he was first appointed prime minister back in 1999, Vladimir Putin joked to an audience of top intelligence officers that a group of undercover spies, dispatched to infiltrate the government, was “successfully fulfilling its task.” It turns out Putin doesn’t do jokes. Over Putin’s years in power, not just the...

    Investigators to report on 2014 downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine
    Sep28

    Investigators to report on 2014 downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

    Debris from a Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 that crashed on Thursday lies on the ground near the village of Rozsypne in the Donetsk region July 18, 2014. REUTERS An international team of prosecutors investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014 will report findings on Wednesday but are unlikely to bring charges...

    Europa League Ukrainian underdogs to visit Manchester United
    Sep28

    Europa League Ukrainian underdogs to visit Manchester United

    PARIS – Manchester United host unheralded Ukrainians Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford on Thursday with Jose Mourinho’s side aiming to get their Europa League campaign off the ground after a bumpy start. …read more Source: Bangkok...