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    Relatives of MH17 victims seek EU help in getting radar data
    Aug31

    Relatives of MH17 victims seek EU help in getting radar data

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – Frustrated relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine are appealing to the EU’s top diplomat to put pressure on Russia, Ukraine and the United States to hand over intelligence and radar data to investigators. … …read more Source: The...

    MH17 families in desperate appeal for help (AP)
    Aug31

    MH17 families in desperate appeal for help (AP)

    Frustrated relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine are appealing to the EU’s top diplomat to put pressure on Russia, Ukraine and the United States to hand over intelligence and radar data to investigators. …read more Source: The West...

    EU Prepared To Prolong Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine
    Aug31

    EU Prepared To Prolong Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine

    European Union ambassadors appear set to prolong asset freezes and visa bans against 146 individuals and 37 entities that, according to the EU, are responsible for actions against Ukraine’s territorial integrity. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Relatives Of MH17 Victims Appeal To EU Over Radar Data, Intelligence
    Aug31

    Relatives Of MH17 Victims Appeal To EU Over Radar Data, Intelligence

    Frustrated relatives of people killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine have appealed to the European Union’s top diplomat to put pressure on Russia, Ukraine, and the United States to provide investigators with intelligence and radar data about the tragedy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    PH eyes reviving mothballed nuclear plant
    Aug31

    PH eyes reviving mothballed nuclear plant

    MANILA: The Philippines may revive a nuclear power plant that was completed 32 years ago but never switched on due to safety fears, the government said Wednesday. The spokesman for new President Rodrigo Duterte said the government is considering brining the $2.3 billion plant into operation to meet the country’s growing power needs, despite...

    Russia Practices Shooting Air Incursion Jets Near Black Sea
    Aug31

    Russia Practices Shooting Air Incursion Jets Near Black Sea

    Russia has shot down over 30 targets of jets in an anti-aircraft drill around the Black Sea, practicing military readiness in case of air incursions, state news agency Itar-Tass reports. Russian President Vladimir Putin called for snap military exercises of Russian military units across the country earlier this month, finishing this week. The...

    Philippines eyes reviving mothballed nuclear plant
    Aug31

    Philippines eyes reviving mothballed nuclear plant

    MANILA: The Philippines may revive a nuclear power plant that was completed 32 years ago but never switched on due to safety fears, the government said Wednesday. The spokesman for new President Rodrigo Duterte said the government is considering brining the $2.3 billion plant into operation to meet the country’s growing power needs, despite...

    UN anti-torture body resumes Ukraine visit
    Aug31

    UN anti-torture body resumes Ukraine visit

    A UN torture prevention group said Wednesday it would resume a visit to Ukraine that it had halted in protest over access issues following “positive talks” with the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    UN anti-torture body resumes Ukraine visit
    Aug31

    UN anti-torture body resumes Ukraine visit

    A U.N. torture prevention group said Wednesday it would resume a visit to Ukraine that it had halted in protest over access issues following “positive talks” with the Ukrainian government …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Morning Vertical, August 31, 2016
    Aug31

    The Morning Vertical, August 31, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...