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    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site
    Jul17

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site

    Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles Sunday at the site in rebel-held eastern Ukraine where flight MH17 crashed two years ago, killing all 298 people on board …read more Source: The Daily...

    Chilling animation shows how MH17 was shot down with a Buk surface-to-air missile
    Jul17

    Chilling animation shows how MH17 was shot down with a Buk surface-to-air missile

    Two years ago today, on July 17, 2014, 298 civilians from 11 countries perished when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine. The Dutch Safety Board concluded in its October 2015 final report that MH17, traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was hit by a Buk surface-to-air missile fired from territory controlled by...

    2 Years Later: Video shows the moment Russian-backed rebels realized they shot down a civilian airliner in eastern Ukraine
    Jul17

    2 Years Later: Video shows the moment Russian-backed rebels realized they shot down a civilian airliner in eastern Ukraine

    Australia says MH17 footage of rebels rummaging through victims’ bags shows attack was not an accident and urges Russia to cooperate with investigations. …read more Source: Business...

    France calls for reservists after Nice attack
    Jul17

    France calls for reservists after Nice attack

    NICE, France: France has called on young “patriots” to join the reserves following an IS-claimed truck attack in Nice which killed 84 and prompted tough questions over security failures. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve made the appeal for volunteers to boost the security service on Saturday as France reels from its third major Islamist attack...

    Two held as details emerge about France truck attacker (Updated)
    Jul17

    Two held as details emerge about France truck attacker (Updated)

    NICE, France: French investigators arrested two more people Sunday as they pieced together details about the motives and preparations of the Tunisian who rammed a truck into a crowd in an IS-claimed attack that killed 84. Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel visited the Nice promenade with his rented truck on the two days before he smashed the vehicle into...

    MH17 initial probe findings expected later this year
    Jul17

    MH17 initial probe findings expected later this year

    Malaysian minister says preliminary findings will feature conclusion on forensic research on flight downed in east Ukraine …read more Source: Anadolu...

    France calls for reservists after truck massacre
    Jul17

    France calls for reservists after truck massacre

    NICE, France: France has called on young “patriots” to join the reserves following an IS-claimed truck attack in Nice which killed 84 and prompted tough questions over security failures. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve made the appeal for volunteers to boost the security service on Saturday as France reels from its third major Islamist attack...

    MH17: Malaysia continues to strive for justice: Najib
    Jul17

    MH17: Malaysia continues to strive for justice: Najib

    KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian government continues all efforts to find a full and satisfactory explanation of the events that led to the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy, which was shot down over Donetsk, Ukraine, two years ago. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd …read more Source: New Straits...

    Why was there an attempted coup in Turkey?
    Jul17

    Why was there an attempted coup in Turkey?

    HARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: To help us understand the events in Turkey, I’m joined now from Washington by Eric Edelman, the former U.S. ambassador to Turkey during the Bush administration, and here in New York by David Phillips, director of the program on peace-building and human rights at Columbia University. Mr....

    France Is at War, Officials Say After Terrorist Attack in Nice Kills at Least 84
    Jul16

    France Is at War, Officials Say After Terrorist Attack in Nice Kills at Least 84

    KYIV, Ukraine—At 3:45 a.m. Friday, just hours after a man drove a large truck through a crowd in the French seaside town of Nice, killing at least 84, French President François Hollande made a televised address to the nation. He began by making it clear the attack at the close of Bastille Day, France’s Independence Day, was an act of...