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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

    PETROPAVLIVKA, Ukraine: Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles on Sunday at the site in rebel-held eastern Ukraine where flight MH17 crashed two years ago, killing all 298 people on board. About 60 people joined the vigil on the small square of the village of Petropavlivka where some of the remains and personal belongings of...

    Mirela Demireva wins title at Night of Athletics
    Jul17

    Mirela Demireva wins title at Night of Athletics

    European high jump vice-champion Mirela Demireva has won the title in the Night of Athletics tournament in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium. The 26-year old Bulgarian high jumper cleared 191 cms. in her first attempt, after which she made unsuccessful attempts at 200 cms. Second and third place went to Yuliya Chumachenko (188 cms.) and Iryna Herashchenko...

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

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site (AFP)

    Petropavlivka (Ukraine) (AFP) – Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles on 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 West...

    UPDATE 2 more held as details emerge on France truck attacker
    Jul17

    UPDATE 2 more held as details emerge on France truck attacker

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

    Supply Ministry purchases 300,000 tonnes of Russian, Romanian wheat
    Jul17

    Supply Ministry purchases 300,000 tonnes of Russian, Romanian wheat

    The Ministry of Supply has announced the purchase of 300,000 tonnes of Russian and Romanian wheat in the second global tender in the new fiscal year budget. The tender, in which several local and international companies participated, was held by the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC). The purchase was completed at an average price of...

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

    Two years on, Ukraine villagers mourn at MH17 crash site

    UKRAINE: Dozens of villagers carried flowers and lit candles on Sunday at the site in rebel-held eastern Ukraine where flight MH17 crashed two years ago, killing all 298 people on board. About 60 people joined the vigil on the small square of the village of Petropavlivka where some of the remains and personal belongings of passengers on the...

    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...