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    Flight MH17 ‘downed by missile’
    Oct13

    Flight MH17 ‘downed by missile’

    GILZE-RIJEN: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded on Tuesday in its final report on the crash in July 2014 that killed all 298 people on board, most of them Dutch. But the long-awaited findings of the board, which was not empowered to address questions of...

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine
    Oct13

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the plane....

    Report: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile
    Oct13

    Report: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The Dutch Safety Board said Tuesday that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which went down a year ago near the Russia-Ukraine border, was destroyed by a Russian missile. The plan …read more Source: Big News...

    The Latest: Ex-war crimes judge: Dutch report refutes Russia
    Oct13

    The Latest: Ex-war crimes judge: Dutch report refutes Russia

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.9:55 p.m.Geoffrey Robertson, a former United Nations war crimes judge, said the Dutch Safety Board report on MH-17 is important because it refutes Russian “lies and propaganda” claiming the...

    Efforts Were Made to Cover up Causes of Flight MH17 Disaster in Ukraine, Report States
    Oct13

    Efforts Were Made to Cover up Causes of Flight MH17 Disaster in Ukraine, Report States

    More than a year after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, investigators with the Dutch Safety Board released its report on the incident, saying a Russian-manufactured Buk missile downed the plane. The highly anticipated report suggests that attempts were made to cover up the causes of the crash,...

    Ukraine’s France ambassador slams atlas for placing Crimea in Russia (AFP)
    Oct13

    Ukraine’s France ambassador slams atlas for placing Crimea in Russia (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – Ukraine’s ambassador to France has voiced his “shock” at the new 2016 edition of a French atlas which features a map showing “Crimea as being part of Russian territory.” …read more Source: The West...

    News24.com | MH17 wreckage reveals horror of plane’s last moments
    Oct13

    News24.com | MH17 wreckage reveals horror of plane’s last moments

    A partial reconstruction of a Malaysia Airlines jet made of wreckage found strewn across eastern Ukraine has told the graphic story of its violent last moments after being hit by a surface-to-air missile. …read more Source:...

    MH17 shot down by BUK missile
    Oct13

    MH17 shot down by BUK missile

    Air crash investigators concluded Tuesday that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from war-torn eastern Ukraine last year killing all 298 people on board. Even though the Dutch-led inquiry did not say who pulled the trigger, Russian officials were already disputing the findings set to further degrade...

    Dutch MH17 Investigation Leaves Unanswered Questions
    Oct13

    Dutch MH17 Investigation Leaves Unanswered Questions

    Dutch officials say it was a Russian-made surface-to-air missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 killing all 298 people aboard last year as it flew over eastern Ukraine, where fighting was underway between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian forces. The conclusion came in a final report on the investigation released at an air base...

    Ukraine explains not closing airspace before MH17 downed
    Oct13

    Ukraine explains not closing airspace before MH17 downed

    Foreign minister says Kiev unaware of presence of sophisticated missiles in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Anadolu...