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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Chest Thumping and Chess Playing in Syria
    Oct13

    Chest Thumping and Chess Playing in Syria

    Political pundits in the U.S. are working overtime trying to get in to the mind of Vladimir Putin and explain to the world why Mr. Putin has decided to jump into the fray in Syria. Is it Great Power politics, an attempt to distract Russians from the country’s many economic problems, or a simple case of chest thumping? And what, if anything,...

    MH17 downed by ‘kind of missile installed in BUK’
    Oct13

    MH17 downed by ‘kind of missile installed in BUK’

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Air crash investigators concluded Tuesday that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile fired from war-torn eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board. …read more Source: The China...

    Flight MH17: was shot down by a BUK missile fired from Eastern Ukraine – Dutch report
    Oct13

    Flight MH17: was shot down by a BUK missile fired from Eastern Ukraine – Dutch report

    The Dutch Safety Board has concluded that flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made BUK missile. The board published the… …read more Source:...

    A CIA-Trained Tibetan Freedom Fighter’s Undying Hope for Freedom
    Oct13

    A CIA-Trained Tibetan Freedom Fighter’s Undying Hope for Freedom

    PANGONG LAKE, India—At dawn, the old man stood outside his home on the Indian side of Pangong Lake, thumbing his prayer beads and chanting, “Om mani padme hum.” The sun was rising from behind a wall of Himalayan peaks on the opposite shore, which was Tibet. The old man’s face, which had been darkly tanned by a lifetime in the high-altitude...

    Ukraine defends not closing airspace where MH17 shot down
    Oct13

    Ukraine defends not closing airspace where MH17 shot down

    Ukraine on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time) defended its decision not to close airspace in the east of the country where a Malaysian passenger plane was shot down, saying it was unaware that anti-aircraft weapons were being used in the area and that planes could be under threat. …read more Source:...

    Whoever shot down flight MH17, Russia’s reputation is in tatters | Mary Dejevsky
    Oct13

    Whoever shot down flight MH17, Russia’s reputation is in tatters | Mary Dejevsky

    We still don’t know for sure who caused the Malaysia Airlines catastrophe in Ukraine, but it has been costly for both the Kremlin and the rebelsIf any one event defines the confusion and savagery of the Ukrainian conflict for much of the world, it is the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, on 17 July, 2014. There was the shock and the...

    MH17 crash report: rival Dutch and Russian claims focus on Buk missile fragments
    Oct13

    MH17 crash report: rival Dutch and Russian claims focus on Buk missile fragments

    Buk manufacturer disputes Dutch report’s conclusion that butterfly-shaped shrapnel prove recent version of missile, used by Russian army, hit planeA Buk anti-aircraft missile has been considered the most plausible culprit in bringing down MH17 since the first hours after the crash, so the conclusion of the Dutch safety board report comes as...

    Russia says ‘serious doubts’ about goal of Dutch MH17 probe: ministry
    Oct13

    Russia says ‘serious doubts’ about goal of Dutch MH17 probe: ministry

    © AFP | The wrecked fuselage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is presented to the press during a presentation of the final report on the cause of its crash, at the Gilze Rijen airbase October 13, 2015 MOSCOW: Russia on Tuesday said it had “serious doubts” about the goal of a Dutch inquiry into the downing of a Malaysia Airline plane that was shot...

    The Latest: Ukraine defends decision not to close airspace
    Oct13

    The Latest: Ukraine defends decision not to close airspace

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times… …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Ukraine defends decision not to close airspace
    Oct13

    The Latest: Ukraine defends decision not to close airspace

    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.7:15 p.m.Ukraine’s foreign minister has defended the country’s decision not to close its airspace on the day that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was brought down, saying no one in Kiev knew...