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    New animation shows how MH17 was shot down by missile
    Oct14

    New animation shows how MH17 was shot down by missile

    Ukrainian authorities had “sufficient reason” to close the airspace over conflict-stricken eastern Ukraine before the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, according to the findings of a Dutch investigation into the crash. The Boeing 777 was heading from Amsterdam to Malaysia when it was shot down on July 17, 2014, over Ukrainian territory...

    World › Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 over Ukraine
    Oct14

    World › Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 over Ukraine

    Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was destroyed by a Buk surface-to-air missile over eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board said Tuesday as it presented the results of an official probe into the crash. The missile’s Russian maker, however, presented its own report hours earlier, trying to clear Russia-backed separatists who controlled…...

    ‘We will not be bullied anymore’
    Oct14

    ‘We will not be bullied anymore’

    JULIE Bishop says she is determined to find out who was behind the MH17 crash as anger grows over Ukraine’s failure to shut down airspace. …read more Source:...

    Russian Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine: Dutch probe report
    Oct14

    Russian Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine: Dutch probe report

    The Hague, Netherlands: Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was destroyed by a Buk surface-to-air missile over eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board said Tuesday as it presented the results of an official probe into the crash.The missile’s Russian maker, however, presented .. …read more Source: India...

    Russian missile-maker contradicts Dutch MH17 crash report
    Oct14

    Russian missile-maker contradicts Dutch MH17 crash report

    Moscow: A Russian state-controlled missile-maker said Tuesday its investigation of last year’s crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane over rebel eastern Ukraine contradicts conclusions from a Dutch probe.Ukraine and Western countries contend the airliner was downed by a m.. …read more Source: India...

    Son of two Australian MH17 victims says Ukraine should have closed airspace
    Oct14

    Son of two Australian MH17 victims says Ukraine should have closed airspace

    Queensland man Paul Guard, whose parents died in the July 2014 disaster, says Malaysia Airlines should have been told not to fly over Ukraine conflict zoneA Queensland man who lost both parents when MH17 was brought down says Malaysia Airlines should have been told not to fly over the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine.A Dutch safety board report...

    How the Malaysia Airlines shootdown report is being spun in Russia
    Oct14

    How the Malaysia Airlines shootdown report is being spun in Russia

    An official investigation by Dutch authorities has concluded that Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine last year by a Russian-made missile. But it didn’t determine who fired it. That hasn’t stopped the story being spun in Russia. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Malaysia Airlines flight 17: Why wasn’t the airspace closed?
    Oct14

    Malaysia Airlines flight 17: Why wasn’t the airspace closed?

    An official investigation by Dutch authorities has concluded that Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine last year by a Russian-made missile. But it also concluded that Ukraine should have closed its airspace. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Russia a Rare Destination for Syrians Seeking Refuge
    Oct14

    Russia a Rare Destination for Syrians Seeking Refuge

    While tens of thousands of Syrian refugees continue to flee civil war by traveling to neighboring countries and Europe, Russia is a rare destination despite its Soviet and Cold War ties to Damascus. According to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, there were 238,836 refugees and asylum-seekers in Russia as of January. But almost all of them,...

    The Atlantic Daily: Israeli-Palestinian Violence, MH17 Report, Democratic Debate
    Oct14

    The Atlantic Daily: Israeli-Palestinian Violence, MH17 Report, Democratic Debate

    Mohamad Torokman / ReutersWhat We’re Following: Violence in Israel Three Israelis were killed and 20 others were readers’ stories, and share your own, here. Verbs Rand Paul’s entire day livestreamed, Pitchfork purchased, 92-year-old World War II veteran skydives. Answers: 80, COLORADo, 25,000 …read more Source: <a...