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    Flight MH17: relatives of passengers react to Dutch investigation findings – video
    Oct13

    Flight MH17: relatives of passengers react to Dutch investigation findings – video

    Relatives of British passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was downed by a Buk surface-to-air missile, according to Dutch investigators, react to the findings of an investigation into the incident by the Dutch safety board. The report has concluded that the Malaysia Airlines plane was hit by a 9N314M warhead on 17 July 2014, as...

    Ukraine defends not closing airspace where MH17 shot down
    Oct13

    Ukraine defends not closing airspace where MH17 shot down

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Ukraine on Tuesday 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: The...

    MH17 Crash Report: Key Inquiry Findings
    Oct13

    MH17 Crash Report: Key Inquiry Findings

    An investigation into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet over Ukraine reveals it was brought down by a Russian-made missile. …read more Source: Sky...

    French president is looking to sell new ships to Russia
    Oct13

    French president is looking to sell new ships to Russia

    SAINT-NAZAIRE (AP) — France is looking to sell new ships to Russia in the future despite the cancellation of a controversial deal for two Mistral-class warships this year, French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday. “Things went well with Russia, which has agreed to cancel the contract. And I even think we’ll get partnerships for new...

    Investigators conclude Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down by Russian missile
    Oct13

    Investigators conclude Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down by Russian missile

    The Dutch Safety Board’s investigation into the causes of the crash of Flight MH17 last year concluded that the plane was felled by a Russian-made Buk missile. Video by Onderzoeksraad voor Veiligheid Dutch investigators have concluded that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by a Russian-made Buk missile from a rebel-held area in...

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

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

    Moscow (AFP) – 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 down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine last year. …read more Source: The West...

    Chilling Photos of MH17’s Reconstruction
    Oct13

    Chilling Photos of MH17’s Reconstruction

    On Tuesday, 452 days after Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down and scattered across towns held by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board released a long-awaited report on the causes, consequences and subsequent recovery process of the downed jet.Flight MH17 went down on July 17, 2014, on its way from...

    Putin asks IMF to help Ukraine pay off $3 billion debt to Russia
    Oct13

    Putin asks IMF to help Ukraine pay off $3 billion debt to Russia

    President Vladimir Putin called Tuesday on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to lend an additional $3 billion to Ukraine to help the ex-Soviet cou …read more Source: The New...

    MH17 wreckage reveals horror of plane’s last moments
    Oct13

    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 told the graphic story Tuesday of its violent last moments after being hit by a surface-to-air missile. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Dutch investigation: rocket that downed MH17 came from rebel area
    Oct13

    Dutch investigation: rocket that downed MH17 came from rebel area

    Dalje English Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a rocket fired from an area in eastern Ukraine that was under the control of pro-Russian rebels at the time, the head of a Dutch investigative team said Tuesday. “It is an area where borders were shifting. But it is an area where pro-Russian rebels had control,” The post Dutch...