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    MH17 shot down by missile – inquiry
    Oct13

    MH17 shot down by missile – inquiry

    Air crash investigators concluded that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from the eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia will consider it a default if Ukraine fails to pay off Eurobond in December
    Oct13

    Russia will consider it a default if Ukraine fails to pay off Eurobond in December

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – If Ukraine fails to pay off a $3 billion Eurobond in December Russia will consider this a default, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin says IMF should lend Ukraine $3 billion to repay Russia
    Oct13

    Russia's Putin says IMF should lend Ukraine $3 billion to repay Russia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund should lend Ukraine $3 billion (2 billion pound) to pay off its debt to Russia, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Investigators: Russian-Made Missile Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Over Ukraine
    Oct13

    Investigators: Russian-Made Missile Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Over Ukraine

    A Russian-made Buk missile downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, according to Dutch investigators probing the July 2014 crash over Ukraine. The Dutch Safety Board concluded that the airplane traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala broke apart after being hit by a missile fired from easter Ukraine. USA Today reported: Dutch Safety Board (DSB) chairman...

    Trudeau says he would tell Putin off ‘to his face’ if he becomes prime minister
    Oct13

    Trudeau says he would tell Putin off ‘to his face’ if he becomes prime minister

    TORONTO — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says he would tell off Russian President Vladimir Putin “directly to his face” if he becomes prime minister. Trudeau accuses Putin of “being dangerous” in eastern Europe, “irresponsible and harmful” in the Middle East and “unduly provocative” in the Arctic....

    Dutch-led probe releases final report on downing of flight MH17
    Oct13

    Dutch-led probe releases final report on downing of flight MH17

    After a 15-month probe, Dutch-led international investigators on Tuesday released a final report into last year’s crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. The Malaysia Airlines jetliner broke up on a routine flight between Amsterdam and Kuala Lumpur over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014, as heavy fighting raged between Kiev’s army and...

    Official Investigation Report: Boeing 777 Shot Down by Russian Buk
    Oct13

    Official Investigation Report: Boeing 777 Shot Down by Russian Buk

    The investigation by the Dutch Safety Board has come to a conclusion that MH17 was downed while flying over eastern Ukraine by Russian surface-to-air Buk missile. …read more Source:...

    MH17 downed by missile from territory controlled by Ukrainian military 
— Russian company
    Oct13

    MH17 downed by missile from territory controlled by Ukrainian military — Russian company

    The Malaysia Airlines MH17 plane was shot down by a 9M38 surface-to-air missile from territory controlled by the Ukrainian military, claimed Russian missile manufacturer Almaz-Antei on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Venus Williams rallies to advance to 2nd round in Hong Kong
    Oct13

    Venus Williams rallies to advance to 2nd round in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG (AP) — Venus Williams rallied to beat Yuliya Beygelzimer of Ukraine 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 Tuesday in the opening round of the Hong Kong Open.The third-seeded Williams wore a bandage on her left thigh and looked hampered in her movements. However, she came from a break down three times in the final set to close out the win in 2 hours, 13...

    MH17: 1 of 5 commercial airliners shot down in aviation history
    Oct13

    MH17: 1 of 5 commercial airliners shot down in aviation history

    KUALA LUMPUR – The shooting down of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 in Ukraine on July 17 last year is the fifth involving a commercial airliner in recent aviation history.All 283 passengers and 15 crew on board the Boeing 777 aircraft perished in the tragedy.The plane was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, cruising at an altitude...