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    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...

    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...

    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...

    Russia ‘doubts’ Dutch MH17 probe
    Oct13

    Russia ‘doubts’ Dutch MH17 probe

    MOSCOW – Russia on Tuesday said it had “serious doubts” about the goal of a Dutch inquiry into the downing of a Malaysia Airline plane over rebel-held eastern Ukraine last year. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    MH17 shot down by ‘Russian-made missile’
    Oct13

    MH17 shot down by ‘Russian-made missile’

    Air crash investigators have concluded that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile fired from war-torn eastern Ukraine, sources close to the inquiry said Tuesday, triggering a swift Russian denial. …read more Source: Global...

    Flight MH17 shot down Russian-built Buk missile
    Oct13

    Flight MH17 shot down Russian-built Buk missile

    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 July 2014 crash that killed all 298 people on board. The long-awaited findings of the board, which was not empowered to address questions of responsibility, did not specify who...