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    Missile was from Russian military, say investigators
    May25

    Missile was from Russian military, say investigators

    May 25, 2018 5:00 AMBRUSSELS • A Dutch-led international team of investigators said a missile that downed a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014 came from the Russian military, opening the possibility that Dutch prosecutors could sue the Kremlin in connection with the attack that killed all 298 on board. …read more...

    Amid Russia threat, NATO calls on members to share more intelligence
    May25

    Amid Russia threat, NATO calls on members to share more intelligence

    OTTAWA — Canada and other members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization are being urged to share more information faster in a bid to get ahead — and stay ahead — of Russia and other threats to the military alliance. The request came Thursday from NATO assistant secretary general Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven as senior military intelligence...

    Presidential adviser Aurescu meets US President’s adviser Bolton
    May25

    Presidential adviser Aurescu meets US President’s adviser Bolton

    Washington, May 24 /Agerpres/ – Presidential adviser for foreign policy Bogdan Aurescu had a meeting with Ambassador John Bolton, National Security Advisor of the United States, at the White House on Thursday. During the meeting with Ambassador John Bolton discussed were the most important aspects of the cooperation between Romania and the...

    Macron hails ‘frank’ talks with Putin in Russia
    May24

    Macron hails ‘frank’ talks with Putin in Russia

    STREL’NA (RUSSIA) – French President Emmanuel Macron hailed “direct and frank” talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin after the pair discussed Syria, Ukraine and the Iran nuclear deal outside Saint Petersburg on Thursday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Investigators identify Russian military unit in downing of flight MH17
    May24

    Investigators identify Russian military unit in downing of flight MH17

    (Reuters) Dutch prosecutors identified a Russian military unit on Thursday as the source of the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 296 people on board. The airliner flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was hit by a Russian-made “Buk” anti-aircraft missile on July 17, 2014 over territory...

    Ukraine bans Russian news agency
    May24

    Ukraine bans Russian news agency

    Kiev: Ukraine banned Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency on Thursday, a week after detaining one of its journalists in Kiev and accusing him of treason. This decision was not linked to the investigation of RIA’s activities in Ukraine, but was part of a new wave of sanctions against the Russian Federation. According to the new...

    Russia will analyse Dutch findings about downing of flight MH17
    May24

    Russia will analyse Dutch findings about downing of flight MH17

    ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Moscow will analyse the Dutch findings about the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine that killed 298 people in 2014. …read more Source: The...

    Investigators: Russian military missile downed Malaysia Airlines flight
    May24

    Investigators: Russian military missile downed Malaysia Airlines flight

    BUNNIK, Netherlands — Detailed analysis of video and photos has unequivocally established that the Buk missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine nearly four years ago came from a Russia-based military unit, an international team of investigators said Thursday. It is the clearest link yet published by the team of...

    Investigators say Russian missile downed MH17 over Ukraine in 2014. Moscow calls conclusions ‘fakes’
    May24

    Investigators say Russian missile downed MH17 over Ukraine in 2014. Moscow calls conclusions ‘fakes’

    An international group of investigators said Thursday that its four-year probe found “legal and convincing evidence” that the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine belonged to the Russian army. The Joint Investigative Team, at a news conference in the Netherlands, revealed… …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Liverpool mayor confident of solution after 1,000 fans have flights cancelled
    May24

    Liverpool mayor confident of solution after 1,000 fans have flights cancelled

    Mayor Joe Anderson has been working closely with former professional boxer and now mayor of Kiev Vitali Klitschko to sort the situation. …read more Source:...