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    Probe: Russian military missile downed MH17 over Ukraine
    May24

    Probe: Russian military missile downed MH17 over Ukraine

    By Michael Birnbaum | Washington Post BRUSSELS – A Dutch-led international team of investigators said Thursday that a missile that downed a Malaysian 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...

    The U.S.-China Confrontation Takes On a New Dimension
    May24

    The U.S.-China Confrontation Takes On a New Dimension

    If China’s intentions in the South China Sea weren’t quite clear, this month should have removed doubt. News reports said China had installed anti-ship cruise missiles and surface-to-air missile systems on the disputed Spratly Islands—and had also built 400 buildings that can accommodate its military forces on a reef there. Then,...

    Investigators Say Missile From Russian Unit Downed MH17
    May24

    Investigators Say Missile From Russian Unit Downed MH17

    International investigators have concluded that the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 came from Russia’s 53rd Antiaircraft Missile Brigade. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit
    May24

    Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit

    International investigators say the missile used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 aboard, belonged to a Russia-based military unit …read more Source: ABC...

    Investigators: Missile That Downed Flight MH17 Belonged to Russian Brigade
    May24

    Investigators: Missile That Downed Flight MH17 Belonged to Russian Brigade

    International investigators looking into the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in July 2014 have identified the Russian military brigade they believe owned the missile that was used to bring down the airliner. Henry Ridgwell reports from London. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Missile that downed Malaysian airliner came from Russian base: probe
    May24

    Missile that downed Malaysian airliner came from Russian base: probe

    Detailed photos and videos prove that the missile that downed a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine nearly four years ago came from a Russian military base, a team of investigators said Thursday. The Joint Investigation Team concluded that the BUK-TELAR missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines MH17 — killing all 298 aboard, including 23 Americans...

    Linking MH17 To Russia’s 53rd Brigade
    May24

    Linking MH17 To Russia’s 53rd Brigade

    The Dutch-led international criminal investigation’s conclusion that a missile from the Russian military downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 has brought fresh scrutiny to a Russian brigade identified as the source of the weapon. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    News you might have missed: Morning links for Thursday, May 24
    May24

    News you might have missed: Morning links for Thursday, May 24

    Trump cancels his planned summit with Kim Jong Un… (TheBlaze) The White House released a statement on Thursday announcing the cancellation of President Donald Trump’s planned summit with Kim Jong Un. The open letter from the president to Kim cited a “statement” made by North Korea as the reason for the cancellation, although it is not...

    Investigators: Russian Missile Brought Down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
    May24

    Investigators: Russian Missile Brought Down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

    BUNNIK, Netherlands (AP) — Detailed analysis of video and photos has unequivocally established that the Buk missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 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...

    Russian Military Supplied Missile That Shot Down Malaysian Jet, Prosecutors Say
    May24

    Russian Military Supplied Missile That Shot Down Malaysian Jet, Prosecutors Say

    An international team of investigators has traced the antiaircraft system that hit Flight 17 over Ukraine to a specific unit. …read more Source: The New York...