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    Lawsuit blames Ukrainian rebel leader for MH17 crash
    Jul16

    Lawsuit blames Ukrainian rebel leader for MH17 crash

    Ed AdamczykCHICAGO, July 16 (UPI) — A former separatist commander in Ukraine was formally accused of involvement in shooting down Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in a lawsuit. …read more Source: United Press...

    MH17 Downing: One Tragedy, One Truth, But Many Stories
    Jul16

    MH17 Downing: One Tragedy, One Truth, But Many Stories

    Leaked findings on the downing over eastern Ukraine of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet point the finger at pro-Russian rebels using a Russian-supplied weapon — and could scarcely be more at odds with assertions and suppositions flowing out of Russia in the year since the disaster. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fishing ban in Arctic
    Jul16

    Fishing ban in Arctic

    Canada, the United States, Russia and other Arctic nations signed an agreement on Thursday to bar their fishing fleets from fast-thawing seas around the North Pole, an agreement delayed more than a year by tensions over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Russia Needs Ukraine, Too
    Jul16

    Russia Needs Ukraine, Too

    Russia’s incursions into Ukraine and its seizure of Crimea threw a spotlight on Gazprom’s stranglehold on Europe’s gas market, and sent many policymakers into a tizzy worrying over how to reduce dependence on Russian supplies. For years Moscow has wielded its enormous oil and gas reserves as a geopolitical lever in Europe, and...

    Little certainty year after airliner shot down in Ukraine
    Jul16

    Little certainty year after airliner shot down in Ukraine

    A fog of vehement allegations, macabre claims and self-serving rhetoric shrouds the tragedy. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Passes Laws For Next IMF Loan
    Jul16

    Ukraine Passes Laws For Next IMF Loan

    Ukraine’s parliament has passed all the laws necessary to receive a second tranche of financial aid from the International Monetary Fund, Ukraine’s deputy minister announced on July 16. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Little certainty 1 year after airliner shot down in Ukraine
    Jul16

    Little certainty 1 year after airliner shot down in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A year since a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was blown out of the sky over war-ravaged eastern Ukraine — killing 298 people — there has been little official word of progress in determining what brought down Flight MH17. One of the probes under way reportedly points toward a ground-to-air missile fired from a village held by...

    1 year after 298 die in MH17 Ukraine crash, no clarity on cause or perpetrator
    Jul16

    1 year after 298 die in MH17 Ukraine crash, no clarity on cause or perpetrator

    A year since a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was blown out of the sky over war-ravaged eastern Ukraine — killing 298 people — there has been little official word of progress in determining what brought down Flight MH17. …read more Source: FOX...

    Little certainty 1 year after airliner shot down in Ukraine
    Jul16

    Little certainty 1 year after airliner shot down in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A year since a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was blown out of the sky over war-ravaged eastern Ukraine — killing 298 people — there… …read more Source:...

    Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, One Year Later
    Jul16

    Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, One Year Later

    A year after Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine, people are still awaiting an official answer to the question of who was responsible. Friday marks the anniversary of the day the plane crashed en route from the Netherlands to Malaysia, killing 298 people. In Australia, lawmakers will unveil a plaque honoring the victims. Dutch...