: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    The Atlantic Daily: Israeli-Palestinian Violence, MH17 Report, Democratic Debate
    Oct14

    The Atlantic Daily: Israeli-Palestinian Violence, MH17 Report, Democratic Debate

    Mohamad Torokman / ReutersWhat We’re Following: Violence in Israel Three Israelis were killed and 20 others were readers’ stories, and share your own, here. Verbs Rand Paul’s entire day livestreamed, Pitchfork purchased, 92-year-old World War II veteran skydives. Answers: 80, COLORADo, 25,000 …read more Source: <a...

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine
    Oct14

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the...

    Luhansk Rebels Open to Discussions with Ukraine’s President
    Oct14

    Luhansk Rebels Open to Discussions with Ukraine’s President

    Ukraine’s president will visit eastern regions on Wednesday but has not responded to the invite. …read more Source:...

    How Dutch Investigators Rebuffed Russia’s Alternative MH17 Theories
    Oct14

    How Dutch Investigators Rebuffed Russia’s Alternative MH17 Theories

    Russian attempts to insert alternative theories into a long-awaited report on why a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane crashed over eastern Ukraine in July 2014 were repeatedly rejected by Dutch investigators. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine
    Oct13

    Dutch probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian jet in Ukraine

    GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the plane....

    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,...

    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...

    The Latest: Russian official: Dutch MH-17 report is ‘biased’
    Oct13

    The Latest: Russian official: Dutch MH-17 report is ‘biased’

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local. …read more Source: CNS...

    It’s (Past) Time to Withdraw from the New START Treaty
    Oct13

    It’s (Past) Time to Withdraw from the New START Treaty

    Earlier this month, the U.S. State Department released the latest numbers on U.S. and Russian strategic forces as part of the data exchange required by the New Strategic Arms Reduction Talks Treaty (New START). The New START Treaty, signed by the U.S. and Russia in April 2010, has utterly failed to accomplish anything in the way of arms control...