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    Putin: UN Tribunal on MH17 Downing Premature
    Jul16

    Putin: UN Tribunal on MH17 Downing Premature

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday calls for a U.N. tribunal to be set up to prosecute suspects in the downing of a Malaysian airliner in a rebel-held part of Ukraine were counterproductive and premature. Putin made his comments in a phone call with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte before Friday’s first anniversary of the...

    Putin Says MH17 Tribunal Would Be ‘Premature, Counterproductive’
    Jul16

    Putin Says MH17 Tribunal Would Be ‘Premature, Counterproductive’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that setting up a UN tribunal to prosecute suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine would be “premature” and “counterproductive.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A year on, Ukrainian villagers recall horrors of MH17 crash
    Jul16

    A year on, Ukrainian villagers recall horrors of MH17 crash

    HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — The field outside Hrabove, littered one year ago with bodies and smelling of burnt flesh and plastic, now smells of wild… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine passes draft bill to grant east regions more autonomy
    Jul16

    Ukraine passes draft bill to grant east regions more autonomy

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliament approved a draft law on Thursday to grant two separatist regions greater autonomy, a first step towards… …read more Source:...

    Russia lashes out at leaks of MH17 draft report
    Jul16

    Russia lashes out at leaks of MH17 draft report

    MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian aviation official says leaks of the draft report on the Malaysian jetliner crash over eastern Ukraine are meant to put… …read more Source:...

    Russia says leaks of MH17 draft report meant to put pressure on investigators
    Jul16

    Russia says leaks of MH17 draft report meant to put pressure on investigators

    A top Russian aviation official says leaks of the draft report on the Malaysian jetliner crash over eastern Ukraine are meant to put pressure on investigators. …read more Source: FOX...

    Leaked MH17 Draft Report Blames Pro-Russian Rebels
    Jul16

    Leaked MH17 Draft Report Blames Pro-Russian Rebels

    The Dutch Safety Board’s draft investigative report on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 blames pro-Russian separatists for shooting down the Boeing 777 nearly a year ago, killing all 298 passengers and crew members, according to a CNN report. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Few answers year after MH17 downed in Ukraine
    Jul16

    Few answers year after MH17 downed in Ukraine

    Families of 298 people killed when Malaysia Airlines jet crashed in rebel-held territory are still waiting for justice …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: A Question Of Accountability
    Jul16

    The Daily Vertical: A Question Of Accountability

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Creditors Say Debt Talks Moving Forward
    Jul16

    Ukraine, Creditors Say Debt Talks Moving Forward

    Ukraine and its creditors say talks on the country’s debt restructuring have made progress on a “number of substantive issues.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...