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    Russia vetoes criminal investigation of MH17 crash
    Jul30

    Russia vetoes criminal investigation of MH17 crash

    Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. The foreign ministers of the Netherlands, Australia and Ukraine attended a meeting over the downing that killed all 298 people on board...

    Australia, Netherlands Lash Out At Russia For Veto Of MH17 Tribunal
    Jul30

    Australia, Netherlands Lash Out At Russia For Veto Of MH17 Tribunal

    Australia and the Netherlands have lashed out at Russia for vetoing a UN resolution that would have established an international tribunal to try those suspected of shooting down Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF Leader Lauds Ukraine For Strong Reform Efforts
    Jul30

    IMF Leader Lauds Ukraine For Strong Reform Efforts

    International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde July 29 lauded Ukraine’s government for aggressively undertaking long-needed reforms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Malaysian Plane Crash
    Jul30

    Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Malaysian Plane Crash

    Russia has vetoed a United Nations resolution seeking creation of an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down the Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine. The incident took place July 17 last year in the territory controlled by pro-Russian insurgents. All 298 people on board were killed. Zlatica Hoke...

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal
    Jul30

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal

    UNITED NATIONS — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Australian FM Slams Russia over MH17 Tribunal Vote: Your Veto ‘Compounds the Atrocity’
    Jul30

    Australian FM Slams Russia over MH17 Tribunal Vote: Your Veto ‘Compounds the Atrocity’

    Barely concealing her disgust, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Wednesday Russia’s veto of a U.N. Security Council resolution to establish a criminal tribunal into the shooting down of a civilian aircraft over Ukraine “only compounds the atrocity.” …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia is doing everything it can to prevent a tribunal over downed flight MH17
    Jul30

    Russia is doing everything it can to prevent a tribunal over downed flight MH17

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft resolution on Wednesday that would have set up an international tribunal to prosecute those suspected of downing a Malaysia Airlines passenger airliner last year in eastern Ukraine. Eleven countries on the 15-member council voted in favor of the proposal by...

    Russia vetoes United Nations proposal on MH17 tribunal
    Jul30

    Russia vetoes United Nations proposal on MH17 tribunal

    Russia vetoed a proposal from the UN that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute the people responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine last year. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    When Ukraine Is No Longer Ukraine
    Jul30

    When Ukraine Is No Longer Ukraine

    DONETSK — The queue stretched for one and a half kilometers. It is hard to wait in a traffic jam when you are running away from war. When people in Semenivka heard the fighting was coming to their hometown, most of them decided to flee. One year later, Semenivka looks like the fairyland of mice, with riddled buildings like swiss cheese...

    Ukraine Charges Captured Russian Army Major With Terrorism
    Jul30

    Ukraine Charges Captured Russian Army Major With Terrorism

    Ukraine’s state security service identified a Russian army major who was detained with a cargo of military explosives in eastern Ukraine July 26 and said he has been charged with terrorism. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...