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    MH17 Victims Mourned At Crash Site, Around The World On Anniversary
    Jul17

    MH17 Victims Mourned At Crash Site, Around The World On Anniversary

    HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — In a solemn procession, residents of the Ukrainian village where a Malaysian airliner was shot down with 298 people aboard a year ago marched Friday to the crash site. Half a world away, Australia’s prime minister remembered the “savagery” of the attack as he unveiled a plaque in Canberra set in...

    What to do this weekend and beyond
    Jul17

    What to do this weekend and beyond

    Friday, July 17 Stinky tofu is delicious, we’re told. Pretend Lansdowne Park is Bangkok at the open-air Ottawa Asian Festival Summer Night Market, with over 45 food vendors, many from Toronto including the infamous Hong Kong Stinky Tofu — just follow the line — and a festival-only introduction to Philippine BBQ from Ottawa’s Meryenda....

    New video shows the moment Russian-backed rebels realized they shot down a civilian airliner in eastern Ukraine
    Jul17

    New video shows the moment Russian-backed rebels realized they shot down a civilian airliner in eastern Ukraine

    Australia says MH17 footage of rebels rummaging through victims’ bags shows attack was not an accident and urges Russia to cooperate with investigations Footage from the MH17 disaster shows Russian-backed rebels handling bodies and rummaging through the bags of dead passengers as they express shock that the aircraft they brought down was a...

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east
    Jul17

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian parliament has voted to call a local election across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied east. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine Calls Local Elections, But Not In Crimea, Rebel-Held East
    Jul17

    Ukraine Calls Local Elections, But Not In Crimea, Rebel-Held East

    Ukrainian lawmakers have voted to call local elections on October 25. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Leaders, villagers remember victims of downed Malaysian plane
    Jul17

    Leaders, villagers remember victims of downed Malaysian plane

    By Maria Tsvetkova HRABOVE, Ukraine (Reuters) – The rebel-held east Ukrainian village where a Malaysian airliner was shot down honored the… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s parliament calls local elections in October, but not in rebel-held east or Crimea
    Jul17

    Ukraine’s parliament calls local elections in October, but not in rebel-held east or Crimea

    The Ukrainian parliament has voted to call a local election across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied east. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kiev Remembers Malaysia Airlines Victims
    Jul17

    Kiev Remembers Malaysia Airlines Victims

    Members of the Ukrainian Parliament on Friday laid flowers on the steps of the Dutch Embassy to pay respects to those who died in the disaster last year. …read more Source: The New York...

    Separatist Forces Gather For MH17 Event
    Jul17

    Separatist Forces Gather For MH17 Event

    Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine gathered at the MH17 crash site on July 16, to prepare for a parade to mark the anniversary of the shooting down of the Malaysian airlines flight which claimed 298 lives. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east
    Jul17

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian parliament has voted to call a local election across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied… …read more Source:...