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    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:...

    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...

    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...

    Little Certainty 1 Year After Airliner Shot Down in Ukraine
    Jul16

    Little Certainty 1 Year After Airliner Shot Down in Ukraine

    1 year after 298 die in MH17 Ukraine crash, no clarity on cause or perpetrator …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine moves toward constitutional reform
    Jul16

    Ukraine moves toward constitutional reform

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday made the first step toward devolving more powers to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine by sending the bill on constitutional reform for review at the country’s highest court. …read more Source: CNS...

    Dutch Town Battles MH17 Trauma
    Jul16

    Dutch Town Battles MH17 Trauma

    The Dutch town of Hilversum saw three entire families killed when Malaysian airlines flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine. A year later, the town is contemplating its loss with stoicism, dignity — and a plan to commemorate the victims with sunflowers grown from seeds collected at the crash site. …read more Source: Radio Free...

    One year on, MH17 evidence against Russian-backed separatists appears overwhelming
    Jul16

    One year on, MH17 evidence against Russian-backed separatists appears overwhelming

    The biggest pieces of wreckage have vanished, hauled away to the Netherlands for analysis, and green stalks of grass are poking through the burnt ground where the centre section exploded. But a year after Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was destroyed above eastern Ukraine, the shadow of death still hangs over Petropavlivka, Grabovo and Rosipnoye,...

    Art exhibits: New, ongoing and closing this week
    Jul16

    Art exhibits: New, ongoing and closing this week

    New shows and events in and around Ottawa this week: A Dialogue with Taxonomy: Jordan Clayton, opening July 16 from 6 to 9 p.m., artist talk on July 30, exhibit to Aug. 2, Studio Sixty Six, 66 Muriel St. Génération Numérique: Voix Jeunes Talents, vernissage on July 16 from 5 to 9 p.m., Voix Visuelle, 67, Beechwood Ave. Figurative Paintings and...

    Rozsypne Journal: Mourning and Seeking Answers Where Malaysia Airlines Jet Fell to Earth
    Jul16

    Rozsypne Journal: Mourning and Seeking Answers Where Malaysia Airlines Jet Fell to Earth

    A year later, some residents of three villages in eastern Ukraine are taking matters into their own hands to commemorate the dead, and to help the investigation. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Unveils Monuments To Recognize Jews Killed In Holocaust
    Jul16

    Ukraine Unveils Monuments To Recognize Jews Killed In Holocaust

    LVIV, Ukraine (RNS) Ludvika Sarah Leah Schein, who survived the Holocaust, hadn’t been to her hometown in 70 years. But she still vividly remembers the day Germans came to Rava-Ruska.“We ran immediately into the forest,” Schein said, explaining how she and her two sisters narrowly escaped the Germans before a gentile family took them in....