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    Isolated Cease-Fire Violations Reported in Ukraine as President Visits Front Line
    Sep09

    Isolated Cease-Fire Violations Reported in Ukraine as President Visits Front Line

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko visited the eastern port city of Mariupol on Monday and attempted to reassure his compatriots by promising a “crushing defeat” to pro-Kremlin rebels gathered nearby if they violated a precarious cease-fire agreement. Poroshenko received a warm welcome and declared that the rebels had returned over 1,200...

    Report: Flight 17 likely downed by outside impacts
    Sep09

    Report: Flight 17 likely downed by outside impacts

    FILE – In this Aug. 1, 2014 file photo, investigators examining a piece of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane crash near the village of Hrabove, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine. The Dutch t… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Report: MH17 Hit by ‘High-Energy Objects,’ Split up Mid-air
    Sep09

    Report: MH17 Hit by ‘High-Energy Objects,’ Split up Mid-air

    Dutch investigators say Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 likely broke up mid-air over eastern Ukraine after being hit by numerous “high-energy objects.” The preliminary report released by the Dutch Safety Board comes nearly two months after the plane crashed in rebel-held territory in Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board. Western...

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 likely downed by ‘high-energy objects,’ Dutch report says
    Sep09

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 likely downed by ‘high-energy objects,’ Dutch report says

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was likely struck by multiple “high-energy objects from outside the aircraft,” causing it to break up over eastern Ukraine, a preliminary report into the deadly aviation disaster concluded Tuesday. …read more Source: FOX...

    East Ukraine city hit by shells during cease-fire
    Sep09

    East Ukraine city hit by shells during cease-fire

    In a statement published online Tuesday, the council said a school and several residential buildings were hit by shelling, imperiling an already shaky cease-fire between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Rebel-held city in east Ukraine rocked by overnight shelling, imperiling cease-fire deal
    Sep09

    Rebel-held city in east Ukraine rocked by overnight shelling, imperiling cease-fire deal

    The city council of Donetsk, a rebel-held stronghold in eastern Ukraine, says that regular shelling continued overnight despite a cease-fire in the region, injuring one woman. …read more Source: FOX...

    East Ukraine city hit by shells during cease-fire
    Sep09

    East Ukraine city hit by shells during cease-fire

    The city council of Donetsk, a rebel-held stronghold in eastern Ukraine, says that regular shelling continued overnight despite a cease-fire in the region, injuring one woman. …read more Source: Miami...

    ‘High-Energy’ Objects Downed Flight MH17: Report
    Sep09

    ‘High-Energy’ Objects Downed Flight MH17: Report

    All 298 passengers and crew were killed when the aircraft came down over eastern Ukraine on July 17. …read more Source:...

    Malaysian Airliner Downed by ‘High-Energy Objects From Outside the Aircraft,’ Dutch Investigators Say
    Sep09

    Malaysian Airliner Downed by ‘High-Energy Objects From Outside the Aircraft,’ Dutch Investigators Say

    A report released on Tuesday supports theories that the Boeing 777 was brought down over Ukraine by a missile fired from the east. …read more Source: The New York...

    Report: Flight 17 likely downed by outside impact
    Sep09

    Report: Flight 17 likely downed by outside impact

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch team investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Eastern Ukraine says the crash was likely caused by the plane being hit by multiple “high-energy objects from outside the aircraft.” The preliminary report published Tuesday by the Dutch Safety Board stopped short of saying the...