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    Dutch Investigators: MH17 Brought Down By ‘High-Energy Objects’
    Sep09

    Dutch Investigators: MH17 Brought Down By ‘High-Energy Objects’

    The preliminary report on the destruction of the Malaysia Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine does not directly say it was downed by a missile, but it leaves little room to conclude otherwise.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine swaps prisoners of war
    Sep09

    Ukraine swaps prisoners of war

    Twenty Ukrainian prisoners of war have been released under the ceasefire between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels signed in Minsk, Belarus, last week, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said Monday. …read more Source:...

    Donetsk, Ukraine rocked by overnight shelling
    Sep09

    Donetsk, Ukraine rocked by overnight shelling

    Shelling continued overnight in eastern Ukraine despite a ceasefire, injuring one woman, the city council of Donetsk said Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Donetsk Sees Shelling Despite Cease-Fire While EU Delays Implementing Sanctions Against Russia
    Sep09

    Donetsk Sees Shelling Despite Cease-Fire While EU Delays Implementing Sanctions Against Russia

    Four Ukrainian troops have been killed and 29 more have been injured in shelling that continued in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region, despite the ongoing cease-fire agreed upon by Ukraine and pro-Moscow rebels, Associated Press reported Tuesday. …read more Source: International Business...

    Donetsk, in E. Ukraine, Shelled Despite Cease-Fire
    Sep09

    Donetsk, in E. Ukraine, Shelled Despite Cease-Fire

    The city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine was shelled overnight, despite a cease-fire signed by the government and pro-Russian separatists late last week. Witnesses said Ukrainian positions in the rebel-held city were hit by mortar and rocket fire four times during the night. It was unclear if there were casualties. The cease-fire has largely held...

    ‘High-energy objects’ likely downed Malaysia Airlines MH17: report
    Sep09

    ‘High-energy objects’ likely downed Malaysia Airlines MH17: report

    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: CTV...

    MH17 crash likely caused by ‘objects penetrating aircraft from outside’: report
    Sep09

    MH17 crash likely caused by ‘objects penetrating aircraft from outside’: report

    A preliminary report into the July 17 crash over Ukraine that killed 298 people says it was not caused by a technical fault. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Malaysia Airlines MH17 report says jet struck by ‘high energy objects’
    Sep09

    Malaysia Airlines MH17 report says jet struck by ‘high energy objects’

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 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 concludes. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia Airlines MH17 preliminary report says jet ‘penetrated’
    Sep09

    Malaysia Airlines MH17 preliminary report says jet ‘penetrated’

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 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 concludes. …read more Source:...

    Russia Denies Military Planes Approached Canadian Warship
    Sep09

    Russia Denies Military Planes Approached Canadian Warship

    A Russian Defense Ministry official dismissed on Tuesday a complaint by Ottawa that Russian military aircraft had acted provocatively by flying near a Canadian warship sailing in the Black Sea. Canadian Defense Minister Rob Nicholson said on Monday that Russian aircraft had on Sunday circled the frigate Toronto as it took part in a military...