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    Italy, Poland vie for top EU foreign policy job
    Aug01

    Italy, Poland vie for top EU foreign policy job

    BRUSSELS (AP) — As the European Union struggles to respond to what it perceives as Russia’s aggressive meddling in Ukraine, Italy and Poland are staking their claims to provide the bloc’s new … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    15 days later, Flight 17 investigation gets rolling
    Aug01

    15 days later, Flight 17 investigation gets rolling

    With fight between pro-Russian rebels accused of downing jet and Ukrainian forces raging nearby, work finally begins in earnest …read more Source:...

    Is Putin Looking for a Way Out of Ukraine?
    Aug01

    Is Putin Looking for a Way Out of Ukraine?

    Sometimes it’s a good idea to pay attention to what Andrei Kolesnikov writes. The Kommersant columnist is one of the Kremlin’s anointed court scribes and is often described as President Vladimir Putin’s favorite journalist. Ben Judah, author of Fragile Empire: How Russia Fell Out Of Love With Vladimir Putin, recently wrote that...

    Investigators set up search base at jet crash site
    Aug01

    Investigators set up search base at jet crash site

    Investigators reach Ukraine war zone crash site where Malaysian air liner went down …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Investigators start jet crash site search
    Aug01

    Ukraine: Investigators start jet crash site search

    Australian experts examine the area of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane crash in the village of Hrabove, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. The head of the Dutch-led in… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine: Investigators start jet crash site search
    Aug01

    Ukraine: Investigators start jet crash site search

    HRABOVE, Ukraine — With the sound of artillery blasts at a distance, 70 international investigators arrived Friday at the eastern Ukraine site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed and started recovering the remains of as many as 80 victims that have been lying in farm fields for two weeks. …read more Source: Boston...

    Investigators set up base at Ukraine jet crash site
    Aug01

    Investigators set up base at Ukraine jet crash site

    With the sound of artillery fire in the distance, dozens of international investigators arrived Friday at the zone where a Malaysia Airlines plane crashed in eastern Ukraine and began preparations to comb the rural area for victims’ remains and jet debris. …read more Source:...

    Large Team Of Dutch, Australian Experts Gets To Work At MH17 Crash Site
    Aug01

    Large Team Of Dutch, Australian Experts Gets To Work At MH17 Crash Site

    A large team of international experts has gotten to work recovering bodies at the crash site of Malaysian airliner MH17 in separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vox Pop: Muscovites On New Western Sanctions
    Aug01

    Vox Pop: Muscovites On New Western Sanctions

    RFE/RL’s Tom Balmforth asked residents of Moscow if they were concerned about the new round of sanctions imposed by the United States and the European Union over Russia’s actions in eastern Ukraine. Most of the respondents said they thought the sanctions would have little effect on the Russian economy. They also expressed regret at...

    Reporter Nearly Killed By Gunfire At MH17 Crash Site
    Aug01

    Reporter Nearly Killed By Gunfire At MH17 Crash Site

    An SBS News reporter and Al Jazeera English contributor was caught in the middle of direct gunfire Thursday near the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crash site. The Australian news service said that journalist Nick Lazaredes is “lucky to be alive” Friday. Lazaredes told SBS Radio he was leaving the MH17 crash site when shooting broke...