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    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site
    Jul27

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site

    Dutch policemen walk in the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine Sunday, July 27, 2014. A team of international police officers that had been due to visit the site of the Malaysian plane disaster … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Efforts to Secure Malaysia Airlines Crash Site Stall in Eastern Ukraine
    Jul27

    Efforts to Secure Malaysia Airlines Crash Site Stall in Eastern Ukraine

    An international push to secure the crash site of a Malaysian passenger jet shot down by a missile over eastern Ukraine stalled on Saturday, with the leader of a Dutch forensic mission announcing that scores of foreign police officers and experts gathered at a luxury hotel here would not start moving toward the site for at least five days....

    German vice chancellor: press Russian oligarchs
    Jul27

    German vice chancellor: press Russian oligarchs

    Europe should take aim at rich businesspeople who support Russia’s government as it increases pressure on Moscow over its actions in Ukraine, Germany’s vice chancellor said Sunday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine
    Jul27

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month. …read more Source:...

    German vice chancellor: EU should target Russian oligarchs as it raises pressure over Ukraine
    Jul27

    German vice chancellor: EU should target Russian oligarchs as it raises pressure over Ukraine

    Germany’s vice chancellor says Europe should take aim at rich businesspeople who support Russia’s government as it increases pressure on Moscow over its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    U.S.: Satellite Imagery Shows Russians Shelling Eastern Ukraine
    Jul27

    U.S.: Satellite Imagery Shows Russians Shelling Eastern Ukraine

    U.S. officials released satellite images Sunday they say offer proof that Russian forces have been shelling eastern Ukraine in a campaign to assist rebel groups fighting Ukraine’s government in Kiev. Obama administration officials said as early as last week that the Russians were launching attacks in eastern Ukraine. The U.S. Office of the...

    Russian Rebels Involved In Shooting Down MH17 Were From As Far Away As Possible
    Jul27

    Russian Rebels Involved In Shooting Down MH17 Were From As Far Away As Possible

    Yuras Karmanau and Peter Leonard of the Associated Press have published a detailed report describing what happened in eastern Ukraine on the day pro-Russian rebels shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, killing all 298 people on board. One reported detail stands out above all. AP journalists saw the Buk surface-to-air missile system being taken...

    CNN Freelancer Detained In Ukraine Is Now Free
    Jul27

    CNN Freelancer Detained In Ukraine Is Now Free

    The CNN freelance journalist who was detained in eastern Ukraine is now free, the network confirmed on Saturday. Pro-Russian separatists took Anton Skiba from his hotel in Donetsk on Tuesday, after accusing him of “terrorism.” He had been working with CNN to cover the Malaysia Airlines plane crash. CNN reported that Skiba called the...

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site
    Jul27

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site

    A team of international police officers that had planned to start searching for evidence and the remaining bodies at the site of the Malaysian plane disaster in eastern Ukraine cancelled their trip Sunday after receiving reports of fighting in the area. …read more Source: CTV...

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site
    Jul27

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.Reports of the intensifying unrest prompted a postponement of a trip to the site by a team of Dutch and Australian police...