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    First bodies of Flight 17 victims leave Ukraine on Dutch, Australian transport planes
    Jul23

    First bodies of Flight 17 victims leave Ukraine on Dutch, Australian transport planes

    KHARKIV, Ukraine — Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, bringing some consolation to grieving relatives who still must wait for positive identifications and answers about who caused the disaster. The Dutch government declared a day...

    Bodies Of Malaysian Plane Victims Leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    Bodies Of Malaysian Plane Victims Leave Ukraine

    The first bodies of victims from the downed Malaysian airliner have left Ukraine for the Netherlands. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    With focus on Ukraine and Gaza, Washington watches other crises simmer
    Jul23

    With focus on Ukraine and Gaza, Washington watches other crises simmer

    Though not making as many headlines recently, there are multiple other global flash points lawmakers are dealing with …read more Source:...

    Dutch hold day of mourning, prepare to receive MH17 bodies from Ukraine
    Jul23

    Dutch hold day of mourning, prepare to receive MH17 bodies from Ukraine

    Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, bringing some consolation to grieving relatives who still must wait for positive identifications and answers about who caused the disaster. …read more Source: CTV...

    Despite sanctions call, UK OKs Russia arms exports
    Jul23

    Despite sanctions call, UK OKs Russia arms exports

    LONDON (AP) — Britain is still authorizing the export of arms and military equipment to Russia despite the government’s call for tough sanctions over Moscow’s arming of separatist rebels in Ukraine, a group of lawmakers said Wednesday. The permits cover sniper rifles, night sights, small arms ammunition, gun mountings, body...

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine

    A youth group holds a banner as they march towards the Parliament house during a rally to seek justice for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday,… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Dutch Plane Carrying Malaysia Airlines Jet Victims Leaves Ukraine
    Jul23

    Dutch Plane Carrying Malaysia Airlines Jet Victims Leaves Ukraine

    The plane, carrying 16 bodies, is the first in what will be a long series of flights to repatriate those killed when the jet was downed last week. …read more Source: The New York...

    Despite sanctions call, UK exports arms to Russia
    Jul23

    Despite sanctions call, UK exports arms to Russia

    British lawmakers say the country is still exporting arms and military equipment to Russia, despite the government’s call for tough sanctions over Moscow’s arming of separatist rebels in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Lawmakers: Despite calls for sanctions over Ukraine, Britain still exporting arms to Russia
    Jul23

    Lawmakers: Despite calls for sanctions over Ukraine, Britain still exporting arms to Russia

    British lawmakers say the country is still exporting arms and military equipment to Russia, despite the government’s call for tough sanctions over Moscow’s arming of separatist rebels in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    MH17: Dead flown to Netherlands
    Jul23

    MH17: Dead flown to Netherlands

    After spending days exposed to the elements on a Ukrainian field and then inside refrigerated train cars, the bodies of MH17 victims are one step closer to home. …read more Source:...