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    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...

    In photos: Bodies of Flight 17 victims leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    In photos: Bodies of Flight 17 victims leave 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 …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Bodies of Malaysia jet disaster victims leave Ukraine on Dutch, Australian transport planes
    Jul23

    Bodies of Malaysia jet disaster victims leave Ukraine on Dutch, Australian transport planes

    Deputy Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said Wednesday’s ceremony was set for 11 a.m. local time at the airport in Kharkiv, before the bodies are flown to the Netherlands …read more Source: The Globe and...

    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...

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine

    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 of...

    Tons Of Major International Airlines Are Canceling Israel Flights After Gaza Rocket Strike
    Jul23

    Tons Of Major International Airlines Are Canceling Israel Flights After Gaza Rocket Strike

    Major US, European and Canadian airlines cancelled flights to and from Israel after a rocket fired from Gaza struck near its main international airport in Tel Aviv. The cancellations highlighted heightened worldwide fears of a rocket hitting a passenger jet in the wake of last week’s downing of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 over rebel-held...

    Heading Home: First MH17 Victims Fly Out of Ukraine
    Jul23

    Heading Home: First MH17 Victims Fly Out of Ukraine

    A short ceremony was held at the airport before the flight took off from Kharkiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Jul23

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Hello! Here’s what people will be taking about on Wednesday. 1. Airlines in the United States and Europe, including American Airlines and Air Berlin, have suspended flights to and from Tel Aviv over concerns related to rocket strikes near the airport. The FAA is operating with caution to protect the safety of its passengers, even though...

    The Factory in the China Food Scandal Is Foreign-Owned. That Could Have Made It a Target
    Jul23

    The Factory in the China Food Scandal Is Foreign-Owned. That Could Have Made It a Target

    Another day in China, another food scandal. This time the accused is a meat supplier to KFC and McDonald’s in China. An undercover investigation by a Chinese TV station, which aired on Sunday, claimed that a factory in Shanghai owned by Illinois-based OSI Group was shipping the fast-food giants expired meat. Later, coffee-shop chain...

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims to leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims to 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...