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    Plane with First Coffins of Malaysian Airliner Victims Leaves Ukraine
    Jul23

    Plane with First Coffins of Malaysian Airliner Victims Leaves Ukraine

    It was a long journey but finally five refrigerated wagons reached Ukraine’s Kharkiv airport. They carry the remains of some of the 289 victims, who died on board the Malaysia Airlines jet. Flight MH17 was shot down over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, where the government is trying to quell a pro-Russian backed separatist...

    2 Ukrainian jet fighters shot down in rebel-held region
    Jul23

    2 Ukrainian jet fighters shot down in rebel-held region

    It is the first plane reported downed since the crash of a Malaysia Airlines jet last week. …read more Source: USA...

    First MH17 victims’ bodies flown to the Netherlands | USA NOW
    Jul23

    First MH17 victims’ bodies flown to the Netherlands | USA NOW

    Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left Ukraine Wednesday. But grieving relatives seeking consolation still want answers about who caused the disaster. …read more Source: USA...

    2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down
    Jul23

    2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country’s Defense Ministry. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down
    Jul23

    2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down

    Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country’s Defence Ministry. …read more Source: CTV...

    2 Ukrainian military jets shot down
    Jul23

    2 Ukrainian military jets shot down

    Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country’s Defense Ministry. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine: Two military jets shot down
    Jul23

    Ukraine: Two military jets shot down

    Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where Russian-backed rebels have fought against government forces, a Ukrainian military office said. …read more Source:...

    Two Ukraine military jets shot down, officials say
    Jul23

    Two Ukraine military jets shot down, officials say

    Ukrainian officials said Wednesday that two military planes have been shot down in the eastern part of the country, where the government is waging a battle against pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Lithuania to Adopt Euro Currency in January
    Jul23

    Lithuania to Adopt Euro Currency in January

    BRUSSELS— The European Union is giving Lithuania the green light to adopt the euro currency starting next year. Ministers from the 28-nation bloc on Wednesday cleared the final legal hurdle for Lithuania to become the 19th member of the currency zone encompassing some 330 million people. The country had been given preliminary approval in...

    Ukraine Says 2 Military Jets Shot Down Over East
    Jul23

    Ukraine Says 2 Military Jets Shot Down Over East

    Ukraine said that two of its fighter jets were shot down Wednesday over eastern Ukraine, the Associated Press reports, less than a week after a passenger jet was downed in the same region. The news came as the two black boxes from the downed MH17 jet arrived in Britain and 40 of the recovered 200 bodies were being flown to the Netherlands. The...