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    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...

    Ukrainian jets shot down by pro-Russian rebels, Kiev says
    Jul23

    Ukrainian jets shot down by pro-Russian rebels, Kiev says

    Ukrainian government forces have pushed the armed rebels back to their two main strongholds, in Donetsk and nearby Lugansk …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Two Ukrainian fighter jets shot down, says ministry
    Jul23

    Two Ukrainian fighter jets shot down, says ministry

    The Sukhoi-25 fighters were shot down 1:30 p.m. local time Wednesday over an area called Savur Mogila. …read more Source: Toronto...

    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, while British investigators began work on a pair of “black boxes” to retrieve data on the flight’s last minutes. MorePutin’s Power: Why Russians Adore...

    Pro-Russian rebels shoot down 2 Ukrainian fighter jets
    Jul23

    Pro-Russian rebels shoot down 2 Ukrainian fighter jets

    Pro-Russian rebels have shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets, a spokesman for Ukraine’s military operations said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    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 Defense Ministry. …read more Source: Miami...

    Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine
    Jul23

    Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine

    A Dutch air force transport plane carrying the first 16 coffins with the remains of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner took off on Wednesday from an airport in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv for the Netherlands. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ukrainian Deputies Scuffle In Parliament
    Jul23

    Ukrainian Deputies Scuffle In Parliament

    Scuffles broke out in the Ukrainian parliament on July 23 as deputies from the nationalist Svoboda party attempted to physically expel Communist Party leader Petro Symonenko, who made accusations about high civilian casualty rates at the hands of government forces combating separatist rebels in Ukraine’s east. The session was also...

    Putin-Backed Rebels Shoot Down Two Ukrainian Fighter Jets
    Jul23

    Putin-Backed Rebels Shoot Down Two Ukrainian Fighter Jets

    Pro-Russian rebels have shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets, a spokesman for Ukraine’s military operations said on Wednesday. The spokesman said the two were downed near Savur Mogila in eastern Ukraine. No details were known about the pilots. The Wall Street Journal reports that The U.S. believes Russia has continued arming and training...

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine
    Jul23

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims leave Ukraine

    KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, while British investigators began work on a pair of “black boxes” to retrieve data on the flight’s last minutes. Pro-Russian rebels shot down two...