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    Obama accuses Ukraine rebels of moving crash evidence: ‘What exactly are they trying to hide?’
    Jul21

    Obama accuses Ukraine rebels of moving crash evidence: ‘What exactly are they trying to hide?’

    The U.S. president says the burden is on Russia and President Vladimir Putin to compel the separatists to co-operate with the investigation. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Flight MH17: Russian billionaires frantic about business prospects, as Putin risks isolation
    Jul21

    Flight MH17: Russian billionaires frantic about business prospects, as Putin risks isolation

    Russia’s richest businessmen “in horror” that President Vladimir Putin’s policies in Ukraine will lead to crippling sanctions. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Obama demands Russia force separatists to aid Malaysia Airlines probe
    Jul21

    Obama demands Russia force separatists to aid Malaysia Airlines probe

    President Obama accused pro-Russia separatists of tampering with evidence at the site of last week’s crash of a Malaysia Airlines jet and called on Russia to use its influence to ensure a credible investigation into the downing of the plane over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    CNN Shows Us How NOT To Cover MH17 Crash
    Jul21

    CNN Shows Us How NOT To Cover MH17 Crash

    There are right times to use a pun on the news and well, there are wrong times. Monday morning was the latter for CNN’s Chris Cuomo, who was reporting live from the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed last week. Cuomo asked Congressman Mike Rogers (R-MI) to “shoot down” the possibility that missiles launched by...

    Obama Calls on Putin to Assure Crash Site Access
    Jul21

    Obama Calls on Putin to Assure Crash Site Access

    President Obama said Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine continue to block full access to investigators looking into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town
    Jul21

    Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

    HRABOVE, Ukraine — A refrigerated train bearing the bodies of many of the 298 people killed in the Malaysia Airlines plane disaster has pulled away from a rebel-held town in eastern Ukraine.An AP reporter saw the train leave, destination unknown, from the town of Torez, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the crash site itself. …read more...

    Eric Morse: Canada and Russia can’t do business now
    Jul21

    Eric Morse: Canada and Russia can’t do business now

    Thus far, the ugliest conspiracy theory around the destruction of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has to be a rebel claim that bodies found at the crash scene “weren’t fresh” – evoking the “canned goods” black operation that the Nazis mounted at the Polish border in 1939. Last Friday, Russian Ambassador Vitaliy...

    Obama: Putin Must Compel Rebels To Cooperate With Crash Probe
    Jul21

    Obama: Putin Must Compel Rebels To Cooperate With Crash Probe

    U.S. President Barack Obama said Russian President Vladimir Putin has a “direct responsibility” to compel pro-Moscow separatists to stop hampering the probe at the site of a downed passenger jet in eastern Ukraine. Speaking on July 21 from the South Lawn of the White House, Obama called on Russia to insist that the separatists grant...

    Can Good Come From Ukraine’s Tragedy?
    Jul21

    Can Good Come From Ukraine’s Tragedy?

    It’s possible that the Malaysia Airlines disaster will help restore sanity in Ukraine, but it’s not likely. …read more Source:...

    Obama: What are the rebels trying to hide about MH17?
    Jul21

    Obama: What are the rebels trying to hide about MH17?

    Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine need to allow international teams to conduct a full and open investigation of the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17, President Obama said Monday. …read more Source: USA...