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    Will the International Criminal Court prosecute anyone for downing of Malaysia Airlines jet?
    Jul22

    Will the International Criminal Court prosecute anyone for downing of Malaysia Airlines jet?

    As international investigators continued Monday to clamour for access to the site in Ukraine where a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down, the question over whether those responsible would ever face justice remained unclear. Ukraine’s prime minister has suggested that the International Criminal Court should investigate the downing...

    Clinton: US, Europe should get tough on Russia
    Jul22

    Clinton: US, Europe should get tough on Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday that the U.S. and Europe should work together to develop tougher sanctions on Russia while she backed President Barack Obama’s calls for a thorough investigation into the passenger jet that was shot down last week over Ukraine. Clinton said in … …read more Source: The...

    Britain’s Cameron warns of additional penalties on Russia after crash
    Jul22

    Britain’s Cameron warns of additional penalties on Russia after crash

    British Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday that he would press fellow European leaders to impose harsher sanctions on Russia in the aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines crash. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Rebels turn over MH17 black boxes
    Jul22

    Rebels turn over MH17 black boxes

    Moscow-backed rebels allow bodies from the jet crash to leave Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    New satellite imagery shows MH17 crash site
    Jul22

    New satellite imagery shows MH17 crash site

    New satellite imagery released Monday shows the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines flight that went down in eastern Ukraine July 17. The photos, released to journalists by Google, were taken by a third-party firm July 20 and 21 as international aviation experts were still making their way to the rebel-controlled region of Ukraine to investigate...

    Russia ‘loaded the gun’ that shot down Malaysian airliner: John Baird
    Jul22

    Russia ‘loaded the gun’ that shot down Malaysian airliner: John Baird

    Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird ramped up his criticism Monday of Russia — saying it “loaded the gun” used by those who last week shot down a Malaysian civilian jetliner carrying nearly 300 people. At a news conference in London, England, Baird announced that Canada will soon take new measures to punish Russian...

    Journey Home Finally Begins for the Victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight
    Jul22

    Journey Home Finally Begins for the Victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight

    The train bearing the bodies of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 finally began its long journey to get them out of Ukraine’s war-torn badlands and closer to home. …read more Source: The New York...

    U.S. blames Russian President Vladimir Putin, rebels for barring crash investigators
    Jul22

    U.S. blames Russian President Vladimir Putin, rebels for barring crash investigators

    WASHINGTON – U.S. President Barack Obama has demanded that Russian President Vladimir Putin immediately take steps to assure that independent investigators have free and unimpeded access to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was shot down last week in eastern Ukraine by a surface-to-air missile. In a statement delivered...

    On the Road: Crash of Malaysian Jet Shakes Business Travel
    Jul22

    On the Road: Crash of Malaysian Jet Shakes Business Travel

    The downing of the jet in Ukraine could add a new factor for employers to consider as they send workers around the globe. …read more Source: The New York...

    Dutch families enraged over treatment of crash victims
    Jul22

    Dutch families enraged over treatment of crash victims

    The relatives of Dutch citizens blown out of the sky above Ukraine poured out their grief and anger Monday at a meeting with their monarch and political leaders. The Dutch have widely condemned the way the bodies of the victims have been treated in Ukraine after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 killed 298 passengers and crew, including...