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    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...

    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...

    Russians Still Support Ukraine’s Rebels Despite the Malaysia Airlines Disaster
    Jul21

    Russians Still Support Ukraine’s Rebels Despite the Malaysia Airlines Disaster

    If, after the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, you tried following Russia’s state-owned television and Russian-language internet updates simultaneously, you’d have encountered two contradictory and completely opposite streams of information. Russia’s state-owned TV channels (which have ba …read more Source: The New...

    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...

    Obama calls for immediate access to crash site
    Jul21

    Obama calls for immediate access to crash site

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sternly called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to compel Kremlin-backed separatists to stop hampering the probe at the Ukraine site of a downed passenger jet and allow international investigators unfettered access. “We have to make sure the truth is out and accountability exists,”...

    Pressure Grows on Putin as Dutch Reach Crash Victims
    Jul21

    Pressure Grows on Putin as Dutch Reach Crash Victims

    Dutch forensics experts finally gained access to the remains of the victims from the downed Malaysia Airlines jet in Ukraine after days of standoffs over access to the site and growing pressure on Russia to clear the way for a full international investigation. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Moscow tributes: ‘Forgive us’
    Jul21

    Moscow tributes: ‘Forgive us’

    Outside the Dutch Embassy in Moscow, people have left flowers and cuddly toys at a makeshift memorial for the lives lost in a conflict-scarred corner of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Flight MH17 Fact Sheet: Evidence Increasingly Points To Moscow
    Jul21

    Flight MH17 Fact Sheet: Evidence Increasingly Points To Moscow

    Evidence increasingly appears to show that a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was brought down by pro-Russian separatists — and that Moscow is hindering the investigation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    BBC Witnesses ‘Panic’ in Donetsk
    Jul21

    BBC Witnesses ‘Panic’ in Donetsk

    Fergal Keane reports from Donetsk in eastern Ukraine where heavy fighting has been heard and “people are panicking”. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Dutch tell rebels: Train full of bodies must leave
    Jul21

    Dutch tell rebels: Train full of bodies must leave

    A man walks next to a refrigerated train loaded with the bodies of victims, in Torez, eastern Ukraine, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Monday, July … …read more Source: The Bismarck...