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    There’s A Mountain Of Evidence Linking Russia To The Downing Of The Malaysia Airliner
    Jul20

    There’s A Mountain Of Evidence Linking Russia To The Downing Of The Malaysia Airliner

    There’s a growing body of evidence that has emerged that links Russia to the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine, despite the best efforts of pro-Russian militants to scrub the record. Just 25 miles from Donetsk in pro-Russian held territory, the flight carrying 298 passengers and crew was brought down on Thursday,...

    Candles and Prayers in Dutch Church for Crash Victims
    Jul20

    Candles and Prayers in Dutch Church for Crash Victims

    Hundreds of people attended a church service at Saint John Cathedral in Den Bosch, southern Netherlands, on Saturday (July 19), to pay respect for the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. The plane, which departed from Amsterdam en route to Kuala Lumpur, crashed on Thursday (July 17) about 40 km (25 miles) from the border with Russia near...

    Ukraine says it has proof Russia supplied missile launcher
    Jul20

    Ukraine says it has proof Russia supplied missile launcher

    The Ukrainian government said Saturday that it had proof that Russia provided the surface-to-air missile system that shot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people aboard. Ukraine accused Russia and separatist rebels in the east of trying to cover up their role by blocking recovery workers from the crash...

    U.S. Intel Points To Russian-Rebel Missile Connection In Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Crash
    Jul20

    U.S. Intel Points To Russian-Rebel Missile Connection In Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Crash

    New U.S. intelligence assessments indicate that Moscow likely provided pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine with sophisticated antiaircraft systems in recent days, matching evidence put forward by Ukraine and bolstering charges that Russia was the source of the weapon that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 this week, killing 298....

    AIDS Society Mourns Six Researchers, Experts Killed in Plane Crash
    Jul20

    AIDS Society Mourns Six Researchers, Experts Killed in Plane Crash

    The International AIDS Society has confirmed that at least six high-level researchers and AIDS experts were among those killed on a Malaysia Airlines flight downed Thursday over volatile eastern Ukraine. The victims include the former president of the society, which is holding its annual week-long conference beginning Sunday. Officials say this...

    Cheating death twice: Maarten de Jonge changed plans for doomed Malaysia Airlines flights
    Jul20

    Cheating death twice: Maarten de Jonge changed plans for doomed Malaysia Airlines flights

    Professional cyclist Maarten de Jonge avoided death on both Malaysia Airline flights that have crashed or disappeared in recent months. The 29-year-old Dutch cyclist was scheduled to fly on MH 370, which disappeared over the Pacific Ocean, and MH 17, which just this week was shot down over Ukraine. But … …read more Source: The...

    With Jet Strike, War in Ukraine Is Felt Globally
    Jul20

    With Jet Strike, War in Ukraine Is Felt Globally

    The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 rippled across multiple continents, bringing home in vivid relief the consequences of a struggle that had seemed far removed for many. …read more Source: The New York...

    Work Continues Amid Chaotic Conditions at Ukraine Crash Site
    Jul20

    Work Continues Amid Chaotic Conditions at Ukraine Crash Site

    Emergency workers recovered bodies of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash victims outside a separatist-held village. The work began amid chaotic conditions. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine Rebels Haul Away Victims of Malaysia Airlines Crash
    Jul20

    Ukraine Rebels Haul Away Victims of Malaysia Airlines Crash

    MoreMalaysian Authorities Sharpen Tone on MH17 Attack, Call for JusticePutin’s Defiance After Malaysia Airlines Crash Points to Further IsolationismLives Lost: Remembering Karlijn Keijzer, Indiana University Rower and ChemistThe engine of the old Zil military truck sputtered as the rebel fighter put the gearbox in reverse, mixing the smell...

    Canadian Man Aboard MH17 Remembered by Sister
    Jul20

    Canadian Man Aboard MH17 Remembered by Sister

    It’s an unimaginable tragedy that has shaken the world. All 298 people on board Malaysian Airlines flight 17 were killed when the jet was shot down over eastern Ukraine. 24-year-old Andrei Anghel was one of the victims. He’s believed to be the only Canadian on board that flight. And now his big sister, Alexandra, is left with recent...