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    Russian Media on Malaysian Flight MH17 Tragedy: Epic Fail
    Jul20

    Russian Media on Malaysian Flight MH17 Tragedy: Epic Fail

    The Russian media has made one thing clear in the aftermath of the destruction of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17: it generates a view of the world corresponding to the political needs of the Kremlin. Yet even the Kremlin spin machine has been incapable of coming up with a plausible account of this tragedy that could deflect responsibility from...

    Malaysia plane crash in Ukraine: Black box likely in separatist hands
    Jul20

    Malaysia plane crash in Ukraine: Black box likely in separatist hands

    The mystery over the whereabouts of the black box of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 seemed to clear up—a little—on Sunday when video surfaced of separatist emergency workers coming upon the device in a field in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    AIDS Conference Honors Victims Of MH17
    Jul20

    AIDS Conference Honors Victims Of MH17

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An international AIDS conference opened in Australia on Sunday with a tribute to several delegates who were killed en route to the gathering when their plane was shot down over Ukraine. Officials at the opening ceremony for the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne held a moment of silence for the six...

    Kerry offers more evidence Russia provided missile that downed jet
    Jul20

    Kerry offers more evidence Russia provided missile that downed jet

    Secretary of State John Kerry gave the most detailed account yet of the circumstantial evidence indicating that Russia provided the missiles that shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern Ukraine, but denied that the administration has reached a conclusion about Russia’s involvement. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Malaysia Flight MH17 Crash Site Photos: See Pictures of Bodies, Rescue, Wreckage (Some Graphic)
    Jul20

    Malaysia Flight MH17 Crash Site Photos: See Pictures of Bodies, Rescue, Wreckage (Some Graphic)

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crashed on Thursday, July 17, and the rescue operation is currently under way. Here are some photos of the wreckage and the rescue attempt. (An oxygen mask system lies in a field amongst wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 20, 2014 in Grabovo. Rob Stothard/Getty Images) (Debris from an Malaysia...

    Rebels take full control of plane crash bodies
    Jul20

    Rebels take full control of plane crash bodies

    A woman looks at 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, Sunday, July 20,… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Cameron demands Russia cease support for rebels
    Jul20

    Cameron demands Russia cease support for rebels

    In an unusual front-page op-ed in the Sunday Times, Cameron says there is growing evidence that separatist rebels, backed by Russia, shot down the aircraft, killing 298 people. If this is the case then we must be clear what it means: this is a direct result of Russia destabilizing a sovereign state, violating its territorial integrity, backing...

    Pro-Russian Rebels in Ukraine Are Using Malaysia Airlines Victims’ Bodies as a Bargaining Chip
    Jul20

    Pro-Russian Rebels in Ukraine Are Using Malaysia Airlines Victims’ Bodies as a Bargaining Chip

    Just when the news out of eastern Ukraine couldn’t get any worse, it did. Separatists controlling the area of of the MH17 wreckage have declared that they can only ensure international investigators will have access to the crash site if Ukraine agrees to a truce: “We declare that we will guarant …read more Source: The New...

    Ukraine Releases Recordings of Rebel Leaders
    Jul20

    Ukraine Releases Recordings of Rebel Leaders

    Ukraine released what it said were intercepted recordings of separatist rebels at the Malaysia Airlines’ crash site talking about the need to keep flight-data recorders out of the hands of investigators. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Sky News Colin Brazier MH17 Luggage Video: Journalist Goes Through a Victim’s Belongings on Air
    Jul20

    Sky News Colin Brazier MH17 Luggage Video: Journalist Goes Through a Victim’s Belongings on Air

    Sky News journalist Colin Brazier went through a MH17 crash victim’s belongings on air. Brazier was at the crash site in Ukraine reporting on the recovery efforts, and he very briefly went through a victim’s luggage. The Sky presenter quickly realized that his behavior was inappropriate, and dropped a bag he was holding, saying,...