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    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...

    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...

    David Cameron: Russia To Blame Over Malaysia Airlines Crash If Rebels Responsible
    Jul20

    David Cameron: Russia To Blame Over Malaysia Airlines Crash If Rebels Responsible

    LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Saturday that if it were proven that Ukrainian separatists were behind the downing of a Malaysian jet carrying 298 passengers, Russia would be to blame for having destabilized the country. “If this is the case then we must be clear what it means: this is a direct...

    GOP Will Find a Way to Blame President Obama on Ukraine Jet Downing
    Jul20

    GOP Will Find a Way to Blame President Obama on Ukraine Jet Downing

    The monstrous downing of a Malaysian jet liner apparently by Russian backed separatists in the Ukraine did something that few thought could happen. It has gotten GOP leaders momentarily to agree with President Obama when he pointed the finger squarely at Russia for the horrific attack. But don’t expect the GOP’s hand hold with Obama...

    Experts: Whoever brought down Malaysian jet had extensive training
    Jul20

    Experts: Whoever brought down Malaysian jet had extensive training

    Whoever fired the surface-to-air missile that brought down a passenger jet over eastern Ukraine would have needed extensive training to execute the mission, according to military experts. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    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...

    Lack of radar could have prevented missile operators from realizing target was a jetliner
    Jul20

    Lack of radar could have prevented missile operators from realizing target was a jetliner

    If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn’t have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Without radar, missile may not have identified jet
    Jul20

    Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

    If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn’t have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday. …read more Source: Miami...

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT
    Jul20

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT

    International monitors try to secure sprawling Ukraine plane crash site for investigation HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) – International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses that fell from a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes …...

    Gruesome Toll: Nearly 200 Bodies Found, But Rebels Guarding Them
    Jul19

    Gruesome Toll: Nearly 200 Bodies Found, But Rebels Guarding Them

    A total of 190 bodies have been discovered at the MH17 crash site by emergency crews combing the vast wreckage area, a Ukrainian official says. …read more Source:...