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    Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc
    Jul19

    Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc

    WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s foreign minister had sharp words on the downing of the Malaysia Airlines jumbo jet in Ukraine — blaming the crash on Russia-backed “bandits.” But throughout most of central and eastern Europe, leaders withheld judgment, expressing shock but refusing to say more until more facts are in....

    AIDS Society Mourns Researchers, Experts Killed in Crash
    Jul19

    AIDS Society Mourns Researchers, Experts Killed in Crash

    The International AIDS Society has confirmed that at least six high-level researchers and AIDS experts were among those killed on the 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 in Melbourne....

    Analysis: Putin’s Frankenstein comes back to haunt
    Jul19

    Analysis: Putin’s Frankenstein comes back to haunt

    Russian president’s dangerous courting of nihilistic rebels in eastern Ukraine could prove impossible to control …read more Source: Toronto...

    Raw: Crash site has been compromised
    Jul19

    Raw: Crash site has been compromised

    Malaysia’s transport minister expresses deep concern over preservation of plane crash site in Ukraine. (July 19) …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc
    Jul19

    Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc

    Poland’s foreign minister had sharp words on the downing of the Malaysia Airlines jumbo jet in Ukraine — blaming the crash on Russia-backed “bandits.” But throughout most of central and eastern Europe, leaders withheld judgment, expressing shock but refusing to say more until more facts are in. …read more Source:...

    Plane families must wait to go to Ukraine site
    Jul19

    Plane families must wait to go to Ukraine site

    Malaysia Airlines says it has no immediate plans to fly the relatives of 298 passengers and crew killed in the downing of Flight 17 to Ukraine to visit the site because of security concerns. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia helping destroy Flight MH17 crash evidence, Ukraine says
    Jul19

    Russia helping destroy Flight MH17 crash evidence, Ukraine says

    Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of assisting separatist rebels in destroying evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down with 298 people onboard. …read more Source:...

    Buses From Ukraine And Poland Crash In Germany, Killing Nine
    Jul19

    Buses From Ukraine And Poland Crash In Germany, Killing Nine

    In Germany, at least nine people were killed on July 19 when several buses crashed into each other on a highway near the city of Dresden. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine says Russia helping destroy crash evidence
    Jul19

    Ukraine says Russia helping destroy crash evidence

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of helping separatist rebels destroy evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down in rebel-held territory with 298 people onboard. While the delegation was leaving under orders from armed rebel overseers, two Ukrainian members lingered to look at a fragment of the...

    Malaysia very ‘concerned’ over crash site security
    Jul19

    Malaysia very ‘concerned’ over crash site security

    Malaysia’s transport minister says the country is “deeply concerned” that the site in Ukraine where a Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down with 298 people onboard “has not been properly secured.” …read more Source: Miami...