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    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash
    Aug26

    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash

    Families of passengers who were on the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine are starting to sort through the long process of gaining compensation for their loss. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russia approves $6.6bn for sanctions-hit state banks
    Aug26

    Russia approves $6.6bn for sanctions-hit state banks

    Moscow (AFP) – The Russian government has approved injecting 239 billion rubles ($6.6 billion, 5 billion euros) into two of the country’s largest, state-controlled banks that have been hit with Western sanctions.VTB Bank will get the lion’s share of the funds, 214 billion rubles, while Rosselkhozbank will get 25 billion,...

    Ukraine captures 10 Russian soldiers in rebel-filled east
    Aug26

    Ukraine captures 10 Russian soldiers in rebel-filled east

    Ukraine on Tuesday said its forces have captured 10 Russian soldiers in an eastern region where the Ukrainian troops are fighting pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Shows Russian Soldiers Detained In East Ukraine — Russia Says They Entered ‘Mostly By Accident’
    Aug26

    Ukraine Shows Russian Soldiers Detained In East Ukraine — Russia Says They Entered ‘Mostly By Accident’

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian security services on Monday released video footage purporting to show Russian servicemen who were captured by Ukrainian government forces while fighting alongside pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine. The footage, which is likely to fuel allegations from Kiev and its Western allies of Russian involvement in the war,...

    Russia claims soldiers captured by Ukraine crossed border by accident
    Aug26

    Russia claims soldiers captured by Ukraine crossed border by accident

    The Russian government has claimed that a group of soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine had crossed the border by accident. …read more Source: FOX...

    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash
    Aug26

    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash

    […] payments may create goodwill, lawyers say, but they are not likely to discourage some families from seeking more than the amount promised under an international treaty — about $174,000. Since the early days of commercial aviation, international agreements have governed compensation for crash victims. Aviation-accident lawyers say it...

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers
    Aug26

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers

    An unnamed Russian Defense Ministry source said the border crossing was likely an accident. …read more Source: USA...

    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash
    Aug26

    Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash

    Families of passengers who were on the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine are starting to sort through the long process of gaining compensation for their loss…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers
    Aug26

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine is claiming that its forces have captured 10 Russian soldiers in an eastern region where the Ukrainian troops are fighting pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russian military sources soldiers enter Ukraine ‘by accident’
    Aug26

    Russian military sources soldiers enter Ukraine ‘by accident’

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian military sources quoted by state agencies on Tuesday said that Russian troops captured by Kiev and shown on Ukrainian television had crossed the border accidentally.”The soldiers were really taking part in patrolling a section of the Russian-Ukrainian border, they crossed it most likely by accident, on an...