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    Searchers Have Found 181 Bodies From Malaysian Jet Crash so Far
    Jul18

    Searchers Have Found 181 Bodies From Malaysian Jet Crash so Far

    KIEV, Ukraine—Emergency workers, police officers and even off-duty coal miners — dressed in overalls and covered in soot — spread out Friday across the sunflower fields and villages of eastern Ukraine, searching the wreckage of the Malaysian plane shot down as it flew miles above the country’s battlefield. The attack...

    Australian loses family in both Malaysian flight disasters
    Jul18

    Australian loses family in both Malaysian flight disasters

    An Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 learned on Friday that her stepdaughter was on the plane shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Globe and...

    ‘This Is Chaos’: Ukraine Crash Probe Faces Huge Challenges
    Jul18

    ‘This Is Chaos’: Ukraine Crash Probe Faces Huge Challenges

    U.S. officials say Flight MH17 was shot down, but in violent, war-torn Ukraine, investigators will have a hard job determining that for sure. …read more Source:...

    AIDS movement ‘lost a giant’ on Flight MH17 as researchers, activists believed killed
    Jul18

    AIDS movement ‘lost a giant’ on Flight MH17 as researchers, activists believed killed

    A large number of world-renowned AIDS researchers and activists heading to an international conference in Australia were on board a Malaysian jetliner that was shot down over Ukraine, officials said Friday. …read more Source:...

    Australian PM Angry At Russia’s ‘Unsatisfactory’ Response To Plane Crash
    Jul18

    Australian PM Angry At Russia’s ‘Unsatisfactory’ Response To Plane Crash

    An angry Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott demanded an independent inquiry into the crash of a Malaysian jetliner in eastern Ukraine. In a televised statement July 18 in Canberra, the Australian leader said Russia’s response to the disaster was “deeply unsatisfactory.” Abbott criticized Russia’s ambassador to...

    Australian loses family in both Malaysian flight disasters; ‘it’s … ripped our guts again’
    Jul18

    Australian loses family in both Malaysian flight disasters; ‘it’s … ripped our guts again’

    An Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has now learned that her stepdaughter was on the Malaysia Airlines flight shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poroshenko Says ‘Terrorist’ Attack On Airliner Challenge To Whole World
    Jul18

    Poroshenko Says ‘Terrorist’ Attack On Airliner Challenge To Whole World

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said the July 17 crash of a Malaysian airliner in the country’s east was the result of an “act of international terrorism.” In a televised English-language statement from Kyiv, Poroshenko said the incident was a “wake-up call” for the whole world. (Reuters) …read more...

    EXPERT: The Russian Standoff Has Hit A Dangerous New Level
    Jul18

    EXPERT: The Russian Standoff Has Hit A Dangerous New Level

    After months of posturing from Russia and the West, yesterday’s shooting down of Malaysia Airlines MH17 over Ukrainian airspace could accelerate the conflict. While many had hoped that the tragedy might spark Russia to reverse its support of Russian Separatists in Ukraine’s East, Putin’s initial comments suggest he is ready to...

    Fury as flight MH17 ‘blown out of the sky’
    Jul18

    Fury as flight MH17 ‘blown out of the sky’

    Ukraine has accused “terrorists” of downing Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was “blown out of the sky” with 298 people aboard. …read more Source:...

    Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters
    Jul18

    Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters

    An Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has now learned that her stepdaughter was on the Malaysia Airlines flight shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: CNY...