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    Malaysia Flight MH17 Black Box May Now Be In Moscow: Here’s A Complete Update On The Crash
    Jul18

    Malaysia Flight MH17 Black Box May Now Be In Moscow: Here’s A Complete Update On The Crash

    At least one of the “black box” flight data recorders on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 may already have been spirited away to Moscow by the pro-Russian separatist rebels who shot the plane down with a surface to air missile, killing 298 civilian people on board, according to The Telegraph and the BBC. Although the rebels said they...

    Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash
    Jul18

    Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash

    Flags flew are flying half-staff across the Netherlands as the country mourns at least 154 of its citizens killed when a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Australian PM Points Finger at Russia Over Downed Malaysian Plane
    Jul18

    Australian PM Points Finger at Russia Over Downed Malaysian Plane

    The crashed plane burst into flames, smoke billowing across these fields in eastern Ukraine. Debris could be seen falling from the sky in the middle of a conflict zone. Much of the wreckage was burned beyond all recognition but here a wing clearly showing the markings of a Malaysia airliner. Poignant reminders of the 298 people on board...

    Most passengers on doomed airliner were Dutch
    Jul18

    Most passengers on doomed airliner were Dutch

    The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 that was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine on Thursday was carrying 298 people from at least 10 countries. Here is a breakdown of the nationalities of those on board: Netherlands: 173 Malaysia: 44 (including 15 crew and two infants) Australia: 27 Indonesia: 12 (including one infant) United Kingdom: 9...

    Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash
    Jul18

    Dutch flags at half-staff as nation mourns crash

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Flags flew are flying half-staff across the Netherlands as the country mourns at least 154 of its citizens killed when a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Scenes Of Malaysian Airliner Disaster In Eastern Ukraine
    Jul18

    Scenes Of Malaysian Airliner Disaster In Eastern Ukraine

    Wreckage littered a field in Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region after a Malaysian airliner went down on July 17, killing all 298 people on board. Ukraine’s government has accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting down the plane, while the separatists and Russian President Vladimir Putin are blaming Ukraine. (Reuters) …read more...

    Friends, relatives grieve for MH17 passengers
    Jul18

    Friends, relatives grieve for MH17 passengers

    Messages of shock and grief have been flooding social media, sent by the friends and relatives of passengers on board Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, shot down on Thursday over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Second Malaysia Airlines MH17 “Black Box” Found In Ukraine: Witness
    Jul18

    Second Malaysia Airlines MH17 “Black Box” Found In Ukraine: Witness

    HRABOVE, Ukraine, July 18 (Reuters) – Rescue workers recovered a second flight recorder on Friday from the Malaysian airliner brought down in eastern Ukraine, a Reuters cameraman on the scene said. Pro-Russian separatists in the region said on Thursday they had found one of the “black box” recorders on Thursday when the...

    Off-Duty Coal Miners Comb Jet Site for Evidence
    Jul18

    Off-Duty Coal Miners Comb Jet Site for Evidence

    Coal miners joined in the search effort in fields near the rebel-held village of Hrabove in Ukraine’s Donetsk region. …read more Source:...

    UN Calls Emergency Meeting Over Plane Crash
    Jul18

    UN Calls Emergency Meeting Over Plane Crash

    Leaders around the world are calling for an investigation of the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine that killed nearly 300 people. Witnesses and reporters say smoldering debris and body parts from Thursday’s crash of a Boeing 777 are scattered across a charred field in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region. There are no...