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    Ukrainian official calls on West for help against Russia
    Jul18

    Ukrainian official calls on West for help against Russia

    Soon after the Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down over its airspace, Ukrainian officials pointed the finger right across the border — at Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Malaysia plane deviated from typical path before going down
    Jul18

    Malaysia plane deviated from typical path before going down

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 strayed from path its pilots should have been familiar with before crashing in Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Malaysia Airlines flight was 1,000 feet above restricted Ukraine airspace
    Jul18

    Malaysia Airlines flight was 1,000 feet above restricted Ukraine airspace

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was cruising just 1,000 feet above restricted airspace when it was struck by a missile in Ukraine’s Donetsk region, according to aviation and intelligence officials. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Raw: Firefighters locate Malaysian jet wreckage
    Jul18

    Raw: Firefighters locate Malaysian jet wreckage

    Firefighters work to douse debris on fire after a Malaysian jet was shot down in Ukraine. Officials say the plane was carrying 295 people. (July 17) …read more Source: USA...

    AIDS researchers among dead in Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash
    Jul18

    AIDS researchers among dead in Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash

    Several prominent AIDS researchers en route to an international conference in Australia were among the 298 people killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine Thursday. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    AIDS conference attendees on downed Malaysian jet
    Jul18

    AIDS conference attendees on downed Malaysian jet

    Several passengers on board a Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine were world-renowned researchers heading to an international AIDS conference in Australia, officials said Friday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Global leaders express shock over downed plane
    Jul18

    Global leaders express shock over downed plane

    International leaders and officials expressed grief and shock at the crash Thursday in eastern Ukraine of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet carrying 298 people. The plane en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was carrying 154 Dutch citizens, 43 Malaysians, 27 Australians and passengers of several other nationalities. Ukraine President Petro...

    UN Security Council sets urgent meeting on Ukraine
    Jul18

    UN Security Council sets urgent meeting on Ukraine

    Britain proposed a Security Council press statement calling for “a full, thorough and independent international investigation into the incident.” Earlier, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said “there is clearly a need for a full and transparent international investigation” into the plane crash in Ukraine. …read...

    Angeline Premila Rajandaran, Shazana Salleh Among Crew Members on Malaysia Flight MH17
    Jul18

    Angeline Premila Rajandaran, Shazana Salleh Among Crew Members on Malaysia Flight MH17

    Angeline Premila Rajandaran and Shazana Salleh are believed to be among the crew members of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. MH17 took off from Amsterdam on Thursday, July 17, and was bound for Kuala Lumpur. The plane was shot down by a Buk missile in Ukraine along the Russian border. It is uncertain at this point who is really...

    U.S. Officials Say They Suspect SA-11 or SA-20 Missiles Brought Down Malaysia Jet
    Jul18

    U.S. Officials Say They Suspect SA-11 or SA-20 Missiles Brought Down Malaysia Jet

    Early in the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines 17 in Ukraine, determining accountability was impossible, in part because three forces in or near the area could possess SA-11s. …read more Source: The New York...