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    Putin: Responsibility for plane crash is Ukraine’s
    Jul18

    Putin: Responsibility for plane crash is Ukraine’s

    Russian President Vladmir Putin says Ukraine bears responsibility for the crash of a Malaysian airliner. …read more Source: CNY...

    Intercepted calls indicate Russian-backed Cossacks shot down plane, paper reports
    Jul18

    Intercepted calls indicate Russian-backed Cossacks shot down plane, paper reports

    Ukraine’s security agency says it intercepted calls said to be between Russian military intelligence officers, and between pro-Russian fighters. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Top 5 deadliest attacks on commercial airliners
    Jul18

    Top 5 deadliest attacks on commercial airliners

    A Malaysian airliner was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and sharply raising the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels in which Russia and the West back opposing sides. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Unrest in Ukraine will complicate Malaysia Air probe
    Jul18

    Unrest in Ukraine will complicate Malaysia Air probe

    Who will examine the voice and data recorders? How will investigators get to the scene? …read more Source: USA...

    Putin’s statement on Ukraine plane crash
    Jul18

    Putin’s statement on Ukraine plane crash

    Russian President Vladimir Putin opened a meeting with top economic advisers late Thursday with comments on the crash of a Malaysian airliner in Ukraine. The text of his remarks, as taken from the Kremlin website and translated by The Associated Press: …read more Source: Miami...

    MSNBC Prank Call Malaysia Airlines: Howard Stern Referenced in Crude Flight MH17 ‘Analysis’ (+Video)
    Jul18

    MSNBC Prank Call Malaysia Airlines: Howard Stern Referenced in Crude Flight MH17 ‘Analysis’ (+Video)

    MSNBC host Krystal Ball was on the receiving end of a bad prank call during a television coverage of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane on Thursday. During MSNBC’s The Cycle spot on the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash, a prank caller going by the name of “Staff Sgt. Michael Boyd.” gave his opinion of what he supposedly...

    Markets Fall on Malaysian Airliner Crash
    Jul18

    Markets Fall on Malaysian Airliner Crash

    News of a Malaysian Airlines jet crash on the Ukraine Russia border, with 295 passengers, put traders on edge. Airline stocks were lower as were the major indexes. After the closing bell, shares of Google rose, even though the earnings per share fell short. Revenue increased by 22 percent- thanks to strong demand for ads on its websites....

    Putin Blames Ukraine For Downing Of Passenger Plane In Pro-Russian Rebel Territory
    Jul18

    Putin Blames Ukraine For Downing Of Passenger Plane In Pro-Russian Rebel Territory

    Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed Ukraine for the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane over pro-Russian separatist territory in the east on Thursday, saying it would not have happened if Kiev had not mounted a campaign against the rebels, CNBC reported. “Without doubt the government of the territory on which it happened...

    U.S. Vice President Says Malaysian Plane ‘Apparently Shot Down’
    Jul18

    U.S. Vice President Says Malaysian Plane ‘Apparently Shot Down’

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on July 17 that the Malaysian Airlines flight which crashed in Ukraine near the Russian border was “apparently shot down” and “blown out of the sky.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    With Leaked Calls, Ukrainian Government Accuses Rebels Of Involvement In Crash
    Jul18

    With Leaked Calls, Ukrainian Government Accuses Rebels Of Involvement In Crash

    Ukraine’s security services have published what they said were three intercepted telephone conversations that they said proved rebels were responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner. In the first recording, the security services said, rebel commander Igor Bezler tells Russian military intelligence officer Vasili Geranin that rebel shot...