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    Israel Launches a Ground Invasion of Gaza—and No One Knows How It Will End
    Jul18

    Israel Launches a Ground Invasion of Gaza—and No One Knows How It Will End

    MoreMarkets React to Malaysian Jet Crash and Gaza InvasionIsrael Begins Gaza Ground OffensiveWhy the Israel-Gaza Cease-Fire FailedIsraeli tanks rolled into the Gaza Strip Thursday, marking the start of a ground offensive in the Palestinian territory. After ten days of aerial bombardment and frequent threats of ground invasion, troops moved on the...

    AP Interview: Ukraine blames Russia for plane crash, says separatists reacted like ‘animals’
    Jul18

    AP Interview: Ukraine blames Russia for plane crash, says separatists reacted like ‘animals’

    Ukraine’s U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane
    Jul18

    Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane

    HRABOVE, Ukraine — Ukraine accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting down a Malaysian jetliner with 298 people aboard Thursday, sharply escalating the crisis and threatening to draw both East and West deeper into the conflict. The rebels denied downing the aircraft.American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile brought...

    How Do We Respond to This Really Horrible Day?
    Jul18

    How Do We Respond to This Really Horrible Day?

    What a horrible day. Israel has begun a ground offensive in Gaza, the White House is on lockdown, and a plane has been shot down in Ukraine. Today’s news piles on an already shaking landscape of ISIS in Iraq, immigrant children suffering on the U.S. border, and still missing Nigerian girls. My Twitter feed has been raging with information...

    Hillary Clinton on Malaysia Airlines : ‘Should be outrage in European capitals’ if Russia shot down plane over Ukraine
    Jul18

    Hillary Clinton on Malaysia Airlines : ‘Should be outrage in European capitals’ if Russia shot down plane over Ukraine

    If Russian separatists shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine, it’s up to European countries to get tough on Russian President Vladimir Putin, Hillary Clinton said hours after the tragedy. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Fisher: Moscow has a lot of explaining to do in wake of plane crash
    Jul18

    Fisher: Moscow has a lot of explaining to do in wake of plane crash

    Moscow has a lot of explaining to do about Thursday’s crash of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 civilian airliner near the Russian-Ukrainian border. Ukraine has called what happened to Flight 17 early in its journey from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur “a terrorist attack.” Mass murder is another term that accurately describes the...

    Local Ukraine activist not surprised by Malaysia jet tragedy
    Jul18

    Local Ukraine activist not surprised by Malaysia jet tragedy

    AUSTIN (KXAN) – As investigators try to piece together what happened, people here in Austin are still trying to make sense of the tragedy. A local Ukranian activist has been closely following the crisis between Ukraine and Russia, and says she’s not surprised something like this happened. Chris Wynnyk Wilson has had many sleepless...

    Putin Says Ukraine ‘Bears Responsibility’ for Jet Crash
    Jul18

    Putin Says Ukraine ‘Bears Responsibility’ for Jet Crash

    Putin said the crash would not have happened if there was peace in Ukraine, and “the state over whose territory this took place bears responsibility.” …read more Source:...

    AP Interview: Ukraine blames Russia for crash
    Jul18

    AP Interview: Ukraine blames Russia for crash

    Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador said Thursday that the Malaysian airliner would not have crashed if Russia hadn’t given pro-Russian separatists a sophisticated missile system that can hit planes. …read more Source: Miami...

    Scenes From the Malaysia Jet Crash Site
    Jul18

    Scenes From the Malaysia Jet Crash Site

    A Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 295 passengers and crew crashed in the Donetsk region of Ukraine, and American officials said it was most likely shot down by an antiaircraft missile. …read more Source: The New York...