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    295 killed after  Malaysian airliner shot down in Ukraine
    Jul17

    295 killed after Malaysian airliner shot down in Ukraine

    A Ukrainian official claims the plane was hit by a missile …read more Source: USA...

    What is known about plane crash in Ukraine
    Jul17

    What is known about plane crash in Ukraine

    Though Ukrainian military aircraft have been shot down over eastern Ukraine by rebels, and the area has been the scene of fierce fighting, the route taken by the Malaysian jet appears to have been subject to no flight restrictions, the International Air Transport Association, an industry group, said. Eurocontrol, a European air safety...

    Rebels Control the Crash Site Of Downed Malaysia Plane
    Jul17

    Rebels Control the Crash Site Of Downed Malaysia Plane

    The Malaysian Airlines flight apparently shot down on Thursday over eastern Ukraine crashed in a kind of no man’s land. The central government withdrew from that patch of territory months ago, leaving it to the bands of separatist fighters who now represent the only figures of authority around the crash site. One of their first orders of...

    Cor Pan: Facebook Post From Dutch Man and Malaysia Airlines MH17 Passenger Shows Plane
    Jul17

    Cor Pan: Facebook Post From Dutch Man and Malaysia Airlines MH17 Passenger Shows Plane

    A Facebook post from Cor Pan, a Netherlands resident, appears to show Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 before it took off from Amsterdam on July 17. He posted the image from the Schipol airport just moments before the plane took off. “If it disappears, this is what it looks like,” he said. It appears that Pan and his girlfriend Neeltji...

    Britain Asks For Emergency UN meeting On Ukraine
    Jul17

    Britain Asks For Emergency UN meeting On Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Britain has asked for an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Ukraine.Britain’s U.N. Mission said Thursday the time of the meeting has not been set.The request follows Wednesday’s downing of a Ukrainian air force fighter and Thursday’s downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane...

    US INTELLIGENCE: Surface-To-Air Missile Was Fired At Malaysian Plane In Ukraine
    Jul17

    US INTELLIGENCE: Surface-To-Air Missile Was Fired At Malaysian Plane In Ukraine

    U.S. intelligence believes a surface-to-air missile was fired at a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying nearly 300 people when it was shot down near the Ukrainian border, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. But the intelligence has not confirmed the origin of the missile, according to the report, and it is...

    Ukraine: Recordings show rebels shot down plane
    Jul17

    Ukraine: Recordings show rebels shot down plane

    HRABOVE, Ukraine — Ukraine’s security services produced what they said were two intercepted telephone conversations that they said showed rebels were responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner.In the first call, the security services said, rebel commander Igor Bezler tells a Russian military intelligence officer that rebel forces...

    Britain asks for emergency UN meeting on Ukraine
    Jul17

    Britain asks for emergency UN meeting on Ukraine

    Britain has asked for an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Malaysian airliner with 295 aboard crashes in Ukraine
    Jul17

    Malaysian airliner with 295 aboard crashes in Ukraine

    A Ukrainian official claims the plane was hit by a missile …read more Source: USA...

    Britain asks for emergency UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine
    Jul17

    Britain asks for emergency UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine

    Britain has asked for an emergency meeting of the U.N. …read more Source: FOX...