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    Crisis in Ukraine and Russia: Map
    Jul17

    Crisis in Ukraine and Russia: Map

    A look at the current crisis in Ukraine and Russia. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Video appears to show Malaysia Airlines crash
    Jul17

    Video appears to show Malaysia Airlines crash

    Shocking video appears to show the moment the Malaysia Airlines flight crashed in eastern Ukraine, exploding in a fireball. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    22 bodies counted at Ukraine wreckage site
    Jul17

    22 bodies counted at Ukraine wreckage site

    Airport security personnel look at the flight information board in the departure hall, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, in Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, July 18, 2014. Malaysia Airlines said… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Obama Says The Plane Crash In Ukraine ‘May Be A Terrible Tragedy’
    Jul17

    Obama Says The Plane Crash In Ukraine ‘May Be A Terrible Tragedy’

    President Barack Obama briefly addressed on Thursday reports that a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying nearly 300 people had been reportedly shot down near the Ukrainian border. “It looks like it may be a terrible tragedy,” Obama said at the start of a speech in Wilmington, Delaware. He said the White House’s...

    One Of The Most Crucial Air Routes In The World Goes Right Through Ukrainian Airspace
    Jul17

    One Of The Most Crucial Air Routes In The World Goes Right Through Ukrainian Airspace

    Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 reportedly crashed over the volatile region in Ukraine where government forces have been battling pro-Russian separatists. Ukrainian officials have said the plane was shot down by the separatists, raising the possibility commercial aircrafts flying through the area could be vulnerable to potential ground to air...

    Terror expert on U.S. response to Malaysia Airlines crash
    Jul17

    Terror expert on U.S. response to Malaysia Airlines crash

    CBS News national security analyst Juan Zarate discusses the ways in which the U.S. government is obtaining information in the aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine. Zarate joins Scott Pelley during a CBS News Special Report. …read more Source:...

    At least 22 confirmed dead at Malaysia Airlines wreckage site in Ukraine: AP
    Jul17

    At least 22 confirmed dead at Malaysia Airlines wreckage site in Ukraine: AP

    Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane. …read more Source: CTV...

    U.S. Warned Of Unsafe Airspace Over Crimea, But Not Where MH17 Crashed
    Jul17

    U.S. Warned Of Unsafe Airspace Over Crimea, But Not Where MH17 Crashed

    Earlier this year the Federal Aviation Administration banned American air carriers from flying over part of the disputed area between Russia and Ukraine over safety concerns, but the area where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed on Thursday was not included in this restricted airspace. The agency warned American aircraft on April 25 against...

    U.S. Stock Indexes Fall
    Jul17

    U.S. Stock Indexes Fall

    U.S. stocks fell Thursday after reports of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crash near the Russia-Ukraine border, though major benchmarks recouped much of their losses in afternoon trading. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Malaysian Jetliner Goes Down In Eastern Ukraine
    Jul17

    Malaysian Jetliner Goes Down In Eastern Ukraine

    A Malaysian passenger plane has crashed in eastern Ukraine where government forces are fighting pro-Russian separatists, amid claims the aircraft was shot down. The Boeing 777 carried about 300 passengers and crew and all are believe to have died. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...