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    What’s the Kremlin PR strategy after the downing of Malaysian jet?
    Jul22

    What’s the Kremlin PR strategy after the downing of Malaysian jet?

    After the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, CBC News asks three Russia experts about how the Kremlin might find a measure of support from people in the West. …read more Source:...

    Train carrying bodies of Malaysian jet victims arrives in Ukraine-held city
    Jul22

    Train carrying bodies of Malaysian jet victims arrives in Ukraine-held city

    A train carrying the remains of victims of a Malaysian plane downed over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine arrived in the city of Kharkiv in eastern Ukraine, a Reuters witness said. …read more Source:...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Jul22

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Good morning! Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday. 1. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached with Ukrainian separatists to recover the bodies of victims from the downed Malaysia Airlines passenger jet. The bodies are on a train headed for the Netherlands, where most of the passengers...

    Train Carrying Crash Victims’ Remains Arrives in Ukraine-held City
    Jul22

    Train Carrying Crash Victims’ Remains Arrives in Ukraine-held City

    The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were making their way to the Netherlands on Tuesday as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over the plane’s black boxes to Malaysian experts. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told a news conference on Monday that a train carrying around...

    Russian Television Under Spotlight After Malaysia Airlines Crash in Ukraine
    Jul22

    Russian Television Under Spotlight After Malaysia Airlines Crash in Ukraine

    In late 2009, the British journalist Sara Firth became a Russian propaganda mouthpiece. MoreObama Contends with Congressional Backseat Drivers on UkraineIt’s Time for Europe to Get Tough With RussiaWhy Haven’t Scientists Discovered a Cure for AIDS Yet? NBC NewsJet Evidence Tampered With on ‘Industrial Scale’ NBC...

    Ukraine Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes From Downed Malaysia Passenger Jet
    Jul22

    Ukraine Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes From Downed Malaysia Passenger Jet

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were making their way to the Netherlands on Tuesday as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over the plane’s black boxes to Malaysian experts. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told a news conference on...

    Flight 17 victims’ bodies finally heading home
    Jul22

    Flight 17 victims’ bodies finally heading home

    4 days after Malaysia Airlines jet shot down over eastern Ukraine, train carrying most victims reaches gov’t territory for identification …read more Source:...

    Jon Stewart Learns What Happens When You Criticize Israel
    Jul22

    Jon Stewart Learns What Happens When You Criticize Israel

    Many have accused Jon Stewart of being pro-Hamas for expressing sympathy for the residents of Gaza, where more than 500 people have been killed — including at least 100 children — in recent fighting with Israel. So on Monday night’s “Daily Show,” just about the entire roster of correspondents popped up to scream at...

    EU Weighs Deeper Sanctions If Russia Fails To Resolve Crisis In Ukraine
    Jul22

    EU Weighs Deeper Sanctions If Russia Fails To Resolve Crisis In Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sternly called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to compel Kremlin-backed separatists to stop hampering the probe at the Ukraine site of a downed passenger jet and allow international investigators unfettered access. “What exactly are they trying to hide?” Obama said Monday from the...

    Train goes to Kharkiv with crash victims remains
    Jul22

    Train goes to Kharkiv with crash victims remains

    A train carrying the remains of people killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on Wednesday on their way to the Netherlands, a journey which has been agonizingly slow for relatives of the victims. …read more Source: Miami...