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    Dutch Probe: Malaysian Jet Downed by Launcher From Russia
    Sep28

    Dutch Probe: Malaysian Jet Downed by Launcher From Russia

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands—Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down by a Buk missile moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts showed that pro-Moscow...

    Moldova Bans Ukraine Meat over African Swine Fever Fears
    Sep28

    Moldova Bans Ukraine Meat over African Swine Fever Fears

    Moldovan authorities are banning the import of live animals and meat from Ukraine due to fears of African swine fever.Agriculture Minister Eduard Grama says the ban begins Wednesday after several suspected cases of the disease emerged 200 kilometers (125 miles) north of the… …read more Source:...

    Prosecutors Point Fingers at Russia in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Jet
    Sep28

    Prosecutors Point Fingers at Russia in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Jet

    A two-year investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014 has concluded that the missile responsible was not just made in Russia, but also fired from a separatist area of Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian rebels. An inquiry by the Dutch Safety Board last year said the BUK missile that hit Flight MH17,...

    MH17 Update: Russia-Backed Rebels Shot Down Plane, Investigators Say
    Sep28

    MH17 Update: Russia-Backed Rebels Shot Down Plane, Investigators Say

    A team of international prosecutors led by Dutch investigators looking into the shooting down of the MH17 plane over Ukraine said Wednesday the plane was shot down by a BUK missile originating from territory belonging to pro-Russian rebels. In July 2014, the Boeing 777 broke apart midair, killing all 298 people aboard the plane flying from...

    Russia Implicated in Shooting Down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Over Ukraine
    Sep28

    Russia Implicated in Shooting Down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Over Ukraine

    A Dutch-led investigation concluded that Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine asked for and received a surface-to-air missile that was used to shoot down the plane in 2014. …read more Source: The New York...

    Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia, Dutch probe says
    Sep28

    Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia, Dutch probe says

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down by a Buk missile moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts showed that...

    Flight MH17 Was Shot Down By Missile Moved From Russia, Investigators Say
    Sep28

    Flight MH17 Was Shot Down By Missile Moved From Russia, Investigators Say

    A Dutch-led team of international researchers found that a Buk missile shot down flight MH17 in 2014. Evidence suggests the missile was brought from Russia and fired from rebel-held eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Relatives of MH17 Victims Respond to New Findings
    Sep28

    Relatives of MH17 Victims Respond to New Findings

    Relatives of people killed in Air Malaysia flight MH17, shot down over Ukraine in 2014, spoke to journalists after a private briefing in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands, on the latest findings of an international criminal probe that blamed Russia. (RFE/RL) …read more Source: Voice of...

    MH17 shot down by missile brought in from Russia, investigators say
    Sep28

    MH17 shot down by missile brought in from Russia, investigators say

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands — Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine by a Buk missile brought in from Russia to a pro-Russian area of eastern Ukraine, the head of the Dutch National Detective Force, Wilbert Paulissen said Wednesday. Speaking at a press conference in the Netherlands, Paulissen said there was conclusive evidence...

    Who Shot Down Flight MH17?
    Sep28

    Who Shot Down Flight MH17?

    NEWS BRIEF The Dutch-led team investigating the crash in 2014 of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine says the missile that struck the plane was fired from territory held by Russia-backed rebels, according to the relatives of those onboard. BREAKING: Victims’ relatives: Dutch-led probe finds missile that downed Malaysian jet...