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28 min ago | The Independent

MH17: Jason Biggs says insensitive tweet about crash that killed 298...

'I have nothing but sympathy for the victims and their families,' he concluded. 'I've learned my lesson and would like to move on.'

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4 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

Frying Pan to the Fire? Days after MH17 tragedy, Mas flies jet over war-torn Syria

Embattled Malaysia Airlines faced fresh outrage Tuesday as it confirmed one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria, just days after the MH17 disaster laid bare the risks civilian aircraft face in flying over war zones.

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8 hrs ago | MilitaryCity.com

Train carrying bodies from MH17 arrives in Kharkiv

USA NOW: Four refrigerated rail cars carrying the bodies of 282 of the 298 victims of a downed Malaysian jetliner arrived in the city of Kharkiv, controlled by the Ukrainian national government, en route to Amsterdam.

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12 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Crash victimsa remains reach Ukraine-held city

The crash site itself, in farmland held by the pro-Russian separatists who the West accuses of shooting down the plane, remained unsecured five days after the disaster – another source of frustration for officials around the world eager to establish the facts of the case.

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16 hrs ago | WHAS11

Protesters at Russian embassy in KL seek justice

Protesters marched on the Russian embassy in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday, waving placards and demanding justice for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine last week.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Dutch Cyclist Who Missed Both Doomed Malaysia Flights Feels 'Lucky to Be Alive'

A Dutch cyclist who escaped tragedy twice after missing flights on both doomed Malaysia Airlines flights, is shaken over the coincidences, but feels "lucky to be alive."

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TheDenverChannel

Rebels release train with bodies from downed jet

Bowing to international pressure Monday, pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and agreed to hand over the black boxes from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, four days after it plunged into rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

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ABC News

Malaysia Airlines' Two Black Boxes 'to be Handed Over' to Investigators

As fighting raged in Ukraine's Donetsk region -- compounding to further unrest following the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane that left 298 people dead, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said today that the jetliner's two black boxes "will be handed over to a Malaysian team in Donetsk, who will take custody of them."

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SanLuisObispo.com

Fight 17 tragic end for family of 6 coming home

Afif was getting set to begin his university studies in architecture, and his father was preparing to move back to Malaysia with his wife and three of their children after working overseas for several years.

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The Straits Times

Malaysia demands unrestricted access to crash site

Malaysia is demanding immediate and unrestricted access to the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash site and guaranteed safety for its officials and those of the joint international investigation team.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

Should Malaysia jet have flown over Ukraine?

"We, along with hundreds of other airlines, have flown that route safely for quite some time," Hugh Dunleavy, commercial director for Malaysia Airlines, told CNN's Saima Mohsin over the weekend.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Yahoo!

WA victims of MH17 disaster

A Dutch teacher who was an Australian permanent resident was yesterday confirmed as the most recent WA-based casualty from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.

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The Straits Times

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: 20 families gone in one shot

The passenger manifest of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 tells a grim tale. More than 20 families were wiped out when the jetliner was shot down in Ukraine.

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WFTV Orlando

Under rebel control, fate of MH17 bodies unclear

JULY 20: Ukrainian rescue servicemen look through the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 20, 2014 in Grabovo, Ukraine.

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Air Force Times

Bodies of MH17 victims on train bound for rebel-held city

All 196 bodies recovered from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have been loaded onto refrigerated trains headed for a rebel-held city, according to reports Sunday.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Anti-Russia sentiment running deep in Malaysia

Many Malaysians are urging their government and world leaders to take a tough stance against Russia after pro-Russia rebels allegedly shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet, with some calling for economic sanctions and a boycott of Russian goods.

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Malaysia Chronicle

Mystery Off-Course Mileage: MH17 shot down after attempt to avoid storms, says pilots' group

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was guided off its most recently used course as its pilots hoped to avoid thunderstorms brewing in the south of Ukraine, it has been claimed.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Gazette

Q&A: How Malaysia Airlines can salvage its brand

Before the disasters the carrier had among the worst financial performance of any airline.

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DurhamRegion.com

Monitors try to secure Ukraine plane crash site-Image1

International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses that fell from a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes that a credible investigation can be conducted.

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The Telegraph

Victim's last words: look after my dog

Kuala Lumpur, July 19: An air stewardess who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 crashed in eastern Ukraine sent a final message to her family asking them to take care of her pet dog.

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