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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

MH17: A big commentariat oops?

The US government says that Russia did not shoot down MH17, and that it doesn't know who did.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, US News, Liberal Political News

6 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Ukraine on the brink

Ukraine is at the crossroads, its future uncertain, its ethnic faultiness dangerously exposed to the deepening turbulence in Russia-Nato relations.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia, Opinion

11 hrs ago |

Dutch prepare to fly out MH17 bodies as EU moves to punish Russia

Dutch experts on Tuesday prepared to fly out bodies recovered from downed Malaysian flight MH17, as Europe moved to punish Russia for fanning the rebellion in eastern Ukraine that it believes led to the crash.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, US Military, US Air Force, Air Accidents,

14 hrs ago | Pravda

Guilt by insinuation: How American propaganda works

Why hasn't Washington joined Russian President Putin in calling for an objective, non-politicized international investigation by experts of the case of the Malaysian jetliner? The Russian government continues to release facts, including satellite photos showing the presence of Ukrainian Buk anti-aircraft missiles in locations from which the ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

18 hrs ago | Pravda

Russian and Ukrainian tourists fight on quiet resorts

In Russia, social networks and mass media outlets actively discuss news reports about a brawl between Russian and Ukrainian tourists in a Turkish hotel.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Turkey, Middle East, Travel, Russia Travel, Kiev, Ukraine Travel, Ukraine Travel, Ukraine, Europe Travel

22 hrs ago | ABC News

Will Anyone Ever Be Held Responsible for Downed Plane?

As international investigators descend upon the crash scene of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine this week, a massive effort to bring the perpetrators to justice will get underway.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia,

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Once joined in Soviet Union, Ukraine, Russia never further apart

Over a table piled high with food and wine, a newly married husband and wife watched warily as the toasts began.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Wedding, Vladimir Putin


Ron Paul's MH17 Theories Are Crazy Even for Ron Paul

If Ron Paul never runs for president again, he can always get an anchor gig on RT.


Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Europe, World News, Ukraine, Air Accidents

Silicon Alley Insider

The Rebel Leader Whose Troops Likely Shot Down MH17 Claims That He's Retaken Parts Of Donetsk

A railway station at the forefront of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, Ukraine, was the scene of fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian separatists Monday, Reuters reports .


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Europe

The Washington Post

Joe Biden is the most interesting politician that has no chance of becoming president

The New Yorker's Evan Osnos has been working on a profile about Vice President Biden for months, and it finally published this week -- with a big focus on the vice president's role in the Ukraine crisis.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, New York, World News, Ukraine, John McCain, Education

Malaysian National News Agency

MH17: 277 Bodies Found, 251 Loaded Onto Refrigerator Cars - Ukrainian PM

KUALA LUMPUR, July 21 -- So far, 277 bodies of the MH17 crash victims have been found, said Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk Monday.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

Manawatu Evening Standard

US: Russia provided missile system

Members of the Ukrainian Emergency Ministry carry a body near the wreckage at the crash site of MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Train Disaster, Ukraine, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sun Jul 20, 2014

World News Update, what you need to know

BRITISH researchers have found a way to test drugs using samples of beating heart tissue, avoiding the need for risky human trials.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Ukraine


Rebels move MH17 air crash bodies as US...

Pro-Russian militiamen in Ukraine loaded almost 200 bodies from downed flight MH17 into refrigerated train wagons on Sunday as an outraged United States pointed the finger of blame directly at Moscow and demanded it ensure full access to the crash site for international investigators.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Europe, World News, Ukraine

Daily Kos

The most ridiculous Putin Propaganda you'll read anywhere outside of Russia via

Over the last few months I've noticed a bizarre collection of people across the political spectrum have been willingly outing themselves as shills for Russia and it's insane dictator Putin.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Ukraine

Malaysian National News Agency

MH17: Reports By Malaysian Media In Kiev Give Balance To Western Media Reports

By Yasmin Ahmad Zukiman KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- Reports by representatives from the Malaysian media in the delegation to Kiev, Ukraine, following the crash of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 there, are seen as giving balance to the reporting of the incident by the western media.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Malaysia, World News, Ukraine,

New York Daily News

The games Putin plays

Evidence that Kremlin-backed separatists in east Ukraine downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 is now so overwhelming as to rule out any other culprit, at least outside the imaginations of conspiracy theorists or professional Kremlin propagandists.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Opinion

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Malaysia Chronicle

MH17: We will get bodies home - Najib

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday promised the families and next of kin of Malaysian passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that the government would do its best to bring home their remains.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Ukraine

The Daily Star

Leadership and a downed plane

The tragic downing of flight MH17 is now a test of leadership. While some politicians have demonstrated respect for lives lost and reacted with restraint, others have sought to capitalise on tragedy to propel self-serving, national and geopolitical interests.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, World News, Ukraine


Estonian Air to continue flights to Kiev

The Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Friday that there were no Estonian citizens on board the crashed Malaysia Airline flight MH17 and Estonian Air stated that it has no plans to halt its service to Kiev, Ukraine.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Estonia, Ukraine