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In the tragic MH17 crash on Thursday, 193 Dutch victims were killed. The bodies, however, remain in the hands of the Ukrainian rebels.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

DNA India

Barack Obama seeks increased NATO spending

President Barack Obama and his Polish counterpart Bronislaw Komorowski spoke yesterday about "the importance of raising defense spending" by NATO's European members, the White House said, in a statement calling for "trans-Atlantic solidarity."

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Related Topix: World News, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The Baltimore Sun

Russia challenges accusations that Ukraine rebels shot down airliner

Russia's Defence Ministry on Monday challenged U.S. and Ukrainian accusations that pro-Russian separatists were responsible for shooting down a Malaysian airliner and said Ukrainian warplanes had flown close to the aircraft.

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Related Topix: World News, US Military, US Air Force

The Baltimore Sun

Romania's Basescu slams EU for soft Putin stance

Romania's President Traian Basescu on Monday accused the European Union of being weak and too slow in imposing sanctions on Russia to deter it from encroaching further into Europe after its annexation of Ukraine's Crimea.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Romania, Traian Basescu, Russia, Asia,

The Baltimore Sun

Kosovo expects findings of organ stealing investigation next week

An EU-appointed task force will release its findings next week after an investigation into allegations that Kosovo Albanian guerrillas took body organs from Serb captives during the 1998-99 war, Kosovo's justice ministry said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Europe, Kosovo, World News, Hashim Thaci

Cybercast News Service

Mass Rallies Held For Gaza, But Much Larger Death Toll in Syria IgnoredCNS

As hundreds of thousands of people held pro-Palestinian rallies in cities around the world over the weekend, the death toll in Syria continued to mount, with relatively little attention.

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Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Israel, Palestinian Territories

DefenceTalk News

Eurofighter and NETMA Sign Storm Shadow Integration Contract

FARNBOROUGH, UK : Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH today confirmed that NETMA, the NATO Eurofighter and Tornado Management Agency, has placed an order with it to integrate the Storm Shadow long range attack missile onto the Eurofighter Typhoon.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft, Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Jul 20, 2014

St.Petersburg Times

Ordinary Russians Will Suffer in Putin's New Cold War

More than a century ago the writer Anton Chekhov said, "If in the first act you have hung a pistol on the wall, then in the following act it should be fired."

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Terrorism

Stars and Stripes

Eyes on Ukraine, Poland presses for more support from NATO

Paratroopers from the U.S., Canadian and Polish armies prepare for an airborne training exercise May 19, 2014, at a training area near Drawsko-Pomorskie, Poland.

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Related Topix: World News, Poland,

Wall Street Journal

Air-Defense Intelligence Deepens Mystery

Flight 17 that rebels in the east of the country possessed sophisticated air-defense systems capable of felling a jetliner at altitudes in excess of where the The disclosure deepens the mystery of why Ukrainian aviation officials failed to entirely close off the airspace in the Donetsk region, where the jet was flying went it was shot down, killing ... (more)

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WHAS11

Prayers across Netherlands for Ukraine crash dead

Worshippers at church services across the Netherlands prayed Sunday for the victims of the Ukraine air disaster and their next of kin, as anger built over the separatist rebels' hindering of the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The chairman of the Dutch Bishops Conference, Cardinal Wim Eijk, called on church-goers to ... (more)

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Daily World

Will Putin give in as pressure mounts over jetliner?

While international condemnation of Russian President Vladimir Putin is likely to increase after a Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down this week, it's unclear whether such pressures will be enough to cause the leader to abandon his campaign of meddling in eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Malaysia, George Bush, W.

Channelnewsasia.com

Protest at Greek NATO base over destruction of Syrian chemicals

Hundreds of campaigners closed a road to a NATO naval base in Greece, protesting against the destruction of Syrian chemical weapons in the region.

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Related Topix: World News, Boat Disaster

WBKO-TV Bowling Green

Two Congressmen Talk Foreign-Related Issues

If that's proof of continuing political unrest in Ukraine, American politicians say more needs to be done to stop it.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

Putin - cornered like never before,' experts sayPutin - cornered like ...

Putin 'cornered like never before,' experts say International opinion might force changes in Russian leader Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1rsvSwS Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a celebration outside Moscow on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Malaysia, George Bush, W.

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Star Online

Drone strike kills 11 militants in northwest Pakistan

A U.S. drone strike in volatile northwestern Pakistan killed 11 militants on Saturday, a Taliban commander and security officials said, as Pakistani security forces press ahead with an offensive in a Taliban stronghold near the Afghan border.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Examiner.com

Merkel and Germany: The weakest link

Senator Jack Reed says he believes the U.S.'s NATO allies could put more resources on the table to send a signal to Russia that military options are available in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, World News, Angela Merkel

Yahoo!

Protest at Greek NATO base over destruction of Syrian chemicals

Hundreds of campaigners closed a road to a NATO naval base in Greece on Saturday, protesting against the destruction of Syrian chemical weapons in the region.

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Related Topix: World News, Boat Disaster

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Markos Kounalakis: Russia is now clearly a state sponsor of terror

The collective gasp heard around the world after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is a recognition that what just happened is different.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Prison, World News, Terrorism, Opinion

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc

In this photo taken on Monday, July 14, 2014, a woman passes by posters that express Polish opposition to Russia, in Warsaw, Poland.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Germany

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