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36 min ago | The Jewish Journal

Sole Israeli national on downed Malaysian airliner was son of evangelical Christian

Ithamar Avnon, the sole Israeli national aboard the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, pictured in Jerusalem in 2008.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Europe, Australia, Wedding,

4 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Forensic Team Unable To Reach MH17 Debris Field

Pro-Russian militants block the road behind Dutch and Australian forensic teams on their way to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on July 28, 2014 in Donetsk.


Related Topix: World News

8 hrs ago |

Netherlands despairs for MH17 justice

The convoy of hearses with the remains of the victims of Malaysia Airlines MH17 downed over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, drives past international flags as it leaves Eindhoven airport to a military base in Hilversum, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Vladimir Putin, Belgium,

9 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Rebels claim Kiev now control part of MH17 site

Ukraine's army on Monday seized control of part of the vast site where Malaysian airliner MH17 crashed, insurgents said, as the United Nations announced the downing of the plane could constitute a war crime.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Air Accidents

14 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell

Singer Ildebrando D'Arcangelo as Don Giovanni performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Mozart's opera "Don Giovanni" in Salzburg, Austria, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Vladimir Putin

18 hrs ago |

Hague Court; Russia Did Steal Yukos And Must Pay $50 Billion Damages

We've now got the arbitration decision in the Yukos case from the court in The Hague* and the essential finding is that Russia did in fact steal Yukos from its rightful owners, the shareholders of the company, and must pay $50 billion damages as a result.


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

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Radio Netherlands Wereldomroep

Radio Netherlands Worldwide

In the Yucatn Peninsula in Mexico, there's a place which welcomes gay Indians who have AIDS.


Related Topix: Laurent Gbagbo, World News


Hague court to order Russia to pay $50 billion in Yukos case: report

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague will on Monday announce that Russia must pay $50 billion to former shareholders of the defunct oil company Yukos, Russian business daily Kommersant reported on its website, citing unnamed sources.


Related Topix: World News

Malaysia Chronicle

MH17: Najib to head to Netherlands to discuss crash

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak will leave for the Netherlands on Wednesday, to discuss the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in Ukraine.


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USA Today

Police visit to Malaysia Airlines debris field canceled

Data downloaded from a black box retrieved from the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 are consistent with a missile attack, national news media are reporting, citing a European air safety official.


Related Topix: Explosion, World News, Malaysia,


Dutch, Australian police scrap MH17 site...

Dutch and Australian police who were planning to head to the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17 on Sunday have had to scrap their trip over security concerns, an OSCE spokesman said.


Related Topix: World News

Vancouver Sun

Family of brothers killed on Flight 17 unhappy at care provided to next of kin since disaster

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday, saying it has offered them no professional grief counselling in more than a week and refused to organize a flight home to Houston for the boys' grandmother.


Related Topix: World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Star Online

Last batch of body bags reaches the Netherlands

Respect for the departed: A motorcade leading a column of funeral hearses near Waardenburg after leaving the Dutch Eindhoven airbase to Hilversum on the third day of transfer of the bodies of the Dutch victims of MH17.


Related Topix: World News, Southeast Asia, Malaysia

Windsor Beacon

Dutch: 1st victim identified from Flight 17

People watch as the convoy of hearses arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusdenkazerne in Hilversum on July 26, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777,

Minister: Flights between Aruba, Venezuela resume

ORANJESTAD, Aruba Flights between Venezuela and Aruba resumed Saturday, ending a brief suspension by the South American country to protest the arrest of its designated counsel to the island territory, the highest-ranking Venezuelan official ever detained on a U.S. warrant.


Related Topix: Aruba, Central America, World News, Europe, Drugs

Sydney Morning Herald

Fatima's parents arrive at MH17 site

An Australian couple who lost their daughter in downed Malaysia Airlines flight 17 has visited the crash site in rebel-held east Ukraine, the first relatives of victims to arrive at the scene.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia,


Parents of MH17 passenger visit crash site

A woman has apparently posted pictures of herself on social media with mascara looted from the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crash site.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777


Bishop may return to Kiev to finalise deal

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is expected to be at Eindhoven Airport in the Netherlands to meet the final flights carrying the bodies of the MH17 victims transported from the crash site in eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Dutch Jews seek ban on rallies featuring hate speech

Following repeated calls to kill Jews in protest rallies in The Hague, representatives of the Dutch Jewish community urged local authorities to crack down on anti-Semitic incitement.


Related Topix: World News

Sydney Morning Herald

Australia risks inflaming Ukraine conflict by sending armed police to MH17 site: analysts

Prime Minister Tony Abbott's plan to deploy armed police to the MH17 crash site risks increasing tension in the Ukrainian territory held by Russian-backed rebels, according to international political analysts.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine,