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33 min ago | The Straits Times

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Blasts heard close to site in Ukraine after experts reach

An Emergencies Ministry member walks at the site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region on July 17, 2014.

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2 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Jewish World, 1:21 PMHolland: Two Arrested for Chanting 'Death to the Jews'

Dutch police have arrested two people for allegedly chanting "Death to the Jews" at a pro-Palestinian demonstration, the public prosecutor's office said on Thursday.

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3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Dutch arrest two for 'anti-Semitic chants' at Gaza demo

Dutch police have arrested two people for allegedly chanting "Death to the Jews" at a pro-Palestinian demonstration, the public prosecutor's office said on Thursday.

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5 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Najib Flies In To Netherlands For Discussions Over MAS Flight MH17 Disaster

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived in the Netherlands Thursday for a two-day tight working visit over the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in Ukraine.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

CNN

Echoes of a Cold War

There are echoes of the Cold War as pro-Russian rebels battle Ukrainian government forces in the nation's east.

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JD Journal

Law Firm Paydays to be Massive in Yukos Case

The $50 billion Yukos arbitration award from the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague is the largest handed out by the court, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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Dear Kitty

'Dutch secret service, stop cover-up about war criminal'

It is unlikely that the AIVD [GISS] Dutch intelligence service have only one document about the failed coup against Indonesian president Sukarno in 1950.

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Reuters

Trial over Malaysian plane crash not likely at ICC: Dutch

The Netherlands or Malaysia are likely to try those responsible for the downing in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, not the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the Dutch said on Wednesday.

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Foreign Policy

Venzueula's Latest Victory Is... Saving a Suspected Drug Lord?

Within the pantheon of Latin American political archetypes, few figures are as reviled as the intelligence cheif, whose cowled outline is often found nestled beside populist strongmen and tin pot dictators alike.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

The Outburst of Dutch Anti-Semitism and Anti-Israelism

The best way to make an interim assessment of the major aspects of the recent outburst of anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism in Europe is by focusing on a single country.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

CNN

7 reasons to visit The Hague

The Mauritshuis museum reopened to the public in June 2014 after two years of renovations.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Official: Venezuela tried to pressure Aruba

Aruba's top prosecutor said Tuesday that Venezuela ratcheted up various types of pressure against the Dutch Caribbean island and the Netherlands in recent days to try to win the release of a powerful former general wanted on U.S. drug-trafficking charges.

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The Globe and Mail

Nevzlin not likely to back down in Yukos fight with Russia

Leonid Nevzlin, the exiled partner of Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, pictured in background, speaks after a news conference in this photo taken in Tel Aviv, Israel, Tuesday, May 31, 2005.

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Weekday Magazine

Prosecutor Brings Criminal Charges Against Former Georgian President

The Georgian Prosecutor-General's Office announced on July 28 that criminal charges have been filed against ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili and four other former senior officials.

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News24

.com | Dutch PM asks fighting to cease near crash site

Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.

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Northern Territory News

Identifying victims 'will take months'

International protocols ... members of the Dutch and Australian forensic investigating teams in Donetsk, before leaving for the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Malaysia Chronicle

Noose Tightens on Culprits: MH17 countries to form joint prosecution team, criminal charges mulled

Ukraine and 11 countries that lost citizens in downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 agreed yesterday to set up a joint team of prosecutors to examine possible criminal charges, a statement said.

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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.

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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.

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Iol.co.za

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.

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