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3 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

ICC: Gadhafi-era spy chief can be tried in Libya

Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court have upheld a decision that allows Libyan authorities to put on trial a former intelligence chief from Moammar Gadhafi's era.

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8 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

Things to know about Russia and sanctions

The United States and its allies are angrier at Russia now over Ukraine, but will they do anything more about it -- especially Europe? In solemn procession, wooden caskets carrying the remains of those killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine -- the majority of the dead were Dutch citizens -- have been arriving in ... (more)

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12 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Venezuela says ex-intelligence head arrested in Aruba

Venezuela's former military intelligence chief, accused of involvement in drug trafficking by the United States, was arrested on a Caribbean island while on diplomatic business, the South American country said in a sternly worded statement on Thursday.

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16 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

Planes with Ukraine bodies arrive in Netherlands

Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursday, while Australian and Dutch diplomats joined to promote a plan for a U.N. team to secure the crash site which has been controlled by pro-Russian rebels.

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16 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

World unrest raises travel tension

The shooting down of a commercial flight over Ukraine and a rocket strike near Israel's gateway international airport have made people keenly aware of the risks of flying through conflict zones.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Malaysia, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Travel

20 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster, experts say

The wreckage scene is compromised, key evidence may have disappeared altogether and political complexities could block an international court from hearing the case.

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

22 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

All toxic chemicals removed from Syria now at destruction sites: OPCW

All the toxic chemicals removed from Syria under a deal with the Syrian government to destroy its chemical weapons stockpile have been delivered to destruction facilities outside the country, the global chemical weapons watchdog said on Thursday.

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Yesterday | KITV-TV

Dutch pay respects to MH17 victims

A lone bugler sounding the traditional military farewell "Last Post" marked the arrival Wednesday in the Netherlands of the first dead from the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The grieving nation then held a moment of silence to honor those killed in the crash of the jetliner, downed last week by a suspected surface-to-air missile over ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KMBC-TV

MH17: What happens to victims' bodies next?

In all, 298 passengers and crew -- among them dozens of children -- were killed when the packed Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 they were on crashed in eastern Ukraine last Thursday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Malaysia,

CBC News

Andrei Anghel's family told not to got to Netherlands until MH17 victims ID'd

Andrei Anghel, 24, is pictured with his sister Lexi in a family photo. Anghel, a medical student, was among the 298 people killed when a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed over Ukraine.

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ITworld

Dutch spy agencies can receive NSA data, court rules

Dutch intelligence services can receive bulk data that might have been obtained by the U.S. National Security Agency through mass data interception programs, even though collecting data that way is illegal for the Dutch services, the Hague District Court ruled Wednesday.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Netherlands Mourns As Crash Victims' Bodies Arrive

A convoy of funeral hearses carrying coffins containing the remains of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, drives from the Eindhoven Airbase to Hilversum on July 23, 2014.

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The Age

Solemn: MH17 bodies land in the Netherlands

Dutch military men carry coffins containing the bodies of MH17 victims during a ceremony at Eindhoven Airbase after a Hercules transport plane landed from Ukraine.

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On An Overgrown Path

For the Netherlands

July 23rd is a day of mourning in the Netherlands for the victims of the Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy.

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The Age

Evie, Mo and Otis Maslin and their grandfather Nick were killed on MH17.

The parents of three West Australian children who were killed with their grandfather in the MH17 tragedy have released a statement addressed to "the Ukraine, the politicians, the media, our friends and family".

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Al Jazeera

Netherlands prepares to receive MH17 victims

Wooden coffins were being brought out on the tarmac of a Ukrainian airport as the first plane carrying corpses recovered from the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17 readied to leave for the Netherlands.

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ABS-CBN News

Netherlands declares national day of mourning for MH17 victims

Relatives, friends and sympathizers leave flowers and messages at the entrance of the Departure 3 of the Schiphol Airport where the ill-fated MH17 took off.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

BBC News

MH17 remains 'still at crash site'

The search for victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine must go on as only about 200 bodies appear to have been found so far, Dutch officials say.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Air Accidents

CBS News

Dutch declare day of national mourning for plane crash victims

The Dutch government has declared Wednesday a day of national mourning as the country prepares for the arrival of the first bodies of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 .

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The Baltimore Sun

Dutch prepare to mourn as task of identifying bodies begins

The remains of the victims of last week's downing of a Malaysian airliner will begin to arrive in the Netherlands on Wednesday, but the intricate and harrowing process of giving names to the bodies could take weeks or months, Dutch officials said.

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