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3 hrs ago | Newsday
The Malaysian Airlines crash in east Ukraine, which killed 298 people, is a "defining moment" for Moscow, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday.
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7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
A senior Russian officer has claimed that a Ukrainian military jet was flying just a few kilometres from the Malaysian Airlines plane minutes before it was downed, while also refuting allegations that it had provided separatists with BUK missile launchers.
11 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A part of the wreckage of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane is seen after it crashed near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region, July 17, 2014.
15 hrs ago | St.Petersburg Times
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."
20 hrs ago | Sunday Herald
DAVID CAMERON has warned Vladimir Putin "the world is watching" in a phone call urging the Russian leader to ensure investigators get access to the wreckage from the Malaysia Airlines disaster.
When it comes to Wikipedia, the Russian government's computers are busy bees. Over the past ten years, IP addresses belonging to various Russian state agencies are responsible for almost 7,000 anonymous edits to articles on Wikipedia's Russian-language website.
Investigators have been met with challenging circumstances at the scene of last week's downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Unraveling and determining liability in the incident - let alone achieving Liability issues unanswered in Malaysia Flight 17 crash Investigators have been met with challenging circumstances at the scene of last week's ... (more)
A pro-Russian separatist stands near a body at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region July 19, 2014.
In retaliation for the US banning a member of their parliament, Russia today announced the banning of one Congressman due to alleged financial impropriety, and 12 Americans related in some way to Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib, due to alleged human rights violations.
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The Buk that brought down MH17 is the high-tech equivalent of the ubiquitous AK-47.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed in eastern Ukraine, Thursday, July 17, 2014, en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.
A pro-Russian separatist looks at wreckage from the nose section of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane which was downed near the village of Rozsypne, in the Donetsk region July 18, 2014.
U.S. officials said on July 18 that they were unsure if the BUK surface-to-air missile system suspected of shooting down a Malaysian Air flight on July 17 was transported over the border from Russia, or a Ukrainian system captured by pro-Russian separatists.
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ARMENIAN BUSINESSMAN RECEIVES NECESSARY INSULIN 11:07, 18.07.2014 Russian-Armenian businessman and benefactor Levon Hayrapetyan, who was detained on Tuesday and subsequently arrested in Moscow, is in satisfactory health condition.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:12 pm
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