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MH17 Black Boxes To Go To UK For Analysis

July 22, 2014

Flight data recorders from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 will be sent to a lab in the United Kingdom, Malaysia's deputy transport minister said.
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Afghanistan Concerned About Airspace Safety

July 22, 2014

As flying over conflict zones comes under scrutiny following the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine, Afghanistan, one of the world's most dangerous places, is worried airlines might once again opt to avoid its airspace.
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Ukraine War Crimes Trials Closer After ICRC Assessment

July 22, 2014

The Red Cross has made a confidential legal assessment that Ukraine is officially in a war, Western diplomats and officials say, opening the door to possible war crimes prosecutions, including over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.
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PM Abbott: Cover-Up Underway At MH17 Crash Site

July 22, 2014

Evidence at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines MH17 has been tampered with on an industrial scale as part of an apparent cover-up attempt, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Tuesday.
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MAS Restructuring Plan Could Be Unveiled In August

July 22, 2014

A plan to restructure Malaysia Airlines could be announced as early as the end of August after the downing of MH17 in Ukraine, in the second disaster to hit the carrier this year.
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Malaysia Worked Quietly To Secure Bodies, Black Boxes

July 22, 2014

As Western leaders increasingly pointed the finger of blame at pro-Russian separatists, and Moscow itself, over the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, the Malaysian government said little.
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Lufthansa Joins Calls For MH17 Airline Summit

July 21, 2014

Lufthansa joined Emirates in calling for an airline summit to discuss the industry's response to the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine, saying international security protocols should be reviewed.
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Bodies, Black Boxes From MH17 Handed Over

July 21, 2014

The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were being taken to the Netherlands on Tuesday as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over the plane's black boxes to Malaysian experts.
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Fighting Flares In Ukraine As Crash Investigators Arrive

July 21, 2014

Fighting flared in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Monday as investigators began to inspect the bodies of victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.
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Malaysia Air To Provide USD$5,000 To MH17 Families

July 21, 2014

Malaysia Airlines said it will provide USD$5,000 to each family of passengers of downed flight MH17, the airline said on Monday.
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US Presses Case Against Russia As Horror Deepens

July 20, 2014

US Secretary of State John Kerry laid out what he called overwhelming evidence of Russian complicity in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as international horror deepened over the fate of the victims' remains.
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Ukraine Has 'Compelling Evidence' Of Russian Role

July 20, 2014

Ukraine said it has "compelling evidence" Russia played a defining role in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 by providing the rebels with missile systems and a crew, the country's counter intelligence chief said.
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