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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

MH17 Wreckage To Be Reassembled In Netherlands

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2014 | World

AMSTERDAM, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 recovered from its crash site in eastern Ukraine will be reassembled for an i...

Ukrainian Troops Suffer Heavy Loss In Ambush

AP | MSTYSLAV CHERNOV and PETER LEONARD | Posted 09.30.2014 | World

HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and vict...

Senate Follies Almost Derail Confirmation Of New U.S. Ambassador To Russia

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

In the midst of major political turmoil, fiery rhetoric, sanctions, violence in eastern Ukraine and the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Americ...

U.S.: Downed Ukraine Jets Part Of Russia Influenced Pattern

AP | Posted 07.23.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House cast the downing of two fighter jets in Ukraine on Wednesday as part of a pattern of Russian-backed separatists us...

Tonight We Are All Dutch

Dorian de Wind | Posted 09.23.2014 | World
Dorian de Wind

Ironically, and tragically, the Netherlands moment of victory in Russia has been wretchedly eclipsed and marred by the downing of Malaysia Flight 17 by a Russian missile reportedly with the knowledge and support of the same country that hosted those Winter Games.

The Heartbreaking Last Hours Of MH17's Victims

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 09.22.2014 | World

In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. "Mama, may I hug you?" Samira Calehr wrapped her arms ar...

U.S. Officials: No Evidence Of Direct Russian Link To Malaysia Plane Crash

AP | KEN DILANIAN | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting...

Emily Swanson

Americans Wary Of Involvement In Ukraine Conflict: Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics

Many Americans are convinced that Russia was at least partially responsible for the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 last week, a new HuffPost/You...

Honoring the HIV/AIDS Activists Killed on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Nicholas Snow | Posted 09.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

As people throughout the world mourn the passengers of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, HIV/AIDS activists are particularly heartbroken over the loss of some of the world's leading researchers in the fight against the disease, who were on their way to the World AIDS Conference in Melbourne. I dedicated a recent episode of Nicholas Snow Live to the memory of those lost.

Remembering My Friends Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren, Lost on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

Han Nefkens | Posted 09.20.2014 | World
Han Nefkens

Joep and Jacqueline are gone, but what they've left behind isn't just the long list of projects and activities they fostered. It's also the warmth and love that we, their friends and family, received from them, and that lives on in us. And that is an enormous consolation at this time of bewilderment and grief.

The Dangers of Flying Over War Zones

John Nicholson | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics
John Nicholson

There are certainly plenty of other hotspots and danger zones across the globe through which flights have passed daily for years without incident. This is due to several known factors.

When Will They Ever Learn...

David Sable | Posted 09.20.2014 | Media
David Sable

Have you ever heard of Arthur... Artie Moore? Today he would be the top social blogger of our time, bar none.

Obama: What Are Russian Separatists Trying To Hide At Malaysian Plane Crash Site?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke Monday on the investigation into the Malaysian airliner crash in Ukraine, saying Russian-backed separatists are blocking ...

MH17 And The Long Term Costs Of Russia's Ukraine Incursion

Mark Galeotti | Posted 09.19.2014 | World
Mark Galeotti

Courtesy of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Putin is now coming to terms with the blowback from his Ukrainian adventure, a hybrid non-linear political-military campaign fought largely through local proxies, and this is something that will dog him for as long as he is in power.

Ukraine Accuses Russia Of Destroying Evidence At Crash Site

Reuters | Posted 09.18.2014 | World

By Anton Zverev and Peter Graff HRABOVE/DONETSK, Ukraine, July 19 (Reuters) - Ukraine accused Russia and pro-Moscow rebels on Saturda...

Malaysia Airlines Victims' Photos Surface As World Mourns

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.19.2014 | World

All 298 passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 died after the plane exploded high over eastern Ukraine on Thursday. U.S. officials belie...

Obama Remembers AIDS Researchers Who Died In Malaysia Airlines Crash

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 07.18.2014 | Politics

In a statement delivered from the White House on Friday, President Barack Obama eulogized the AIDS researchers and advocates who were aboard Malaysia ...

Malaysia Airlines Crash May Become Seventh Deadliest Disaster In Aviation History

Patrick Smith | Posted 09.17.2014 | World
Patrick Smith

This is not the first time a civilian jetliner has been shot down -- accidentally or otherwise. There have been several such incidents over the years.

UN Security Council Sets Urgent Meeting On Ukraine

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 09.16.2014 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Friday morning on Ukraine. Britain's U.N. Mission said Thursday it r...