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Why Russia Opposed the MH17 Tribunal

Georgy Bovt | Posted 07.22.2016 | World
Georgy Bovt

MOSCOW -- The vast majority of Russians view the incident as an "episode of war," as "collateral damage" roughly equivalent to the Ukrainian forces' indiscriminate shelling of civilians in the Donbass -- a crime of which state-controlled television constantly reminds them.

What Malaysian-based Airlines Should Do to Respond to the Third Air Disaster in a Year

Ira Kalb | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

Airlines based in Malaysia are having a disastrous year. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370 mysteriously disappeared in early March of 2014. What happened to that flight is still a mystery since no wreckage has been found.

If It Looks Like A War Crime And Feels Like A War Crime, Is It A War Crime?

The Huffington Post | Michael Maisel | Posted 08.11.2014 | World

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused the militant group Hamas this month of committing a "double war crime" for targeting Israeli civilia...

Who'll Come First, Internet Jesus or Cyber Adolf?

Jim Treacy | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics
Jim Treacy

Conditions are rife for a global revolution, with channels to drive one ever strengthening. All that's missing is a charismatic leader to pull the strings. History imparts that person will arrive. Pray for goodness because it could be evil.

New Cold War on the UN Stage and Closing Curtain on 'We the People'

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 09.23.2014 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

The UN is as much stage as platform for diplomatic exchange, and the Kremlin is no longer so keen on keeping the curtain up.

MH17 Parents: 'We Live In A Hell Beyond Hell'

Posted 07.24.2014 | World

Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris, who lost their three children and Norris' father when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukrain...

Ukraine Rebel Leader Admits Fighters Did Have BUK Missile

Reuters | Posted 09.22.2014 | World

By Anton Zverev DONETSK, Ukraine, July 23 (Reuters) - A powerful Ukrainian rebel leader has confirmed that pro-Russian separatists had an anti-airc...

How the Downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 Could Play Out in Court

Dr. Tai-Heng Cheng | Posted 09.21.2014 | World
Dr. Tai-Heng Cheng

Although the International Court of Justice could take years to decide if Russia or Ukraine bear responsibility for the missile attack, bringing ICJ litigation could exert pressure on those countries to provide reparations to the victims' families and to take measures to ensure that such missile attacks are not repeated.

International Investigators Inspect Bodies

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2014 | World

By Anton Zverev DONETSK, Ukraine, July 21 (Reuters) - Fighting broke out near the railway station at the heart of the rebel stronghold...

U.S. Presses Case Against Russia On Downed Jet

Reuters | Anton Zverev and Matt Spetalnick | Posted 07.21.2014 | World

By Anton Zverev and Matt Spetalnick HRABOVE, Ukraine/WASHINGTON, July 21 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry laid out what he called ove...

Rebel Tweets Black Boxes Are In Donetsk

Reuters | Posted 09.19.2014 | World

KIEV, July 20 (Reuters) - A pro-Russian rebel who calls himself "Novorossiya", or New Russia, on Twitter tweeted on Sunday that the black boxes belo...

Malaysian Airliner Shot Down, FedEx Charged Over Drug Shipments (VIDEO)

Dan McDermott | Posted 09.18.2014 | Media
Dan McDermott

We discussed the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines flight 17, the Russian-made Buk-M1 2 Missile System and the criminal charges against FedEx on The Weekend Show with Kenny Shelton Saturday July 19, 2014 on The Virginia Talk Radio Network.

Ukraine Accuses Rebels Of Destroying Evidence

Reuters | Anton Zverev | Posted 07.19.2014 | World

* Ukraine says rebels hamper access to crash site * Rebels say Kiev dragging its feet, black boxes not found * Ukraine says experienced Russian ...

Why the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Tragedy Will Not Keep Me From Traveling

Katka Lapelosová | Posted 09.17.2014 | Travel
Katka Lapelosová

It's never easy to cope with the death of 295 innocents, let alone the thousands upon millions that have already been lost to politically-charged conflict. What we can do as travelers, is what we do best -- travel.

Report: Second Black Box Of MH17 Found In Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2014 | World

HRABOVE, Ukraine, July 18 (Reuters) - Rescue workers recovered a second flight recorder on Friday from the Malaysian airliner brought down in easter...

U.S. Officials: Malaysia Airlines Jet Shot Down Over Ukraine

The Huffington Post | Benjamin Hart | Posted 07.18.2014 | World

A passenger plane carrying 298 people aboard that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday was shot down, U.S. officials told multiple news outlets. All...