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  • Tracing a Perilous Route to MH17 Crash Site

    Tracing a Perilous Route to MH17 Crash Site

    With hazards including blown-up railway bridges and unexploded shells and mines, the route chosen by international investigators to reach the MH17 crash site on Thursday was fraught with risks.

  • Blasts as Experts Finally Reach MH17 Crash Site in Ukraine

    Blasts as Experts Finally Reach MH17 Crash Site in Ukraine

    Explosions rang out near the crash site of downed flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on Thursday as international investigators arrived for the first time in nearly a week after Kiev announced a surprise one-day halt to its offensive against rebels.

  • Ukraine Announces Halt to Offensive Over MH17 Probe

    Ukraine Announces Halt to Offensive Over MH17 Probe

    Kiev on Thursday announced a day-long halt to its deadly offensive to oust pro-Russian rebels in east Ukraine after fighting had stalled efforts by international investigators to kickstart a probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

  • Australia Says MH370 Survey Ships Making Progress

    Australia Says MH370 Survey Ships Making Progress

    Two ships surveying the sea floor where Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is thought to have crashed are making steady progress with a deep-water search to get underway in September, Australian authorities said Thursday.

  • Dutch, Australian Experts Attempt to Reach Ukraine Crash Site

    Dutch, Australian Experts Attempt to Reach Ukraine Crash Site

    Experts from the Netherlands and Australia tried on Thursday to reach the crash site in eastern Ukraine of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 after several failed attempts this week.

  • Moscow Fights Back After Sanctions; Battle Rages Near Ukraine Crash Site

    Moscow Fights Back After Sanctions; Battle Rages Near Ukraine Crash Site

    Russia fought back on Wednesday over new U.S. and EU sanctions imposed over Ukraine, where fighting between Moscow-backed rebels and government troops has intensified since a Malaysian airliner was shot down.

  • Some MH17 Victims May 'Never be Found': Police

    Some MH17 Victims May 'Never be Found': Police

    All remains of the 298 people who died on downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in rebel-held east Ukraine may never be recovered, Dutch police chief Gerard Bouman said on Monday.

  • Ukraine Claims More Territory as Fight Intensifies With Rebels

    Ukraine Claims More Territory as Fight Intensifies With Rebels

    Ukraine said on Monday its troops had wrested more territory from pro-Russian rebels, advancing towards the site where Malaysian flight MH17 was brought down, which international investigators said they could not reach because of the fighting.

  • MH17 Black Boxes Show Crash Caused by Rocket Shrapnel: Kiev

    MH17 Black Boxes Show Crash Caused by Rocket Shrapnel: Kiev

    Black boxes recovered from downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in rebel-held east Ukraine show shrapnel from a rocket explosion caused the passenger jet to crash.

  • Malaysia Airlines Mulling Name Change to Boost Reputation: Report

    Malaysia Airlines Mulling Name Change to Boost Reputation: Report

    Reeling under the pressure of two catastrophic aviation tragedies, Malaysia Airlines is mulling a name change and restructuring of routes in a bid to repair its reputation, a media report has said.

  • MH17 Investigators Turn Back After 'Explosions': Dutch

    MH17 Investigators Turn Back After 'Explosions': Dutch

    Dutch and Australian forensic investigators on their way to the MH17 crash site turned back on Monday, after "explosions" in the area, a spokeswoman in The Hague said.

  • Downing of Flight MH17 'May Amount to a War Crime': UN

    Downing of Flight MH17 'May Amount to a War Crime': UN

    The downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 "may amount to a war crime", the UN said Monday, adding that fighting in east Ukraine has claimed over 1,100 lives with both government and rebel forces using heavy weaponry in built-up areas.

  • Russia Says Hopeful Malaysia Jet Crash Investigation Will be Objective

    Russia Says Hopeful Malaysia Jet Crash Investigation Will be Objective

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday Moscow was hopeful an investigation into a downed airliner over eastern Ukraine would be objective and respect a presumption of innocence.

  • Malaysia Airlines Crew Reel After Disasters

    Malaysia Airlines Crew Reel After Disasters

    Jonathan Takom has been a Malaysia Airlines steward for 16 worry-free years, but after the carrier's loss of two planes and nearly 30 crew, when he touches down these days his anxious family calls to check he's safe.

  • Malaysia Marks Grim Eid After MH17 Crash

    Malaysia Marks Grim Eid After MH17 Crash

    Malaysia on Monday marked a solemn Eid al-Fitr, Islam's biggest festival, as families of those aboard downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 mourned the dead.

  • Troops Move on Crash Site in Ukraine, Foiling Deal

    Troops Move on Crash Site in Ukraine, Foiling Deal

    Just hours after the Malaysian government reached an agreement with Ukrainian separatists Sunday over access to the crash site of a Malaysian airliner shot down in rebel territory, the Ukrainian military launched an operation to recapture the debris ...

  • Australia Says Chance of MH17 Site Visit Not Good

    Australia Says Chance of MH17 Site Visit Not Good

    The chances of Dutch and Australian police reaching the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are not good, and the effort could take days, a senior Australian official said Monday.

  • Fighting Intensifies Near MH17 Disaster Site

    Fighting Intensifies Near MH17 Disaster Site

    Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters on Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.

  • Fighting Complicates MH17 Crash Probe, US, European Union Prepare Russia Sanctions

    Fighting Complicates MH17 Crash Probe, US, European Union Prepare Russia Sanctions

    Fierce fighting in eastern Ukraine where a Malaysian airliner was downed further complicated an investigation on Sunday as Europe and the United States prepared economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict.

  • Military Mission to MH17 Crash Site 'Unrealistic': Dutch PM

    Military Mission to MH17 Crash Site 'Unrealistic': Dutch PM

    An international military mission to secure the MH17 crash site in rebel-held Ukraine is currently "unrealistic," Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Sunday.

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