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CNN calls for release of journalist in Ukraine

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CNN said Thursday a Ukrainian journalist working for the US news channel had been abducted this week by pro-Russian separatists, and appealed for his release.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Ukraine prime minister resigns over coalition break up

Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk AP file photo

Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Thursday resigned in protest at the disbanding of the ruling parliamentary coalition.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Planes with Malaysia Airlines bodies leave Ukraine

Shoppers take a photo next to prayer notes for passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, July 24, 2014. The crash of the Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine a week ago killed all 298 people. AP

Two military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster departed for the Netherlands Thursday, while Australian and Dutch diplomats joined to promote a plan for a U.N. team to secure the crash scene which has been controlled by pro-Russian rebels.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

More MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander, second left, Queen Maxima, third left, and Prime Minister Mark Rutte, third right, observe a minute of silence during a ceremony to mark the return of the first bodies of passengers and crew killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 from Ukraine at Eindhoven military air base, in Eindhoven, Netherlands, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.  AP PHOTO/PHIL NIJHUIS

Planes carrying more bodies recovered from the MH17 crash site in Ukraine were flown to the Netherlands on Thursday, a day after the first of the 298 dead arrived.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Thousands of white-clad Amsterdammers march for MH17

People wearing white clothes hold balloons during a silent march in memory of the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, on July 23, 2014 in Amsterdam. The first bodies from flight MH17 arrived in the Netherlands on Wednesday almost a week after it was shot down over Ukraine.  AFP PHOTO/JOHN THYS

Thousands of people in Amsterdam dressed in white marched solemnly along the city’s canals on Wednesday in memory of the 298 people who died aboard flight MH17, most of them Dutch.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »