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# mh17 - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

US intelligence say MH17 shootdown may have been a 'mistake'

They added that it was still unclear “who pulled the trigger”.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock

'From time to time, we screw up': Sky News reporter on picking up MH17 luggage

Colin Brazier has publicly apologised for the incident.

Separatists hand over MH17 black boxes, but Australia says there is a "cover-up"

Malaysia Airlines also faced a backlash after one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria.

# mh17 - Monday 21 July, 2014

Remains of MH17 victims to be handed over to Dutch authorities

A deal was reportedly also reached today with Ukrainian separatists over the recovery of the flight’s black boxes.

Opinion: 'It's a terrible blow to Aids research – and not the first time lives have been needlessly lost' HIV

Opinion: 'It's a terrible blow to Aids research – and not the first time lives have been needlessly lost'

More research into Aids would help to protect the most vulnerable groups in society and also honour those who have died.

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

Books of condolence opened in Dublin for Malaysia Airlines flight victims

Flowers and other tributes have been left outside the Dutch Embassy where one of the books was opened today.

Bereaved dad writes heartbreaking letter to "murderers of my loved and only child"

Hans de Boort lost his daughter Elsemiek (17) in the Malaysia Airlines incident.

From The Daily Edge The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match Backlash

The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match

A pro-Russian character appeared to refer to the disaster in which 298 people died.

Australia hits out at "shambolic" MH17 response

Tony Abbott called the downing of the plane “a crime”.

# mh17 - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about Rory McIlroy, Gaza, and the fate of MH17 victims.

Sky News apologises after reporter rifled through luggage of MH17 passenger

“We shouldn’t really be doing this,” reporter Colin Brazier said on air.

All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels

The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.

# mh17 - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about MH17, Gaza, and selfies…

Rebels are 'blocking investigators' from MH17 crash site

The Ukrainin government said rebels were blocking Ukrainian investigators from accessing the site

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers

Plus: At what age do people begin to feel most confident about their looks?

President Higgins has written to Dutch king to express sympathies after MH17

President Higgins said he was “greatly saddened” by the loss of 298 lives.

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster

Edel Mahady’s family said she would not want time wasted hating those responsible for her death.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s finally the weekend – and here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Saturday.

# mh17 - Friday 18 July, 2014

Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash

298 passengers were on board the plane.

Timeline: Here's everything we know so far about the flight MH17 crash

A run-through of events surrounding the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane yesterday.

Why were commercial planes still flying over Ukraine?

Malaysia’s Transport Minister says flight path was deemed secure by international air authorities, but other airlines were bypassing it for months.

UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17

It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.

Obama: 'Evidence suggests MH17 shot down by missile that came from rebel territory'

The US President added that more sanctions could be imposed on Russia

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash

They were on their way to a global conference in Australia.

This dramatic radar image shows airlines reacting to the crash of MH17

Decisive measures were taken.

In pictures: The MH17 crash site

Just outside the town of Grabovo, the wreckage in which 298 people lost their lives lies. Here’s what it looks like.

Ukraine and Russia blame each other for shooting down of plane

Ukrainian rebels say that they will allow investigators access the crash site.

One of the most crucial air routes in the world cuts through Ukrainian airspace

The area is now a no-fly zone after last night’s crash.

# mh17 - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Malaysian passenger plane shot down by surface-to-air missile over Ukraine

Malaysia Airlines says it has “lost all contact” with flight MH17 from Amsterdam.

East Ukraine airspace has been closed until further notice

Aer Lingus and Ryanair confirm they do not fly over Ukrainian air space and flights are not impacted by the restrictions.

US will offer any assistance needed to determine what happened to flight MH17

Obama said his first priority was to determine whether there were any US citizens were on board.