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Heartbreaking statement from devastated family who lost 3 children and grandad in MH17
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Heartbreaking statement from devastated family who lost 3 children and grandad in MH17

Jul 24th 2014, 3:28 PM 26,328 Views 31 Comments

“No hate in the world is as strong as the love we have for our children, for Mo, for Evie, for Otis.”

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands

Jul 24th 2014, 8:03 AM 9,026 Views 90 Comments

Relatives joined the King yesterday as bodies arrived at Eindhoven airport.

Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 14,052 Views 88 Comments

The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.

MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK lab
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# Investigation

MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK lab

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:13 AM 5,908 Views 46 Comments

Former US President Bill Clinton says those responsible “want a divided world”.

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

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

Jul 22nd 2014, 10:55 PM 28,071 Views 122 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:46 PM 24,617 Views 53 Comments

Colin Brazier has publicly apologised for the incident.

Separatists hand over MH17 black boxes, but Australia says there is a "cover-up"
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# Mh17

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

Jul 22nd 2014, 7:12 AM 19,446 Views 95 Comments

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

Remains of MH17 victims to be handed over to Dutch authorities
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Remains of MH17 victims to be handed over to Dutch authorities

Jul 21st 2014, 10:46 PM 13,597 Views 79 Comments

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
# HIV

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

Jul 21st 2014, 7:30 PM 43 Views 12 Comments

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

Books of condolence opened in Dublin for Malaysia Airlines flight victims
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# Mh17

Books of condolence opened in Dublin for Malaysia Airlines flight victims

Jul 21st 2014, 4:45 PM 5,431 Views 9 Comments

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"
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# Mh17

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

Jul 21st 2014, 3:05 PM 40,773 Views 50 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 21st 2014, 8:49 AM 10,994 Views 6 Comments

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

Australia hits out at "shambolic" MH17 response
# Recovery Effort
# Recovery Effort

Australia hits out at "shambolic" MH17 response

Jul 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 19,343 Views 148 Comments

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Jul 20th 2014, 7:53 PM 16,832 Views 0 Comments

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

Sky News apologises after reporter rifled through luggage of MH17 passenger
# Mistake
# Mistake

Sky News apologises after reporter rifled through luggage of MH17 passenger

Jul 20th 2014, 7:51 PM 78,772 Views 106 Comments

“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
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

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

Jul 20th 2014, 10:57 AM 32,038 Views 179 Comments

The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jul 19th 2014, 8:27 PM 13,537 Views 1 Comment

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

Rebels are 'blocking investigators' from MH17 crash site
# Malaysia Airlines
# Malaysia Airlines

Rebels are 'blocking investigators' from MH17 crash site

Jul 19th 2014, 8:26 PM 31,888 Views 341 Comments

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

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers
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# In Numbers

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers

Jul 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 7,506 Views 10 Comments

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
# Condolences
# Condolences

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

Jul 19th 2014, 5:37 PM 6,771 Views 39 Comments

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

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster
# Malaysia Airlines
# Malaysia Airlines

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster

Jul 19th 2014, 9:26 AM 18,370 Views 12 Comments

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

Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash
# Crash
# Crash

Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash

Jul 18th 2014, 11:01 PM 51,690 Views 212 Comments

298 passengers were on board the plane.

Timeline: Here's everything we know so far about the flight MH17 crash
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# Mh17

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

Jul 18th 2014, 10:35 PM 34,281 Views 104 Comments

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

Why were commercial planes still flying over Ukraine?
# Flight Path
# Flight Path

Why were commercial planes still flying over Ukraine?

Jul 18th 2014, 10:26 PM 13,503 Views 31 Comments

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
# Air Crash
# Air Crash

UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17

Jul 18th 2014, 8:59 PM 3,856 Views 27 Comments

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'
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

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

Jul 18th 2014, 5:30 PM 7,803 Views 50 Comments

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

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash
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# Mh17

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash

Jul 18th 2014, 11:59 AM 21,365 Views 120 Comments

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

This dramatic radar image shows airlines reacting to the crash of MH17
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# Mh17

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

Jul 18th 2014, 10:49 AM 55,608 Views 51 Comments

Decisive measures were taken.

In pictures: The MH17 crash site
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# Mh17

In pictures: The MH17 crash site

Jul 18th 2014, 9:54 AM 20,530 Views 52 Comments

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
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# Mh17

Ukraine and Russia blame each other for shooting down of plane

Jul 18th 2014, 8:50 AM 17,798 Views 168 Comments

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
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# Mh17

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

Jul 18th 2014, 6:05 AM 20,753 Views 38 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 17th 2014, 9:29 PM 154,240 Views 475 Comments

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

East Ukraine airspace has been closed until further notice
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East Ukraine airspace has been closed until further notice

Jul 17th 2014, 9:26 PM 11,691 Views 47 Comments

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

Jul 17th 2014, 8:10 PM 9,489 Views 43 Comments

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