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UN demands crash probe as first monitors reach Ukraine site

GRABOVE (Ukraine) , July 18 :  The United Nations added its voice to global demands Friday for a full probe into the apparent downing of a Malaysian airliner in rebel-held east Ukraine, as international monitors arrived at the crash site. An AFP crew saw around 30 observers from the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) granted partial ...Full Article

Is this the man who shot down MH17?

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18: The prime suspect goes by the name Igor Girkin, who is the former Russian intelligence officer. According to Sydney Morning Herald, Girkin, who also known ...Full Article

MAS to release MH17 passenger manifest after family informed

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will release the passenger manifest of the ill-fated Flight MH17 once all next-of-kin have been contacted, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow ...Full Article

Liow rubbishes ‘MH17 took shorter route to save fuel’ claim

SEPANG, July 18: The ill-fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 used the flight path over troubled Ukraine because it had been declared safe and approved by international aviation bodies, ...Full Article

Ukraine expediting ‘humanitarian corridor’ to allow investigation into MH17 crash

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18: For investigation purposes, the Ukrainian Government is currently working on expediting the ‘humanitarian corridor’ to allow an international team to access the site where Malaysia ...Full Article

Air crashes involving MAS

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18: The Boeing 777 plane which crashed in Ukraine yesterday, marks another tragedy for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) this year, more than four months after MAS Flight ...Full Article

Global anger intensifies over downed Malaysia Airlines jet

GRABOVE, Ukraine, July 18: Anger deepened around the world Friday with the United States demanding an “unimpeded” international inquiry after a Malaysian passenger jet was apparently shot down by a missile strike ...Full Article

Russia reaction to jet crash “deeply unsatisfactory”: Australia PM

SYDNEY, July 18: The loss of a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine was a crime not an accident, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Friday as he denounced Russia’s ...Full Article

Celebs express sadness over MH17 crash

SINGAPORE, July 18: Celebrities and sports personalities worldwide have on Friday (July 18) taken to social media platforms in light of the devastating crash of the Malaysia Airlines flight ...Full Article

MH17 tragedy: Singapore offers assistance

SINGAPORE, July 18: Singapore is shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH17 which crashed in Ukraine on Thursday, and is ready ...Full Article