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Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

Posted 4:06 PM 7/24/2014 by APNewsNow

OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso - A Burkina Faso official says the wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that went missing has been found in Mali. Gen. Gilbert Diendere says the wreckage was located about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the border of Burkina Faso near the village of Boulikessi in (More)

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US: Downed fighter jets part of pattern in Ukraine

US: Downed fighter jets part of pattern in Ukraine

Posted 2:26 PM 7/23/2014 by APNewsNow

WASHINGTON - The White House says the downing of two fighter jets in Ukraine is part of a pattern of Russian-backed separatists using Russian weapons to pose risks to aircraft. White House deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes says the only downed aircraft the separatists are (More)

7/22/2014

Putin: Russia will facilitate plane investigation

Posted 6:07 AM 7/22/2014 by Hunter Robinson

MOSCOW, Russia - President Vladimir Putin says Russia will do "everything in its power" to facilitate an investigation into the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crash, but accused Kiev and the West of escalating the conflict in the region. During a meeting with Russia's Security (More)

7/21/2014

Rebels to give Flight 17 black boxes to Malaysia

Rebels to give Flight 17 black boxes to Malaysia

Posted 9:54 AM 7/21/2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the leader of the pro-Russian rebels has agreed to hand over both black boxes from Flight 17 to Malaysian investigators who are in Ukraine. Najib also said that the remains of 282 of the crash victims currently in (More)

7/20/2014

Rebels to give MH17 black boxes to aviation group

Rebels to give MH17 black boxes to aviation group

Posted 10:39 AM 7/20/2014 by YURAS KARMANAU

HRABOVE, Ukraine - A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine says rebels have recovered the black boxes for the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Alexander Borodai said Sunday that the devices would be handed over to the International Civil Aviation Organization. He also (More)

7/19/2014

Malaysia very 'concerned' over crash site security

Malaysia very 'concerned' over crash site security

Posted 11:17 AM 7/19/2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia's transport minister says the country is "deeply concerned" that the site in Ukraine where a Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down with 298 people onboard "has not been properly secured." Liow Tiong Lai said at a news conference Saturday in (More)

7/18/2014

Israel PM: Military ready to expand Gaza offensive

Posted 4:27 AM 7/18/2014 by Tim Goldenberg

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israel's prime minister says he has ordered the military to prepare for a "significant expansion" of its ground operation against Gaza militants. Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday that the military has been instructed to deliver a blow to the Hamas tunnel network (More)

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