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British journalist for Russian TV missing in east Ukraine: Station

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 16:02

A Russian television channel said Wednesday it had lost contact with a British journalist reporting from conflict-torn eastern Ukraine.

Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian individuals, firms: PM

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:55

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday Kiev would impose sanctions on Russian individuals and companies who directly or indirectly support "terrorists" fighting against government troops in the country`s east.

MH17 airline crew recalls happy voyagers boarding flight

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:40

An airline ground crew member who checked passengers in for doomed flight MH17 has made an emotional post on Facebook, recalling sending off holidaymakers, children and grandparents with wishes for "a pleasant flight".

Australian PM fears MH17 bodies will never return

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:26

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Wednesday said that the crash site of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was still not secure and feared that the bodies of some Australian victims will never return.

Ukraine says Dutch ready to send police to MH17 site

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:17

The Netherlands and other countries that lost citizens in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are proposing sending police officers to secure the crash site in rebel-held east Ukraine, authorities in Kiev have said.

Plane carrying MH17 bodies leaves Ukraine for Netherlands

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:14

The first plane carrying bodies from downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on Wednesday left eastern Ukraine for the Netherlands following a sombre ceremony, an AFP journalist at the scene said. 

Unclear how many bodies recovered from Ukraine crash site: Australia PM

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 15:07

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday that it was still unclear how many bodies from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 had arrived in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.

Netherlands mourns as bodies of MH17 crash victims return

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:22

Wooden coffins were being brought out on the tarmac of a Ukrainian airport as the first plane carrying corpses recovered from the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17 readied to leave for the Netherlands on Wednesday.

Malaysian airliner`s black boxes are in Britain: Ukraine

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:20

The black box flight recorders from the Malaysian airliner downed in eastern Ukraine have arrived in Britain, the Ukrainian government`s special investigation commission said on Wednesday.

Ukraine says pro-Russian rebels abandon positions on Donetsk outskirts

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:09

Pro-Russian rebels are leaving their positions on the outskirts of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk and retreating towards its centre, Ukrainian military officials said on Wednesday.

Twin air disasters threaten Malaysian tourism push

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:22

An unprecedented second major aviation disaster in four months could further associate Malaysia with calamity in the eyes of travellers, observers warn, putting the tropical destination`s vital tourism sector at risk.

MH17 attackers sought a divided world: Bill Clinton

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:09

Former US president Bill Clinton called Wednesday for strength in responding to the loss of flight MH17, declaring those who had downed the plane -- and provided the means to do so -- sided with a brutal vision of the world.