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  1. Dutch chide Russia envoy over MH17 remarks

    Russian criticism of the MH17 crime investigation has earned its Dutch ambassador a diplomatic rebuke.

  2. Why the Reagan-era analogy still holds true

    Why the Reagan-era analogy still holds true

    ‘There is a bear in the woods. For some people, the bear is easy to see. Others don’t see it at all. Some people say the bear is tame. Others say it’s vicious and dangerous. Since no one can really be sure who’s right, isn’t it smart to be as strong as the bear? If there is a bear.”

  3. PM: No doubt of Russian MH17 culpability

    PM: No doubt of Russian MH17 culpability

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he has no doubt of Russian culpability in the shooting down of flight MH17 and neither do many others.

  4. MH17 families get clear picture of tragedy

    Investigators have given the families of the victims of the MH17 disaster a clear picture of how a missile launcher crossed from Russia into the Ukraine.

  5. Russia dismisses MH17 findings as false

    Russia dismisses MH17 findings as false

    Russian Foreign Ministry says the Dutch-led investigation's findings in the downing of MH17 were biased and politically-motivated.

  6. Killers must be brought to justice: PM

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has vowed to continue to take Russia to task over the 2014 downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine.

  7. MH17 missile 'driven from Russia'

    MH17 missile 'driven from Russia'

    An international team has presented evidence a Malaysian airliner downed in eastern Ukraine in 2014 was hit by a missile brought across the border from Russia.

  8. US welcomes MH17 inquiry, notes Russian link

    US welcomes MH17 inquiry, notes Russian link

    Washington (AFP) - The United States welcomed Wednesday the preliminary results of a criminal inquiry into the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine, saying it supported Washington's suspicions of Russian involvement.

  9. BUK: Russia's feared anti-aircraft missile system

    BUK: Russia's feared anti-aircraft missile system

    Moscow (AFP) - The BUK missile system blamed for shooting down flight MH17 over east Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, is an anti-aircraft weapon whose origins date back to the Soviet era.

  10. Dutch name two Russian speakers in MH17 probe

    Dutch name two Russian speakers in MH17 probe

    The Hague (AFP) - Dutch prosecutors, for the first time in their long inquiry, on Wednesday released the names of two Russian-speaking men in connection with the MH17 disaster after investigators found the missile to down the plane had been transported from Russia.

  11. Inquiry says MH17 shot down by missile brought into Ukraine from Russia

    Inquiry says MH17 shot down by missile brought into Ukraine from Russia

    Nieuwegein (Netherlands) (AFP) - The missile that downed flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine was transported from Russia, a criminal inquiry revealed Wednesday, as it announced that about 100 people were being investigated for playing "an active role" in the disaster.