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1 hr ago | Iol.co.za
The convoy of hearses with the remains of the victims of Malaysia Airlines MH17 downed over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, drives past international flags as it leaves Eindhoven airport to a military base in Hilversum, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.
3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Shares in Russia's Rosneft fell more than the broad MICEX index on Monday after an international court ordered Moscow to pay $51 billion for expropriating the assets of the now-defunct oil producer Yukos, most of which were acquired by Rosneft in auctions.
7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Singer Ildebrando D'Arcangelo as Don Giovanni performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Mozart's opera "Don Giovanni" in Salzburg, Austria, July 24, 2014.
7 hrs ago | The Straits Times
Dutch and Australian forensic investigators on their way to the MH17 crash site turned back Monday after "explosions" in the area, a government spokeswoman in The Hague said.
Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.
Investors in the former Russian oil company Yukos are confident they will receive a multi-billion pound financial settlement on Monday in a landmark case that threatens maximum embarrassment for BP and the Kremlin at a sensitive time.
Dutch authorities probing the downing of Malaysian flight MH17 said on Sunday it was "unrealistic" to send armed troops to secure the crash site, after 13 people including two children were killed in fierce fighting in insurgent-held east Ukraine.
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The last of the MH17 bodies that were trained out of eastern Ukraine have arrived in the Netherlands to be met with quiet applause from more than 300 grieving relatives.
Wreckage debris and mementos left by local residents are seen at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove in eastern Ukraine.
At Versailles Palace, representatives of Germany and the Allies sign the treaty that ended World War I, June 28, 1919.
Following repeated calls to kill Jews in protest rallies in The Hague, representatives of the Dutch Jewish community urged local authorities to crack down on anti-Semitic incitement.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott's plan to deploy armed police to the MH17 crash site risks increasing tension in the Ukrainian territory held by Russian-backed rebels, according to international political analysts.
Though Vladimir Putin didn't personally launch the missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, western officials agree that he is, at the very least, partially to blame, since the Kremlin supported and likely armed the pro-Russian separatists who are believed to be directly responsible for the disaster.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:36 am
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