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2 hrs ago | Express India

#BringThemHome: Dutch Twitter avatars go black demanding Malaysia Airlines MH17 bodies' return

Malaysia Airlines: "Making my avatar black in memory of all those in #MH17, to show my support for those affected, and to fight to #BringThemHome," tweeted one user.

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6 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

MH17 death train finally on the move

THE bodies of all 298 victims recovered from the MH17 crash site will be flown to the Netherlands after a train carrying the remains left a rebel-controlled town in eastern Ukraine.

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8 hrs ago | Canada.com

Will International Criminal Court investigate downing of Malaysia Airlines jet?

A piece of the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is pictured in a field near the village of Grabove, in the region of Donetsk on July 20, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | Mashable

17 Years After Spill, Lego Keep Washing Up on the English Coast

The container ship Tokio Express was en route from Rotterdam, Netherlands to New York City in 1997 when a gigantic wave collided with it 20 miles west of Cornwall, England.

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12 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

Say Cheese

The cheesiest event in Austin - the fourth annual Quesoff - took place on Saturday at the Mohawk.

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13 hrs ago | SETimes news

Srebrenica relatives pleased with Dutch verdict, but not satisfied

Some believe that the verdict is the first step in exposing the truth about what happened in Srebrenica in 1995.

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15 hrs ago | IndyMedia

Netanyahu Shells Gaza Hospital -- Arrest This War Criminal

According to several international sources Netanyahu tanks and/or heavy artillary shelled the Al Aqsa hospital in central Gaza on Monday morning July 21, killing several patients.

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16 hrs ago | Beaver Countian

Grounded: the great art treasures that no longer go out on the road

This article titled "Grounded: the great art treasures that no longer go out on the road" was written by CA©cile Lestienne, for Guardian Weekly on Monday 21st July 2014 09.00 UTC After a triumphant tour of Japan, then the United States and ending in Italy, the Girl with a Pearl Earring has returned home to the Mauritshuis royal picture gallery ... (more)

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20 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Philips reports profit slump, setback for medical sales

Electrical appliance group Philips reported a setback in its switch to focus on healthcare technologies on Monday, revealing that overall net profit slumped by nearly a quarter in the last three months.

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Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

U.S. builds case against rebels, Russia

The Obama administration expanded its case Sunday accusing Ukrainian separatists and Russian forces of working hand in hand to acquire and operate a missile battery believed to have shot down a Malaysia Airlines jetliner last week, killing nearly 300 people.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Toronto Star

Appeal from mother of Flight MH17 victim: 'Mr. Putin, send my children home'

Silene Fredriksz-Hoogzand's son Bryce, right, and his girlfriend, Daisy Oehlers, were among the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, which was downed over eastern Ukraine.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Forensics experts to reach Ukraine crash site Monday: Dutch PM

International forensic experts will finally reach the Ukrainian rebel-held crash site of flight MH17 on Monday, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte speaks during a press conference at the Ministry of Safety and Justice in The Hague, July 18, 2014.

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Pasadena Star-News

Prayers across Netherlands for Ukraine crash dead

THE HAGUE, Netherlands >> Worshippers at church services across the Netherlands on Sunday prayed for the victims of the Ukraine air disaster and their next of kin, as anger built over the separatist rebels' hindering of the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 .

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The Daily Star

Maritime boundary settlement: For whom?

After the verdict delivered by the UN's Permanent Court of Arbitration based in The Hague, Netherlands, a 40-year-old dispute on India and Bangladesh's maritime boundaries in the Bay of Bengal came to an end.

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Dear Kitty

British suffragettes and World War I

It is still all too easy to dismiss the scope and radicalism of the early 20th century British women's movement.

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Malaysian National News Agency

MH17 Victim, A Potential National Icon - Lecturer

KOTA BAHARU, July 20 -- Mohd Ali Salim, one of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 victims, was regarded as a potential national icon, said his former lecturer.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Independent

The Golden Age of Dutch art has inspired writers from Marcel Proust to Donna Tartt

Just as Tracy Chevalier pilfered Vermeer's 'Girl with a Pearl Earring' and Proust purloined the artist's 'View of Delft', so Donna Tartt appropriated Fabritius's 'The Goldfinch' - set to be Booker-longlisted this week - as her inspiration.

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RedState

Netherlands held liable for the Srebrenica massacre

One of the iconic photos of the ill-considered UN effort during the Gotterdammerung of Yugoslavia's dissolution is that of Dutch Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Karremans sharing a drink with Serb commander, psychopath and war criminal Ratko Mladic after the surrender of Dutchbat , or the Dutch peacekeeping battalion at Srebrenica on July 11, 1995.

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Daily Times

AU hits back at 'skewed' world justice with African court

ADDIS ABABA: Complaining of bullying in the international justice arena, African leaders are forging ahead with plans to set up their own regional court - and give themselves immunity in the process.

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GPB.org

Dutch Premier Decries 'Utterly Disrespectful Behavior' At MH17 Crash Site

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte during a news conference at the Ministry of Safety and Justice in The Hague, The Netherlands, on Friday.

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