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Local news for Simferopol, Ukraine continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Russia Is Waging War On American Burger Chains

A woman speaks on her phone inside a McDonald's restaurant displaying an announcement on the door informing clients that the restaurant is out of service, in the Crimean city of Simferopol April 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Life, Food, Hamburger

13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

'Human Barbie' Valeria Lukyanova shows support for Putin by posing on Crimean beach

Ukraine's 'Human Barbie' shows support for Putin by posing on Crimean beach as mass graves containing scores of her countrymen are discovered in rebel-held areas Valeria Lukyanova posed in Black Sea peninsula boycotted by millions of tourists since the Kremlin's annexation of the region from Ukraine Ukraine's 'Human Barbie' has heeded a call from ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Toy, Barbie, Vladimir Putin,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

ABC News

MH17: Who decides if passenger planes can fly over war zones?

The rules governing international over-flights vary depending on the nature of the conflict and the capabilities of the weapons known to be in use.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, US News, Federal Aviation Administration,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Straits Times

Russia struggles with half a million refugees of Ukraine conflict

A woman with a child walk at a temporary facility for refugees form Eastern Ukraine, 20 km outside from the Crimean capital Simferopol, on July 17, 2014.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

In-depth Africa

Flight MH17 and Ukraine's dilemma

Binoy Kampmark Correspondent IT'S the sort of thing that would see any airline liquidate and vanish.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, World News, Ukraine, Terrorism

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times of India

AI flight was 90 seconds away when missile struck MH17

A pro-Russian rebel checking the debris of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine before international inspectors visited the site.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing 787, World News, Ukraine

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Roll Call

Obama Demands 'Credible' Investigation of Plane Shootdown

President Obama on Friday called for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine to allow "a credible international investigation" of the shooting down Thursday of a Malaysian airliner with 298 people on board.

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Politico

U.S. orders Ukraine no-fly zone - Markets sink as fears rise - Liberal Dems pine for Warren

POLITICO's Adam Snider: "The FAA is barring U.S. flights over eastern Ukraine following the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which U.S. officials say was brought down by a missile today.

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TIME.com

Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: FAA Bans U.S. Flight Routes Over Region

Emergencies Ministry members walk at the site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash, MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region, on July 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, Ukraine, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Air Accidents,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Thanh Nein News

US orders American aircraft to avoid eastern Ukraine airspac

The US Federal Aviation Administration issued an order on Thursday night prohibiting American aircraft from flying over eastern Ukraine following the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight in that region.

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The Times of Israel

Putin the 'protector of minority rights' puts on show in Crimea

Before last week, Holocaust commemorations in this port city were generally low-key gatherings of a few dozen people reciting the Kaddish prayer for victims of the near-annihilation of Crimean Jewry in 1942.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Travel, Russia Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Vladimir Putin

Skift

European Authorities' Statements on Downing of Malaysia Air Flight 17

An attack today over the Ukraine on Malaysia Airlines' Flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, has the world in shock and Europe scrambling resources to respond.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Ukraine, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

FAA warned airlines to avoid area

During the hostilities between Ukraine and Russia, the threat of military action against a civilian airliner has been in the air for months.

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Mashable

Major Airlines Avoid Ukraine Airspace After Crash of Malaysian Plane

In the wake of the reported downing of the Malaysian airline over Ukraine, major airlines are avoiding the airspace over Ukraine.

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GretaWire

FAA sent out warning to avoid Ukraine airspace in April

DUE TO THE POTENTIAL FOR CONFLICTING AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL INSTRUCTIONS FROM UKRAINIAN AND RUSSIAN AUTHORITIES AND FOR THE RELATED POTENTIAL MISIDENTIFICATION OF CIVIL AIRCRAFT, UNITED STATES FLIGHT OPERATIONS ARE PROHIBITED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN THE AIRSPACE OVER CRIMEA, THE BLACK SEA, AND THE SEA OF AZOV, WITHIN THE FOLLOWING LATERAL LIMITS: ... (more)

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Avia.Ru

Moscow Domodedovo Airport Summed up Results for June and the First Half of 2014

Following June, the passenger traffic of Moscow Domodedovo Airport amounted to 3,384,496 persons which is 12.8% more yoy.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

World Magazine

Crimean church leaders: Pro-Russian officials are trying to 'liquidate' us

The Russian annexation of Crimea in March has restricted religious freedom for Christians, Jews, and Muslims on the peninsula, according to persecution watchdogs.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Reuters

Aeroflot sees obstacles to low-cost Russian air travel lifted soon

Laws preventing airlines from charging for food and baggage - the last obstacles standing in the way of significantly cheaper airfares in Russia - will be lifted soon, the country's largest carrier Aeroflot .

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, Russia Travel, Travel, Ukraine, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737

Transitions Online

Crimea Bans Another Tatar Leader

For the second time since Russia annexed Crimea in March, the authorities have banned entry to a prominent Crimean Tatar leader over alleged "extremism."

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Transitions Online

Crimea Bans Another Tatar Leader

For the second time since Russia annexed Crimea in March, the authorities have banned entry to a prominent Crimean Tatar leader over alleged "extremism."

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

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