# ukraine - Today’s News
Relatives joined the King yesterday as bodies arrived at Eindhoven airport.
# ukraine - Yesterday’s News
The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.
The planes may have been carrying as many as four military personnel.
Former US President Bill Clinton says those responsible “want a divided world”.
# ukraine - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Colin Brazier has publicly apologised for the incident.
Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned in London with radioactive tea eight years ago.
Malaysia Airlines also faced a backlash after one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria.
Charlie Flanagan calls for immediate ceasefire to conflict in Gaza, and urges all sides involved in the Ukraine conflict to cooperate on MH17 inquiry.
# ukraine - Monday 21 July, 2014
A deal was reportedly also reached today with Ukrainian separatists over the recovery of the flight’s black boxes.
Opinion: ‘It’s a terrible blow to Aids research – and not the first time lives have been needlessly lost’
More research into Aids would help to protect the most vulnerable groups in society and also honour those who have died.
Flowers and other tributes have been left outside the Dutch Embassy where one of the books was opened today.
Tony Abbott called the downing of the plane “a crime”.
# ukraine - Sunday 20 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Rory McIlroy, Gaza, and the fate of MH17 victims.
“We shouldn’t really be doing this,” reporter Colin Brazier said on air.
The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.
# ukraine - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The Ukrainin government said rebels were blocking Ukrainian investigators from accessing the site
President Higgins said he was “greatly saddened” by the loss of 298 lives.
Edel Mahady’s family said she would not want time wasted hating those responsible for her death.
# ukraine - Friday 18 July, 2014
298 passengers were on board the plane.
A run-through of events surrounding the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane yesterday.
Malaysia’s Transport Minister says flight path was deemed secure by international air authorities, but other airlines were bypassing it for months.
It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.
These are not the Androids you are looking for.
The US President added that more sanctions could be imposed on Russia
Decisive measures were taken.
Just outside the town of Grabovo, the wreckage in which 298 people lost their lives lies. Here’s what it looks like.
The area is now a no-fly zone after last night’s crash.
# ukraine - Thursday 17 July, 2014
Malaysia Airlines says it has “lost all contact” with flight MH17 from Amsterdam.
Aer Lingus and Ryanair confirm they do not fly over Ukrainian air space and flights are not impacted by the restrictions.
Ukraine’s Security Council also said their troops had been fired on with missiles launched from a Russian village.
# ukraine - Monday 14 July, 2014
Russian state TV said that Ukrainian troops “crucified” a three-year-old boy.
# ukraine - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Under the Obama administration the NSA has continued to grow and Libya has slipped into chaos, meanwhile relations with Russia are reaching crisis point.
# ukraine - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Separatists near the Russian border mowed down 19 troops in a hail of heavy rocket fire yesterday.
# ukraine - Friday 11 July, 2014
“They beat me with their fists, a chair, anything they could find. They stubbed out cigarettes on my leg and electrocuted me.”
Amnesty International says the bulk of the kidnappings are carried out by pro-Russian rebels.
# ukraine - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel have urged for a political solution to be reached.
# ukraine - Saturday 5 July, 2014
This would be Kiev’s biggest success of the nearly three-month campaign.
# ukraine - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
A 10-day truce was not extended after the government said separatists were ‘unwilling to control terrorist units’.
# ukraine - Saturday 28 June, 2014
However, the deal is a fragile agreement.
# ukraine - Friday 27 June, 2014
Moldova and Georgia also signed identical deals with the union this morning.
# ukraine - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Meanwhile, Putin calls on Russian parliament to cancel resolution sanctioning Russian military force in Ukraine.