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  • Obama says strains over Ukraine not leading to new Cold War with Russia

    July 29, 2014 | 3:40 pm

    President Barack Obama escalated U.S. economic sanctions against Russia on Tuesday for its aggression against Ukraine but dismissed suggestions the growing chill in U.S.-Russian relations marked the start of a new Cold War.

    The United States and the European Union, in a carefully...

  • Sole Israeli national on downed Malaysian airliner was son of evangelical Christian

    July 28, 2014 | 11:48 am

    A few hours before he departed Amsterdam for Australia on July 17, Ithamar Avnon was praying for peace with his parents at their home in the Netherlands.

    That evening, pro-Russian separatists shot down Avnon’s flight, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, over eastern Ukraine, killing all...

  • Malaysia Airlines flight over Syria reflects war zone challenge

    July 21, 2014 | 2:21 pm

    Malaysia Airlines rerouted a flight over Syria on Sunday after its usual path over Ukraine was closed, reflecting the challenges airlines face in finding conflict-free routes between Asia and Europe.

    After Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down Thursday by a ground-to-air...

  • Obama: Russia must press Ukraine rebels to allow plane probe

    July 21, 2014 | 1:56 pm

    U.S. President Barack Obama piled pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to force pro-Russian separatists to stop blocking an international investigation into the shootdown of a passenger jet last week.

    Obama denounced the Russian role in eastern Ukraine in some...

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  • Obama condemns Russia over downed plane in Ukraine, gunmen hamper inquiry

    July 18, 2014 | 3:29 pm

    President Barack Obama demanded Russia stop supporting separatists in Ukraine after the downing of a Malaysian airliner by a surface-to-air missile he said was fired from rebel territory raised the prospect of more sanctions on Moscow.

    Calling the deaths of almost 300 people from...

  • Obama says one American was aboard downed plane in Ukraine

    July 18, 2014 | 10:21 am

    One American was among the 298 people killed when a Malaysian Airlines flight was brought down over eastern Ukraine, President Barack Obama said on Friday.

    Obama identified the American passenger on Flight MH-17 as Quinn Lucas Schansman. A White House official said Schansman held...

  • Israeli among 298 fatalities aboard downed Malaysian plane

    July 18, 2014 | 8:57 am

    A 27-year-old Israeli was among the 298 victims who died when Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine.

    Dov Avnon, Itamar Avnon’s father, announced his son’s death on Facebook, the Maariv daily reported Friday.

    “They say life is short — yes it is true,” wrote...

  • U.S., European agencies warned pilots about Ukraine airspace dangers in April

    July 17, 2014 | 10:51 am

    Aviation safety authorities in the United States and Europe warned pilots in April about potential risks flying in or near Ukraine airspace, where a Malaysian passenger airliner went down on Thursday.

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on April 23 issued a "special notice"...

  • Air France decides to avoid east Ukrainian air space

    July 17, 2014 | 10:21 am

    Air France on Thursday it had decided to avoid east Ukrainian air space after a Malaysia Airlines flight crashed in a field in Ukraine near the Russian border.

    An adviser to the Ukrainian interior ministry said all the 280 passengers and 15 crew members onboard died. The Boeing...

  • Russia’s Putin discusses Malaysian plane crash with Obama, Kremlin says

    July 17, 2014 | 9:58 am

    Russian President Vladimir Putin in a telephone conversation told U.S. President Barack Obama that a Malaysian airplane crashed on Ukrainian territory, the Kremlin said on Thursday.

    The two leaders held a pre-planned call on the situation in Ukraine during which information became available from air traffic controllers about the crash.

    Reporting by Gabriela Baczynska, editing by Thomas Grove

  • Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine war zone, 298 dead

    July 17, 2014 | 9:05 am

    The United States believes a surface-to-air missile brought down a Malaysian airliner that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 298 people on board, an incident that sharply raises the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels.

    One U.S. official said...

  • Israel adds airline safety procedures following Malaysian plane disappearance

    March 18, 2014 | 12:58 pm

    Israel has instituted new airline safety procedures in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370.

    Following assessments by Israeli defense officials, a long list of airline safety procedures were implemented, Israel’s Channel 2 reported Sunday.

    The...

  • Jewish Russian was aboard missing Malaysian Airlines plane

    March 11, 2014 | 9:21 am

    One of the passengers aboard the Malaysian Airlines plane that vanished is a Jewish Russian national.

    Nikolai Brodskii, 43, of the Siberian city of Irkutsk, appears on the missing plane’s passenger manifest. He is a husband and father of sons aged 17 and 11.

    Rabbi Aharon...

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