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MH17: Shootdown may have been ‘mistake’: US intel

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

WASHINGTON: Malaysian flight MH17 may have been shot down by “mistake” by ill-trained pro-Russian separatists, US intelligence officials said Tuesday, while dismissing Moscow’s accounts of the incident as propaganda.

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Almost all bodies released

By LESLIE ANDRES - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:18

KIEV: AFTER handing over flight MH17’s two black boxes early yesterday morning, pro-Russian separatists later released almost all the victims’ remains.

Malaysia has taken ‘extraordinary measures’

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:18

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Malaysia had diligently pursued the deal to secure the remains of passengers, crew members and black boxes of MH17 despite being aware of the risks involved.

Malaysians enter site

By LESLIE ANDRES - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:18

KIEV: THE three Malaysian aviation experts tasked with inspecting the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash site entered ground zero yesterday.

DPM grateful for Najib’s breakthrough initiative

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LANGAT: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s initiative in reaching an agreement with Alexander Borodai, the individual who controls the region where the aircraft had crashed last Thursday, had brought good news to Malaysians.

Ground zero compromised?

By TASNIM LOKMAN AND ALIZA SHAH - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LUMPUR: JUST how badly “contaminated” is the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash site?

Putin vows to influence rebels

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged yesterday to do everything possible to influence pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine and help ensure a full probe into the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash last week.

Cover-up of ‘industrial scale’

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

SYDNEY: Evidence had been tampered with on an “industrial scale” at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said yesterday, calling it “a cover-up”.

Sarawak celebrates historic day

By Goh Pei Pei - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

KUCHING: SARAWAK celebrated its 51st anniversary of independence from British rule yesterday, but unlike last year’s pomp and pageantry, the celebration this year was less grand in view of the fasting month.

PM wins global praise

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:17

KUALA LUMPUR: AFTER brokering an agreement with separatists in eastern Ukraine, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak gained international recognition from foreign media.

Najib lauded for breakthrough

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was praised for the diplomatic breakthrough that led to the transfer of MH17 victims’ remains from the rebel-controlled town of Torez, Ukraine, to Amsterdam, the Netherlands.