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The United Nations Security Council on Monday unanimously passed a resolution condemning the downing of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft in Ukraine's east.
Donetsk - Self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) Prime Minister Alexander Borodai has handed over flight recorders of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight to Malaysia.
Rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two flight-data recorders from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian experts. A senior rebel leader signed them over to the Malaysian officials at a meeting in the city of Donetsk.
The European Union is ready to ponder not just sanctions on Russia but also a revision of its relations with Russia and the European security model at large, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said.
A refrigerated train bearing remains of almost all of the 298 people killed on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was poised to leave rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine on July 21 night, with the bodies to then be flown on to the Netherlands.
Ukraine claims it has destroyed Russian military vehicles in the country's east, a day after a column was spotted moving across the border.
Washington has urged Russia to put an end to "extremely dangerous and provocative" attempts to cause further destabilization of Ukraine. It accused Russia of an "escalation" following an alleged Russian incursion.
Ukraine reduced coal production tentatively 3.1% year-on-year in January-July 2014 to 46.323 million tonnes, the Energy and Coal Ministry has told Interfax-Ukraine.
PARIS - A decision on whether to deliver a second Mistral helicopter carrier to Russia will depend on Moscow's attitude over the Ukraine crisis, French President Francois Hollande said on July 21.
Moscow - As Russia worked with an Australian-proposed draft resolution concerning the July 17 crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine, it reiterated the unacceptability of any biased approaches toward determining the possible culprits responsible for this tragedy, as well as the unacceptability of pre-empting the results of such an investigation, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said.
Malaysian Airline System Bhd. (MAS), reeling from its second disaster in four months, is likely near the end of its days as a publicly traded company.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has assured the Australian prime minister's special representative on the investigation into the Flight MH17 crash, Allan Grant Houston, that the Ukrainian side has evidence of the time, place and circumstances of the crash of the Malaysian aircraft, and Ukrainian security services are ready to provide all materials of the international expert commission probing the crash.
A 61-year old American man who was cycling in Russia carrying "messages of peace" was killed by a Russian drunk driver in a hit and run accident, news agency Itar-Tass reported local police as saying on July 25.
The mother of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Marina Khodorkovskaya, has died aged 79. Russian media reports said she died on August 3 in a Berlin clinic where she was undergoing treatment for cancer.
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When shells began to reach a dolphinarium in the embattled Ukrainian city of Donetsk, several dolphins had to be moved to safer locations outside the rebel-controlled area.
A Russian billionaire businessman close to President Vladimir Putin says he cannot use his luxury American Gulfstream jet because of US sanctions.