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Russia's New Explanation For What Happened To MH17 Is Pretty Unbelievable

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

Russia has released what it claims is new evidence that Ukrainian warplanes and a US satellite led to the crash of MH17, as it faces mounting global f...

UK Will Hold Public Enquiry Into Polonium-Poisoned Spy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

The UK is to hold a much longed-for public inquiry into the poisoning of Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko, Theresa May has announced. The enq...

MH17 Black Boxes Handed Over In Bizarre Midnight Ceremony

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

The black boxes from the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have finally been released by Ukraine's rebels to Malaysian authorities at a bizarre sta...

British Forces Are Incapable of Acting as Extensions of Foreign Policy

Gareth Milner | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Politics
Gareth Milner

Geopolitical fall out emanating from the crash of flight MH17 is yet to be fully realised. A definitive truth of the circumstances surrounding what transpired has not been fully consolidated. In such situations the dark arts of assessment and guesswork are at the forefront of all deliberations surrounding the deaths of nearly 300 people.

'Dangerous' Former London Student Left Britain To Fight For Pro-Russian Rebels

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

A former London student who previously worked at Heathrow left Britain to fight in the pro-Russian rebel group which is suspected of carrying out the ...

Is This The Missile Launcher Which Brought Down MH17?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK

Footage purporting to show the BUK missile launcher that shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 being spirited back to Russia has emerged. Captur...

Aussie PM Doesn't Hold Back At Putin As Fury Mounts At Russia

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

George Osborne has said further sanctions will be considered against Russia if it fails to co-operate in efforts to secure the MH17 crash site, as pic...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Made In Moscow?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 20.07.2014 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Sunday 20 July 2014... 1) MADE IN MOSCOW? The shooting down of flight MH17 dominates the front pages of the ...

Britain Warns Putin: The World's Eyes Are On You

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

Britain has warned Vladimir Putin that the "world's eyes are on Russia" as David Cameron urged the EU to "reconsider its approach" to the country. ...

Last British MH17 Victims Identified

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

A British-born father-of-two living in New Zealand was among the passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that was brought down over Ukraine....

Pro-Russian Looters 'Rifle Through British Victim's Belongings'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

Disturbing reports have emerged of pro-Russian separatists removing 38 bodies, stealing from the dead and attempting to destroy evidence at the Malays...

How Two Bitter Rivals Have Come Together Over MH17 Tragedy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Looters 'Rifle Through Newcastle Fan's Belongings At MH17 Crash Scene' Newcastle's bitterest rivals, Sunderland, have raised more than £8,...

Will British Investigators Get To The Bottom Of MH17 Mystery?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

Experts from the UK will arrive in Kiev today to assist a Ukrainian-led investigation into how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down, amid fe...

Rebel Leader Blamed For MH17 Attack Announces Bizarre Conspiracy Theory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

The rebel commander being blamed for the horrific attack on MH17 that killed all 298 on board has claimed the bodies being recovered "aren't fresh", i...

Fury At Putin As Ukraine Official Releases Picture 'Showing MH17 Infant Victim'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK

The blame game between Ukrainian and Russian leaders following the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy has taken a grisly turn. In a sensational ...

British Government Joins US In Blaming Pro-Russian Separatists For Attack On MH17

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

The British Government has joined the United States in blaming pro-Russian separatists for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine. Do...

Does This Video Prove Who Is To Blame For MH17 Attack?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

As the blame game continues over who launched the ground-to-air missile that took down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, videos have emerged purportedly ...

MH17 Plane Crash Sparks Frenzy Of Online Conspiracy Theories

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

Before the charred wreckage of flight MH17 had even cooled, the usual raft of conspiracy theories regarding the downing of the passenger jet were fill...

Yet Another Russia Today Correspondent Goes Out With A Bang

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

A high-profile Russia Today reporter has resigned her post at the Putin-friendly channel, slamming its response to the crash of the Malaysian Airline ...

Woman Loses Relatives On Both MH370 And MH17

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 learned on ...

Lucy Sherriff

Leeds Student Believed To Have Been On Board MH17 Flight

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Distraught friends are mourning a Leeds University student who is believed to have been on board flight MH17 which was shot down near the Ukraine-Russ...

Can Malaysia Airlines Ever Recover After The MH17 And MH370 Disasters?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

In the wake of the MH17 and MH370 disasters, Malaysia Airlines now faces a massive struggle to recover as a business and win back the public's confide...

Newcastle United Pays Tribute To Fans On Board MH17

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew said today that his players were "deeply shocked and saddened" after two "dedicated" fans died on board flight MH...

Plane Crash Victim Sister Philomene Tiernan Was 'Cherished By So Many'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A nun who died in the MH17 flight crash has had a touching tribute paid to her after she spent her life inspiring students at a boarding school in Aus...

6 Theories Why MH17 Was Likely Brought Down By Pro-Russia Rebels

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

Evidence is mounting that pro-Russia rebels were responsible for the crash of Malaysia Airlines MH17 over the east of Ukraine yesterday, which killed ...