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Russian-made missile key suspect in MH17 crash

Russian-made missile key suspect in MH17 crash

PrevNext A Russian-made surface-to-air missile is the most likely cause of the suspected downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine, analysts said on Friday, as claim and counter-claim swirled over who launched the weapon. The truck-mounted “Buk” missile is capable of soaring to the height of a civilian airliner like …

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Toll in Israel strikes on Gaza hits 186, topping 2012

Toll in Israel strikes on Gaza hits 186, topping 2012

The death toll from Israel’s seven-day air campaign against Gaza rose to 186 on Monday, exceeding that of the last conflict in the besieged Palestinian territory, in 2012. Five Palestinians were killed in two separate air strikes late Monday. Emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said the strikes killed three people …

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