Category Archives: MH17

MH17: RM97mil ‘reward’ for info on culprits who shot down plane

PETALING JAYA: An unknown person or organisation is offering US$30mil (RM97mil) for information and evidence on those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on July 17. The offer is being made through German fraud investigation … Continue reading

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MH17: First Malaysian victim identified

Gone too soon: Teoh and her Dutch boyfriend Mahler were bound for Kuala Lumpur after a holiday in Europe when Flight MH17 was downed. By Natasha Joibi PETALING JAYA: Three weeks after Flight MH17 was shot down with 298 people … Continue reading

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MH17: Singapore confirms SIA flight ‘minutes away’ when jet went down

SINGAPORE: A Singapore Airlines (SIA) plane was just minutes away when the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 place was blown out of the sky in eastern Ukraine, Singapore’s government confirmed Monday. Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew told parliament that Flight SQ351, … Continue reading

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World court could give justice for MH17 dead, Anwar tells Parliament

BY JOSEPH SIPALAN KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 — Malaysia should consider going to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for justice to be meted out on those who took down the Malaysia Airlines plane and killed all 298 people on board, … Continue reading

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Tempers flare over ‘don’t bribe separatists’ tweet

The special parliamentary sitting called by Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak on the MAS Flight MH17 tragedy is currently in session.LIVE REPORTS M’sia can’t be pawn in superpower conflict 3pm: PAS’ Parit Buntar MP Mujahid Yusof Rawa says that Malaysia … Continue reading

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Who should you blame for MH17?

By Mariam Mokhtar Before any investigation has started, the MH17 crash site has been compromised and evidence tampered with or removed. The blame game started within hours of the MH17 disaster, and the three parties, Ukraine, pro-Russian separatists in eastern … Continue reading

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Why did these children have to die?

PETALING JAYA: It’s senseless! Eighty-three children murdered in cold blood. They had dreams — they were going home for Raya, to meet their grandparents, for a tropical holiday. For many, it was their first trip on a plane — and … Continue reading

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Ukraine committee says 251 bodies now found

Day 4 of the MH17 tragedy Latest developments: Donetsk group says black boxes in their keep Malaysia demands for ‘immediate and unrestricted access’ RMAF to deploy two planes to retrieve remains Follow us as we bring the latest updates and … Continue reading

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20 families gone in one shot

Clockwise from top left: The Smallenburgs, Wals, Dewa, the Kottes, van Muijlwijk and his daughter Adinda. PETALING JAYA: The passenger manifest of MH17 tells a grim tale. More than 20 families were wiped out when the Malaysia Airlines jetliner was … Continue reading

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Leader, inspiration, friend – tributes pour in

TRIBUTE: Amid fields of sunflowers, the remains of those who perished in the downing of MH17 are scattered in a quiet Ukrainian village of Donetsk, some 500 kilometres from Kiev. Along with the Malaysian Airlines aircraft, the world lost leading … Continue reading

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