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MH17 culprits should be brought to justice, says Najib

MH17 culprits should be brought to justice, says Najib

19-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The Ukraine government believes Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down but the cause is still unknown, Datuk Seri Najib Razak said this morning. The prime minister said [...]
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Malaysian jet shot down by surface-to-air missile: US

Malaysian jet shot down by surface-to-air missile: US

19-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Malaysian airliner with 298 people on board was shot down over Ukraine by a surface-to-air missile Thursday but it was unclear who fired the weapon, US officials said. [...]
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International probe demanded after Malaysian airliner downed over Ukraine, 298 dead

International probe demanded after Malaysian airliner downed over Ukraine, 298 dead

19-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

World leaders demanded an international investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in which all 298 people on board were killed, a [...]
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Ukrainian daily publishes transcript of rebels discussing MH17

Ukrainian daily publishes transcript of rebels discussing MH17

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 12:56 PM

A Ukrainian daily has published what it said was recordings of phone conversations, firstly between Russian intelligence officers and secondly between separatist commanders, [...]
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Heavy rains, landslides hit China, at least 45 die

Heavy rains, landslides hit China, at least 45 die

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 7:59 AM

Heavy rains and landslides over the past week have killed at least 45 people in southern China and left 21 others missing, the country’s Ministry of Civil Affairs and [...]
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Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane

Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 7:27 AM

Ukraine accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting down a Malaysian jetliner with 298 people aboard Thursday, sharply escalating the crisis and threatening to draw both East [...]
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China Joins Counter-Piracy Part of Hawaii Drills

China Joins Counter-Piracy Part of Hawaii Drills

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 7:24 AM

China has been boarding ships looking for mock pirates and contraband as it joins the world’s largest maritime exercises for the first time. On Wednesday, Chinese [...]
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SA286: 25 Passengers Injured as SAA HK-Bound Flight Hits Turbulence over Malaysia

SA286: 25 Passengers Injured as SAA HK-Bound Flight Hits Turbulence over Malaysia

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 7:15 AM

At least 25 passengers of a South African Airways (SAA) flight to Hong Kong were injured as the plane hit severe turbulence. The airline said its SA286 flight, which took off [...]
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Indonesia’s Jokowi leads with 80pct of votes counted – private group

Indonesia’s Jokowi leads with 80pct of votes counted – private group

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:12 AM

Jakarta’s populist governor looks set to become Indonesia’s next president, according to a private tally of eighty percent of the votes cast, as his rival lashed [...]
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Concerned N. Korea Launches Endanger International Aviation

Concerned N. Korea Launches Endanger International Aviation

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 7:10 AM

The US and Britain say they have joined other nations in voicing complaints over North Korea’s recent string of missile launches, accusing Pyongyang of endangering [...]
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Malaysian Tanker Hijacked on South China Sea

Malaysian Tanker Hijacked on South China Sea

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

A Malaysian-flagged oil tanker has been hijacked in the South China Sea and its cargo siphoned. It is the latest in a recent spate of such incidents blamed on sophisticated [...]
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Bill Clinton to visit Vietnam again

Bill Clinton to visit Vietnam again

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Thanhnien News | 6:00 AM

Former US President Bill Clinton will return to Vietnam on Friday (July 18) as part of his Asia-Pacific trip to visit the work of the Clinton Foundation and deliver remarks [...]
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Cambodian politicians charged with insurrection

Cambodian politicians charged with insurrection

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Six Cambodian opposition politicians were charged Wednesday with insurrection, punishable by up to 30 years in prison, as their party warned of an attempt to “destroy [...]
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Army truck crash kills 7, ignites Kashmir protest

Army truck crash kills 7, ignites Kashmir protest

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

An army truck collided with a taxi Wednesday in Indian-controlled Kashmir, killing seven people, including a pregnant woman, and triggering violent protests. The accident [...]
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Lightning, floods leave 20 dead in rain-hit China

Lightning, floods leave 20 dead in rain-hit China

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

At least 20 people have died in the past week as torrential rain batters swathes of China, with at least six killed by lightning, thousands of homes destroyed and more than [...]
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