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UN to vote on MH17 disaster resolution UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations Security Council is expected to consider Monday a resolution demanding that pro-Russian separatists provide "full and unrestricted access" to the crash site of a downed jet in Ukraine.The document, proposed by Australia and co-sponsored by countries like France, also calls on all actors in the region to fully cooperate in an international probe of the incident.It demands that all military activities, including by armed groups, be "immediately ceased in the immediate area surrounding the crash site to allow for security and safety of the international investigation."A vote was set for Monday at 3:00 pm (1900 GMT).Russia, as a permanent member of the Security Council, has the right to exercise its veto power to scrap the resolution.Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is believed to have been blown out of the sky Thursday by a surface-to-air missile, killing all 298 passengers and crew. Among the dead are 28 ...

US presses case against Russia on downed jet as horror deepens WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry laid out what he called overwhelming evidence of Russian complicity in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as international horror deepened over the fate of the victims' remains. Kerry demanded that Moscow take responsibility for actions of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine whom Washington suspects of downing the jet with a missile, and expressed disgust at their "grotesque" mishandling of the bodies. Television images of the ...
Obama to meet Central America leaders, migrant numbers fall: officials WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will meet with the leaders of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador next week to discuss cooperation on the influx of child migrants from Central America into the United States, the White House said on Friday.The meeting comes as the number of unaccompanied minors crossing the border into the Rio Grande Valley in Texas has begun to drop off, senior administration officials said, seeking a victory in a crisis that has consumed ...
Obama to host Central America leaders for immigration talks WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama will next week host the presidents of Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala to discuss how to stem the flow of tens of thousands of immigrant children across the US border.The tide of unaccompanied minors from the three countries has triggered a border and political crisis, prompting Obama to warn parents in Central America not to send their kids to the United States in search of a better life.The talks on ...
Obama must show leadership in Ukraine crisis: Republicans WASHINGTON: US lawmakers demanded on Friday that President Barack Obama show strong leadership and take swift action against Moscow in response to the downing of a passenger jet over Ukrainian territory.Obama accused the Kremlin of fomenting violence in eastern Ukraine and providing pro-Russian separatists with "sophisticated equipment" such as the surface-to-air missile used to shoot down the Malaysia Airlines plane, but he stopped short of accusing Russia of direct involvement in Thursday's attack, which killed ...
US, Iran negotiating terms to extend nuclear talks WASHINGTON: US and Iranian officials are hammering out the terms of extending talks on Iran's nuclear program, a US official said, tacitly signaling that a comprehensive deal would not be reached by Sunday's deadline.Asked outright if all sides would get an agreement in the Vienna talks by Sunday, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Friday: "I think we're talking about an extension. Stay tuned all weekend."US President Barack Obama had already acknowledged on Wednesday that ...
Biden offers US help on Malaysia plane to Ukraine's Poroshenko WILMINGTON: US Vice President Joe Biden spoke to Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday and offered US assistance to help determine what happened to a crashed Malaysian plane on the Ukraine border, the White House said.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...


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