Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

MH17 report to be released

An international team investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 will release its preliminary conclusions later. Ahead of the release Russia's defence ministry has presented radar data to suggest that the plane may have been shot down by Ukrainian forces. The west and Ukraine say Russia-backed rebels shot down MH17. All 298 people on board were killed, including 196 Dutch nationals.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.

Poutine s’immisce dans l'élection française

Poutine a traité la leader anti-UE Marine Le Pen, comme si elle avait déjà remporté la présidentielle. "J'ai mon propre point de vue, qui coïncide avec celui de la Russie", a-t-elle affirmé.

Putin mischt sich in französische Wahlen ein

Putin behandelt die französische Anti-EU Präsidentschaftskandidatin Le Pen, als ob sie die Wahlen bereits gewonnen habe. Le Pen: "Meine Sichtweise… ist identisch zur russischen."

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