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Clinton papers on Iraq, Haiti released

Jul 20, 2014

Clinton papers on Iraq, Haiti released

President Bill Clinton’s advisers carefully considered how to explain the president’s military action against Iraq in 1998 as the House was debating his impeachment, according to records from the Clinton White House that were released Friday. The documents also touched upon al-Qaida leader Osama ...

Why were commercial planes still flying over Ukraine?

Jul 19, 2014

Why were commercial planes still flying over Ukraine?

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over rebel-held eastern Ukraine has raised questions over why the company persisted in flying in conflict-zone airspace that many other Asian carriers had abandoned months ago. The air corridor over Ukraine has always been a crowded one ...