# russia - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?
He has also said that the bank guarantee “wasn’t a terrible policy”.
The move was averted through diplomatic channels.
# russia - Friday 8 August, 2014
The animals have been caught in the crossfire of the tit-for-tat sanctions war.
‘The fact that we are now leaving the crash site doesn’t mean we have ceased investigating the cause of the disaster,’ said Dutch PM on Wednesday.
This was the week in business.
The move comes after Russia imposed sanctions on EU and western countries.
# russia - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…
The ban comes after Western countries imposed sanctions against Moscow over its policy on Ukraine.
“In the future Edward will have to decide whether to continue to live in Russia and become a citizen or to return to the United States,” his lawyer said today.
# russia - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
The Prime Minister of the Netherlands said that it was too dangerous to continue.
# russia - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Armed rebel fighters have remained at the scene to keep an eye on the gathered journalists.
# russia - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.
Tension is already high between the two countries due to the crisis in Ukraine.
Dozens of the posters have sprung up around the rebel-held industrial city.
# russia - Monday 28 July, 2014
The investigators leading the probe in the Netherlands would not give confirmation.
It was unanimously held that Russian authorities forced Yukos into bankruptcy.
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights added that an “effective” investigation is needed.
# russia - Sunday 27 July, 2014
In the aftermath of the the airplane crash in Ukraine, the politician claims the host nation should be changed.
Police officers from the two countries were due to recover victims’ remains from the site but heavy shelling has been reported in the village next to the crash site.
# russia - Friday 25 July, 2014
US officials called Russian artillery fire a “clear escalation” of the conflict.
# russia - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.
The planes may have been carrying as many as four military personnel.
# russia - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Malaysia Airlines also faced a backlash after one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria.
Charlie Flanagan calls for immediate ceasefire to conflict in Gaza, and urges all sides involved in the Ukraine conflict to cooperate on MH17 inquiry.
# russia - Monday 21 July, 2014
A deal was reportedly also reached today with Ukrainian separatists over the recovery of the flight’s black boxes.
Tony Abbott called the downing of the plane “a crime”.
# russia - Sunday 20 July, 2014
The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.
# russia - Saturday 19 July, 2014
The Ukrainin government said rebels were blocking Ukrainian investigators from accessing the site
# russia - Friday 18 July, 2014
A run-through of events surrounding the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane yesterday.
Malaysia’s Transport Minister says flight path was deemed secure by international air authorities, but other airlines were bypassing it for months.
It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.
The US President added that more sanctions could be imposed on Russia
The area is now a no-fly zone after last night’s crash.
# russia - Thursday 17 July, 2014
Malaysia Airlines says it has “lost all contact” with flight MH17 from Amsterdam.
Ukraine’s Security Council also said their troops had been fired on with missiles launched from a Russian village.
# russia - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
A number of the current squad are likely to still be eligible should the Irish team reach Russia in four years’ time.
# russia - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.
# russia - Monday 14 July, 2014
Russian state TV said that Ukrainian troops “crucified” a three-year-old boy.