Obama: Missile left rebel turf
He also cites Russia fault in loss of jet
Posted: July 19, 2014 at 3:02 a.m.
President Barack Obama said Friday that the United States believed that the Malaysia Airlines jetliner felled over eastern Ukraine had been shot down by a surface-to-air missile from an area inside Ukraine controlled by Russian-backed separatists. He demanded a prompt international inquiry as signs emerged that separatists were impeding an assessment of the crash site by outside monitors.
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