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A Week of Agony, From
Eastern Ukraine to the Gaza Strip

New York Times, by Serge Schmemann

Original Article

Posted By:NorthernDog, 7/19/2014 10:52:56 PM

There are times when the endless crises and conflicts of our times reach such paroxysms of senseless tragedy that the world cries out for a halt. The strife in eastern Ukraine made little sense even before it brought down a civilian jetliner, taking the lives of 298 passengers and crew members with no connection whatsoever to the fight. The outcry was immediate, and the bulk of it was focused on Russia for its support — denied but obvious — for pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine. According to American officials, the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, Flight 17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur,

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Obama´s response: ´´Wazzup Bro? How ´bout a nice, long weekend in the mountains.´´

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Penney, 7/19/2014 11:01:33 PM     (No. 9932187)

Both Putin & 0bama struck out this week of agony. -No heart.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 7/20/2014 1:41:24 AM     (No. 9932284)

This may be a tragedy.

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