REBELS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REBELS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Blog: Don’t envy Rich’s road trips http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58321570-52/rich-rebels-eight-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58321570-52/rich-rebels-eight-football.html.csp">Blog: Don’t envy Rich’s road trips</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:32.053-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rich always ranks among Utah’s top Class 1A football and basketball schools. But it’s remote location in extreme northern Utah doesn’t do it any favors. Consider the Rebels’ football schedule this year. Rich plays only three home games. It must travel twice to Idaho. But those are relatively short trips compared to an eight-day span in September when the Rebels will travel 1,516 miles. Pity poor Class 1A Rich. The Rebels have only three home games. In a span of eight days, they will drive 1,516 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321570@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:32 MDT Libya’s largest oil depot begins exporting crude http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317751-79/oil-largest-libya-production.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317751-79/oil-largest-libya-production.html.csp">Libya’s largest oil depot begins exporting crude</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:21:02.54-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cairo • Libya’s National Oil Corp. says the country’s largest export terminal has begun loading a tanker destined for Italy, its first shipment after a yearlong blockade over disputes between the central government and rebels. The corporation said on its website the tanker has been loading 600,000 barrels since early Wednesday. Disputes over oil between the weakened central government, rebels demanding a share and protesting workers demanding better pay had knocked the country’s regular producti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583177512014-08-20T12:21:02.54-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T12:21:02.54-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317751@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:21:02 MDT Rebels in Ukraine back away from unconditional cease-fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282568-68/ukraine-rebels-donetsk-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282568-68/ukraine-rebels-donetsk-russian.html.csp">Rebels in Ukraine back away from unconditional cease-fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YURAS KARMANAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T20:03:02.312-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • Fighting raged in the city of Donetsk on Sunday, as government forces continued to close in on the rebel stronghold and pro-Russian insurgents backed away from an unconditional cease-fire offer that they announced just the day before. With a string of military successes and broad support for its campaign from the West and most of its domestic base, Kiev has taken a hard line against the rebel forces and promised it will only relent when the separatists surrender. Donetsk rema...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582825682014-08-10T20:03:02.312-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T20:03:02.312-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282568@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 20:03:02 MDT New Ukrainian rebel leader gives Moscow distance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58276788-68/rebel-russian-ukraine-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58276788-68/rebel-russian-ukraine-russia.html.csp">New Ukrainian rebel leader gives Moscow distance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YURAS KARMANAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T18:46:50.664-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 06:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • A Ukrainian has replaced a Russian at the helm of the insurgency in eastern Ukraine and declared that he wants “only moral support” from Moscow, as the Kremlin apparently tries to rebut Western claims that it is calling the shots among the rebels. Many in the rebel ranks decry what they call Russia’s betrayal of their cause, but most vow to keep on fighting even as Ukrainian government troops close in on the main rebel stronghold, the eastern city of Donetsk. In an ominous si...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582767882014-08-08T18:46:50.664-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-08T18:46:50.664-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58276788@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:46:50 MDT Syrian rebels kill 10 soldiers, capture others in Lebanon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58257216-68/syrian-lebanese-arsal-rebels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58257216-68/syrian-lebanese-arsal-rebels.html.csp">Syrian rebels kill 10 soldiers, capture others in Lebanon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DIAA HADID</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T20:54:02.55-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beirut • Syrian rebels killed 10 Lebanese troops and likely captured over a dozen more in a raid on a Lebanese border town, the country’s military chief said, the most serious spillover of violence yet into the tiny country from its neighbor’s civil war. The capture of Lebanese soldiers and police raised fears that the country could become further entangled in the Syrian civil war and could worsen already-brewing sectarian tensions. “What happened today is more serious than what some people ima...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582572162014-08-03T20:54:02.55-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T20:54:02.55-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58257216@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:54:02 MDT More human remains recovered at Ukraine plane-crash site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58254643-68/remains-ukraine-forces-rebels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58254643-68/remains-ukraine-forces-rebels.html.csp">More human remains recovered at Ukraine plane-crash site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOBY STERLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T20:57:02.595-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 08:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Amsterdam • Investigators using sniffer dogs recovered more human remains and personal belongings at the Malaysia Airlines wreckage site in eastern Ukraine on Saturday, the head of an international recovery mission said. Speaking from the Ukrainian capital Kiev, Pieter-Jaap Aalbersberg said 70 Dutch and Australian investigators were able to reach the site for the second consecutive day, despite clashes between pro-Russia separatist rebels and Ukrainian forces nearby. Flight 17 was shot down abo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254643@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 20:57:02 MDT Syria rebels raid Lebanese town, kill, capture troops http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58254545-68/arsal-gunmen-army-lebanon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58254545-68/arsal-gunmen-army-lebanon.html.csp">Syria rebels raid Lebanese town, kill, capture troops</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASSEM MROUE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T19:59:02.062-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 07:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beirut • Rebels fighting in Syria’s civil war crossed into Lebanon and raided a border town Saturday, killing and capturing security force members in the most serious incursion into the tiny country during its neighbor’s 3-year-old conflict. The rebels, who included foreign fighters, demanded to trade soldiers and police officers it captured in Arsal for some of the “most dangerous detainees,” the Lebanese army said in a statement. Masked gunmen roamed the streets as Lebanese helicopter gunship...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582545452014-08-02T19:59:02.062-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T19:59:02.062-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254545@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:59:02 MDT Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58250297-68/rebels-dutch-experts-investigators.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58250297-68/rebels-dutch-experts-investigators.html.csp">Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MSTYSLAV CHERNOV</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T17:01:47.265-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 05:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hrabove, Ukraine • Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and victims’ belongings Friday in the fields where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down. Artillery boomed in the distance as the 70-member team of Dutch and Australian experts painstakingly combed a patch of scrubland not far from the site of bloody clashes between Ukrainian soldiers and pro-Russian separatist rebels. The team’s top priority: collecting the rem...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582502972014-08-01T17:01:47.265-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T17:01:47.265-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250297@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:01:47 MDT Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246989-68/site-investigators-ukraine-wreckage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246989-68/site-investigators-ukraine-wreckage.html.csp">Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MSTYSLAV CHERNOV</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T21:20:46.745-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rozsypne, Ukraine • Two weeks after a missile brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, an international team of investigators Thursday reached a wreckage site in eastern Ukraine that remains bitterly contested between government forces and pro-Russia separatist rebels. For the families of the victims, it was an important start in locating and recovering bodies still rotting in the fields and building a case against those who perpetrated the tragedy. Harun Calehr, the uncle of two young victims...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582469892014-07-31T21:20:46.745-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T21:20:46.745-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246989@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:20:46 MDT Experts don’t expect to reach Ukraine plane-crash site soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243963-68/ukrainian-ukraine-rebels-site.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243963-68/ukrainian-ukraine-rebels-site.html.csp">Experts don’t expect to reach Ukraine plane-crash site soon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DMITRY LOVETSKY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T21:40:17.974-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky, the remains of some passengers are feared rotting in the 90-degree (32-degree Celsius) midsummer heat, deepening the frustration of relatives desperate to recover the bodies of their loved ones. Fighting between Ukrainian forces and separatist rebels has kept away international police charged with securing the site, a sprawling area of farmland and villages. And until it’s secured, there is no way fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582439632014-07-30T21:40:17.974-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T21:40:17.974-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243963@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:40:17 MDT Shelling adds to mounting civilian toll in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238458-68/areas-shelling-donetsk-ukraine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238458-68/areas-shelling-donetsk-ukraine.html.csp">Shelling adds to mounting civilian toll in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MSTYSLAV CHERNOV </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • Shells smashed into a residential neighborhood of Donetsk on Tuesday as Ukrainian forces intensified their campaign to encircle the rebel stronghold. The shelling killed at least two people, blew gaping holes in an apartment block and raised fears that the city is on the verge of severe bloodshed. Fighting also raged elsewhere in Ukraine’s troubled east, bringing the death toll to at least 24 civilians and 10 soldiers over the past day. And it prevented international investig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582384582014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238458@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:38:42 MDT Monitors ‘sick and tired’ of being kept away from plane crash site in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234584-68/russia-ukraine-rebels-monday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234584-68/russia-ukraine-rebels-monday.html.csp">Monitors ‘sick and tired’ of being kept away from plane crash site in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T21:55:07.047-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Shakhtarsk, Ukraine • Panicky residents in an eastern Ukrainian town fled their homes Monday carrying a few possessions in plastic bags and small suitcases as shells exploded in the distance — fighting that prevented an international police team from reaching the area where the Malaysia Airlines plane was downed. “Mom, hang in there,” exclaimed a weeping woman who was fleeing Shakhtarsk with her mother. Associated Press reporters saw a high-rise apartment block in the town being hit by at least...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582345842014-07-28T21:55:07.047-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T21:55:07.047-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234584@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:55:07 MDT Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk from rebels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227235-68/donetsk-russia-ukrainian-rebels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227235-68/donetsk-russia-ukrainian-rebels.html.csp">Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk from rebels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AYSE WIETING</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DAVID McHUGH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T21:06:47.972-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 09:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • Ukrainian officials said their forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town north of Donetsk on Saturday as they try to retake the stronghold held for months by pro-Russia rebels. The move comes as Ukrainian forces appear to have gained some momentum recently by retaking control of territory from the rebels. But Russia also appears to becoming more involved in the fighting, with the U.S. and Ukraine accusing Moscow of moving heavy artillery across the border to the rebels. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582272352014-07-26T21:06:47.972-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T21:06:47.972-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227235@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:06:47 MDT 40 bodies from downed jetliner returned to Dutch soil http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58217723-68/russian-ukraine-government-dutch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58217723-68/russian-ukraine-government-dutch.html.csp">40 bodies from downed jetliner returned to Dutch soil</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOROTHEE THIESING </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MSTYSLAV CHERNOV</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T21:18:02.623-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eindhoven, Netherlands • Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solemnly and gently carried to 40 identical hearses, flags at half-staff flapping in the wind. The carefully choreographed, nearly silent ceremony contrasted sharply with the boom of shells and shattered glass in eastern Ukraine as pro-Russian rebels fought to hang onto territory and shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets. The bold new attack showed the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582177232014-07-23T21:18:02.623-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T21:18:02.623-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58217723@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:18:02 MDT Central African Republic talks on hold; rebels absent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210836-68/republic-african-hold-rebels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210836-68/republic-african-hold-rebels.html.csp">Central African Republic talks on hold; rebels absent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LOUIS OKAMBA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T10:19:02.21-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brazzaville, Republic of Congo • Observers say Central African Republic’s peace talks are on hold after a rebel delegation failed to show up for the second day of meetings. The development Tuesday marks a setback for regional mediators trying to negotiate a cease-fire in the country where thousands have died since sectarian violence exploded last December. One participant who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press said there are internal divisions in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582108362014-07-22T10:19:02.21-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T10:19:02.21-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210836@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:19:02 MDT Robinson: Why arming rebels can be a bad idea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210238-82/aircraft-rebels-weapons-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210238-82/aircraft-rebels-weapons-russia.html.csp">Robinson: Why arming rebels can be a bad idea</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eugene Robinson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T07:47:52.618-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 07:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • The bodies and debris that rained from the Ukrainian sky offer a cautionary lesson about the danger of giving heavy weapons to non-state actors. I hope the hawks who wanted President Obama to ship anti-aircraft missiles to the Syrian rebels are paying attention. By now there is little doubt that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, with 298 people on board, was blasted out of the sky Thursday by a Russian-made SA-11 missile fired from eastern Ukraine. U.S. officials say they have solid evid...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210238@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:47:52 MDT U.S. builds case against rebels, Russia in downing of jetliner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58203374-68/ukrainian-rebels-separatists-ukraine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58203374-68/ukrainian-rebels-separatists-ukraine.html.csp">U.S. builds case against rebels, Russia in downing of jetliner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Craig Whitlock </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Michael Birnbaum</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T21:55:50.075-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Obama administration expanded its case Sunday accusing Ukrainian separatists and Russian forces of working hand in hand to acquire and operate a missile battery believed to have shot down a Malaysia Airlines jetliner last week, killing nearly 300 people. Citing an “enormous amount of evidence,” Secretary of State John Kerry accused Russia of providing SA-11 antiaircraft missiles to the pro-Russian rebels and training them on how to fire the advanced weapons. He also said U.S. i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203374@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:55:50 MDT Monitors try to secure Ukraine plane-crash site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58202391-68/saturday-site-crash-missile.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58202391-68/saturday-site-crash-missile.html.csp">Monitors try to secure Ukraine plane-crash site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and EVGENIY MALOLETKA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T21:52:27.835-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hrabove, Ukraine • International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses that fell from a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes that a credible investigation can be conducted. But before inspectors ever reached the scene, doubts arose about whether evidence was being compromised. The Ukrainian government and separatist rebels accuse each other of firing a surface-to-air missile at the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582023912014-07-19T21:52:27.835-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T21:52:27.835-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202391@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:52:27 MDT Urban warfare feared in Ukraine fighting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191703-68/ukraine-cities-donetsk-fight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191703-68/ukraine-cities-donetsk-fight.html.csp">Urban warfare feared in Ukraine fighting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • Insurgents bade tearful farewells Wednesday as they loaded their families onto Russia-bound buses and began hunkering down for what could be the next phase in Ukraine’s conflict: bloody urban warfare. While the pro-Russian rebels in the east have lost much ground in recent weeks and were driven from their stronghold of Slovyansk, many have regrouped in Donetsk, an industrial city that had a population of 1 million before tens of thousands of civilians started fleeing for fear of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581917032014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58191703@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:09:02 MDT 11 die when airstrike in Ukraine flattens building http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187930-68/ukraine-snizhne-rebels-ukrainian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187930-68/ukraine-snizhne-rebels-ukrainian.html.csp">11 die when airstrike in Ukraine flattens building</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:14:28.594-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Snizhne, Ukraine • An airstrike in eastern Ukraine sent an apartment building crumpling to the ground Tuesday, killing at least 11 people and adding to the steadily mounting civilian death toll from the fighting between government forces and pro-Russian insurgents. Rebels pinned the attack on the Ukrainian air force. The government swiftly denied blame but was not immediately able to offer an alternative explanation. The bombing in the rebel-held town of Snizhne demonstrated how airstrikes and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581879302014-07-15T21:14:28.594-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T21:14:28.594-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58187930@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:14:28 MDT