Obama speaks to Ukraine and Malaysian leaders

President Obama called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak about the downed Malaysia Airlines jetliner. Mr Obama is said to have placed the calls from Air Force One during a flight from Delaware to New York.

Malaysia's Defence Minister posted a picture of the country's prime minister speaking to Mr Obama.

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Investigators to examine second black box from MH17

Air investigators are to examine a second black box which was recovered from flight MH17 today. The data could reveal if the pilots were aware of a missile coming towards the plane and what happened in the last few seconds of the flight if they were able to speak.