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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.

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PM: Plane crash 'absolutely appalling, horrific incident'

Prime Minister David Cameron said the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in Ukraine was "an absolutely appalling, shocking, horrific incident" and said his thoughts were with the families of those killed.

Prime Minister David Cameron, speaking after the COBRA meeting this morning on the Ukraine plane crash. Credit: ITV news

He said it was vital that the international community get to the bottom of what happened:

If, as seems possible, this was brought down, then those responsible must be held to account and we must lose no time in doing that."

– David Cameron

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