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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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China wants 'fair and objective' probe into crash

China's president has called for a fair and objective investigation into how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 came down over eastern Ukraine.

Xi Jinping has called for an 'objective' investigation into the crash. Credit: BREUEL-BILD/Juri Reetz/DPA/Press Association Images

The Chinese government's official website quoted Xi Jinping saying the probe should find out the truth "as soon as possible".

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