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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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Rebels 'block international observers' at MH17 site

Armed rebels have blocked international observers from approaching wreckage of the Malaysian airliner in east Ukraine, a witness says.

A representative for the separatists is said told monitors from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe the rebels were conducting their own investigation and would share the results later.

Local staff for the emergencies ministry were also heard telling the OSCE they had brought bags containing bodies to the road at the edge of the crash site but they would not say where the bodies had been taken.

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