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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Malaysian minister's relative among MH17 victims

A relative of the Malaysian defence minister was among the 298 people killed when the MH17 flight was shot down on Thursday.

Hishammuddin Hussein, who played a key role in the aftermath of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 earlier this year, said his step-grandmother had died in the disaster.

US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel spoke with Mr Hussein to offer his personal condolences.

Malaysia's prime minister said those responsible for the crash would be "swiftly brought to justice".

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