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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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OSCE: 'Impossible' to do an accurate MH17 body count

An international monitoring organisation was not able to confirm pro-Russian rebels' claim that they were in possession of the black boxes of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.

Speaking at a news conference in the rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, Michael Bociurkiw, spokesman for the monitoring mission of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe, said they had been granted access to the refrigerated train cars.

It is said to hold the remains of many of the flight's 298 passengers and crew, but the observers told reporters that they were not able to do a body count.

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