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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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Putin to discuss safeguarding Russia's sovereignty

Vladimir Putin will meet with his Security Council tomorrow following renewed fighting in Ukraine and the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.

A pro-Russian separatist battalion poses for a picture atop a T-64 tank in Donetsk. Credit: REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

The Russian president will discuss issues linked to "safeguarding the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Russian Federation," the Kremlin said in a statement.

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