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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Russia denies supplying weapons to separatist fighters

Russia's defence ministry hit back at claims it supplied weapons to pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine. In a statement, it said they did not detect any missiles launched near the path taken by the passenger plane, and asked the US to share satellite images "if they have them".

The ministry said it did not deliver any SA-11 Buk missile systems, "or any other weapons" to separatist fighters.

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