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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Ukraine stands by claims on Russian missiles

Ukrainian security sources said Kiev officials stood by information indicating that pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine had received radar-guided missile system from Russia, most likely with a crew.

Read: Russia denies supplying weapons to separatist fighters

A security source told Reuters:

Earlier, the Ukrainian Security Service released information that militants were negotiating the delivery of Russian systems BUK.

The fighters have no special training to operate such complicated military equipment so we are most likely talking about staff crew for the BUK, which came from Russia.

– Ukrainian military source

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