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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UN Council to vote on resolution over crash site access

United Nations Security Council diplomats has said the council would vote on a draft resolution co-sponsored by Australia, France and Lithuania that would call for full access to the Malaysian airliner crash site and an independent investigation.

Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop said she expected all 15 council members to back the proposal, which also asks for the full co-operation of all countries in the region, including Russia.

Britain's UN ambassador tweeted:

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