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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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Sky News reporter: 'Error of judgment' over MH17 bag

Sky News reporter Colin Brazier has spoken of his "error of judgment" after he rifled through the luggage of a flight MH17 victim live on air.

Writing in the Guardian, Brazier said: "While presenting Sky's lunchtime coverage of the flight MH17 disaster, I stooped down to look at a piece of debris. It was a child's suitcase."

"I put my hand inside and lifted up a water bottle and a set of keys. As I did so my mental circuit-breaker finally engaged and I apologised instantly on-air for what I was doing."

The reporter, whose actions were berated on Twitter, said he had "started blubbing on air" which could not be heard on internet replays of his broadcast.

"Too late, I realised that I was crossing a line. I thought aloud: 'We shouldn't be doing this … this is a mistake', an instant apology that was only selectively quoted by those determined to see what I did as a powerful example of journalistic vulturism," Brazier added.

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