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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MH17: 'Unclear' how many bodies due to leave Ukraine

Australian PM Tony Abbott. Credit: Alan Porritt/AAP

It is still unclear how many bodies from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 have arrived in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv and how many may have been left behind at the crash site, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said.

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