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Flight MH17: Putin’s disasters

Russian incompetence is to blame for the downing of Flight MH17

By Ben Judah  

Further violence in Ukraine will have unintended consequences. ©AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda

Vladimir Putin has been here before. He has been presented with the bad news yet again, that Russian officials are responsible for grotesque loss of life, as a result of their own sheer incompetence. Yet again, Putin now finds himself feeling…

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