Daily Archives: July 19, 2014

Baird Calls for Immediate Investigation Into MH17 Disaster, Full Access to Crash Site

July 19, 2014 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement following a call with Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

“As we mourn the loss of the passengers and crew members aboard Flight MH17, Canada joins Australia, Malaysia,

“The EU must step up efforts towards a lasting solution in Ukraine”, say S

S&D Euro MPs today called for the full access of independent investigators to the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines plane that crashed in Ukraine. They also urged the EU to “step up efforts to achieve a peaceful solution to the

Readout of the President’s Call with Chancellor Merkel of Germany

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

July 18, 2014

President Obama and Chancellor Merkel spoke by phone today to discuss the latest information regarding the tragic downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.  They expressed condolences for the German and

Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

July 18, 2014

President Obama spoke today with Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom.  The two discussed the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and agreed that an independent, full, credible, and

Daily Press Briefing: Ukraine

1:38 p.m. EDT

MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone.

QUESTION: Hello, Madam.

MS. PSAKI: I have one item for all of you at the top. We condemn in the strongest possible terms the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s barbaric stoning of a

Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk

The White House

Office of the Vice President

For Immediate Release

July 18, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden spoke today with Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk to discuss bilateral relations, the tragedy with Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and the situation in eastern Ukraine. The

Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – July 18, 2014

1:38 p.m. EDT

MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone.

QUESTION: Hello, Madam.

MS. PSAKI: I have one item for all of you at the top. We condemn in the strongest possible terms the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s barbaric stoning of a