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Ukrainian Missile Sole Culprit Of Russian Liner Crash, Says Penitent Defence Minister

A missile hit was the only possible reason for the Russian TU-154M liner crash of October 4, Alexander Kuzmuk, Ukraine's Defence Minister, said to newsmen on a hotline telephone conference. The jumbo, on a Tel Aviv-Novosibirsk flight, collapsed into the Black Sea after an S-200 missile hit it in a Crimean anti-aircraft troops exercise. The minister knew it even on the fatal day, and urgently applied to resign, he now says.

Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted on meeting me in a back room of one of Jakarta's posh restaurants. An avid reader of mine, he 'had something urgent to tell me', after finding out that our paths were going to be crossing in this destroyed and hopelessly polluted Indonesian capital.

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases

Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted on meeting me in a back room of one of Jakarta's posh restaurants. An avid reader of mine, he 'had something urgent to tell me', after finding out that our paths were going to be crossing in this destroyed and hopelessly polluted Indonesian capital.

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases