Those who wondered if the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over separatist-held east Ukraine would oblige all sides to pause and take stock have their answer. Ten days on, the bloodshed continues... even hampering investigators' access to the crash site. The US claims missiles are being launched from the Russian side of the border, whilst the EU is tightening sanctions. How will the Kremlin react?
Researcher at CERI Sciences Po
Eurasia project manager, AESMA Group
Fellow at the Foreign Policy Initiative