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MH17 plane crash: Investigators 'expected to name four suspects'

All 283 passengers, including 80 children, and 15 crew members were killed



Investigators probing the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet in eastern Ukraine in 2014 will present new evidence later on Wednesday.

The Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team (JIT) is expected to name suspects and announce charges for the first time.

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1MDB: US to return $200m in funds to Malaysia as part of probe


The 1MDB fund was meant to turn Kuala Lumpur into a financial hub and boost the Malaysian economy



The US is to return close to $200m (£152.4m) to Malaysia in funds recovered from asset seizures tied to scandal-hit state fund 1MDB.

US authorities have so far transferred $57m tied to a Hollywood firm accused of using 1MDB funds to finance films.

Read more: 1MDB: US to return $200m in funds to Malaysia as part of probe

Thai king Vajiralongkorn marries bodyguard making her queen

The king is seen pouring sacred water on the head of Queen Suthida



The king of Thailand has married the deputy head of his personal security detail, and given her the title of queen, a royal statement said.

The surprise announcement comes before his elaborate coronation ceremonies begin on Saturday, when his position is consecrated.

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