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    (From L) Minister Lodewijk Asscher, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of The Netherlands, and Dutch Prime minister Mark Rutte hold a minute's silence as they attend a ceremony upon the arrivals of a plane from Ukraine, carrying the remains of victims of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at Eindhoven Airbase on July 23, 2014

    Dutch Royal Couple Participate in Event Commemorating 3 Years Since MH17 Crash

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    King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands took part in an event commemorating the third anniversary of the MH17 air crash in Donbass.

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    Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 crashed in eastern Ukraine in July 2014 while flying to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam. All 298 passengers and crew aboard the aircraft died in the incident. The government in Kiev and Donbass independence supporters have been both blamed for downing the plane. However, the investigation continues.

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