On July 17, a Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed in Ukraine’s eastern region of Donetsk, killing all 298 people on board. According to the preliminary report by the Dutch Safety Board, the Malaysia Airlines flight broke up in the air probably as the result of structural damage caused by a large number of high-energy objects that penetrated the aircraft from the outside.
Dutch experts that arrived at the crash site of the Malaysian MH17 flight in eastern Ukraine to collect the passenger plane’s wreckage have excluded the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) from the new version of the November 10 protocol, the republic’s Emergencies Minister Alexei Kostrubitsky told RIA Novosti on Tuesday.
Ulrich Heyden, Russia-Ukraine correspondent for German Media "Der Freitag" and "Telepolis," has spoken to Sputnik about the new accusations against Moscow with regard to the 2014 crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, the Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team's (JIT) investigation is one-sided.
Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 crashed in eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014, while flying to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam. All 298 passengers and crew aboard the aircraft died in the incident.
It's been three years already since the deadly MH17 plane crash in Ukraine, and yet so far not a single person has been brought to justice, while the investigation drags on.
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.
Russian radars could not "miss" a missile approaching the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine in 2014, the deputy chief of Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsia) told Sputnik on Tuesdaym, denying claims of Dutch investigators.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview with US director Oliver Stone that the United States would never disclose information on the crash of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 passenger plane in eastern Ukraine in 2014, if it went against their position.
Russia is ready to provide experts and equipment to decode radar data linked to the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday.
Decoding and analyzing primary radar data provided by Russia to the Netherlands for the investigation of the flight MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine could take just minutes or hours if the data format is unconventional, experts told Sputnik.
Over two dozen Dutch activists sent a letter to US President Donald Trump asking him to launch an investigation into the 2014 Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash over eastern Ukraine, local media said Tuesday.
Russian Federal Air Transport Agency Rosaviatsia denied Dutch claims of Russia's radar data on MH17 crash allegedly violating international requirements.
The Dutch state prosecutor intends to forward Russia another request for radar data from the MH17 plane crash site area, Wim de Bruin, the spokesman for the prosecutor's office, told Sputnik Monday.
Dutch freelancer journalist revealed new details of the MH17 flight crash in Ukraine and published in his blog.
The Dutch police will examine the objects collected by the journalists at the site of the crash of Boeing MH17 aircraft in Ukraine, Wim de Bruin, the spokesman for the Dutch state prosecutor's office, said Tuesday.
Those responsible for the downing of the Malaysian flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine could be named by early 2018, the Malaysian Transport Minister said Tuesday.
Ukrainian lawmakers extended on Wednesday the work of the inquiry mission into the Malaysian Flight MH17 airliner crash in Donbass until August 1, 2017.
The Dutch-led Joint Investigative Team's new report on the 2014 Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster is full of "troubling gaps", according to American investigative journalist Robert Parry.
The Russian Foreign Ministry will summon on October 3 Dutch Ambassador in Moscow Renée Jones-Bos to present additional reasoning behind Russia's refusal to accept the findings of a Dutch-led probe into the crash of the Malaysian Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in 2014, spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday.
Head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Alexander Zakharchenko said that Ukraine is responsible for shot down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014.
The results of the probe into the MH17 plane crash presented by the Dutch-led Joint Investigative Team indicate no new Western conclusions on the matter and show investigators' reluctance to heed relevant information from Russia, according to RIA political analyst Vladimir Ardayev.
UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson called Wednesday on Russia to engage constructively in the investigation of the MH17 plane crash following the release of the initial results of the probe by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT).
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