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    MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area: prosecutors
    Sep28

    MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area: prosecutors

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (Reuters) – A Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a Russian-made Buk missile launched from a village held by rebels fighting Ukrainian government forces, international prosecutors said on Wednesday. The post MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area: prosecutors appeared...

    Dutch investigators release results of MH17 probe
    Sep28

    Dutch investigators release results of MH17 probe

    Niewegein – A man whose daughter died when a Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down over Ukraine said families were told on Wednesday that a Dutch-led investigation has found proof that a mobile Buk mi …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia demands “complete and transparent” investigation into MH17 downing
    Sep28

    Russia demands “complete and transparent” investigation into MH17 downing

    Russia wants a “complete and transparent” investigation into the downing of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on 17 July 2014, a spokesperson for president Vladimir Putin said to news agency TassThe post Russia demands “complete and transparent” investigation into MH17 downing appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Moldova Bans Ukraine Meat over African Swine Fever Fears
    Sep28

    Moldova Bans Ukraine Meat over African Swine Fever Fears

    Moldovan authorities are banning the import of live animals and meat from Ukraine due to fears of African swine fever.Agriculture Minister Eduard Grama says the ban begins Wednesday after several suspected cases of the disease emerged 200 kilometers (125 miles) north of the… …read more Source:...

    Families: investigation found MH17 downed from pro-Russia rebel held territory
    Sep28

    Families: investigation found MH17 downed from pro-Russia rebel held territory

    Fred Westerbeke, chief prosecutor in the Netherlands, who leads the international investigation after a surface-to-air missile hit Flight MH17 on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 people aboard, most of them Dutch citizens, addresses a news conference in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands on September 28, 2016....

    Inquiry: Hundred people being probed for MH17 disaster
    Sep28

    Inquiry: Hundred people being probed for MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE: A criminal inquiry into the downing of Flight MH17 said Wednesday it is investigating 100 people for a missile attack on the plane two years ago over eastern Ukraine, saying the system used had been transported from Russia. The investigators also confirmed that the BUK missile which slammed into the Malaysia Airlines plane was fired...

    Missile brought in from Russia downed MH17
    Sep28

    Missile brought in from Russia downed MH17

    Dutch-led criminal probe says aircraft was hit by Buk fired by rebels in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Financial...

    41-year-old man charged with terrorism offences linked to conflict in eastern Ukraine
    Sep28

    41-year-old man charged with terrorism offences linked to conflict in eastern Ukraine

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    Prosecutors Point Fingers at Russia in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Jet
    Sep28

    Prosecutors Point Fingers at Russia in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Jet

    A two-year investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014 has concluded that the missile responsible was not just made in Russia, but also fired from a separatist area of Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian rebels. An inquiry by the Dutch Safety Board last year said the BUK missile that hit Flight MH17,...

    MH17 Update: Russia-Backed Rebels Shot Down Plane, Investigators Say
    Sep28

    MH17 Update: Russia-Backed Rebels Shot Down Plane, Investigators Say

    A team of international prosecutors led by Dutch investigators looking into the shooting down of the MH17 plane over Ukraine said Wednesday the plane was shot down by a BUK missile originating from territory belonging to pro-Russian rebels. In July 2014, the Boeing 777 broke apart midair, killing all 298 people aboard the plane flying from...