Dutch authorities decide not to declassify MH17 crash documents
The Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security may not declassify the documents concerning the crash of flight MH17 over Ukraine, as reported on the Dutch Council of State’s website.
The statement notes that the Council of State has partially repealed the decision of the lower court, which ruled that the information on the catastrophe must be published. In this way, the council has reserved the state’s right to secrecy.
The beginning of the document notes that this statement is a response to a collective lawsuit by several media outlets – the Volkskrant newspaper and the RTL and NOS TV channels.
In August 2015, …read more