SBU releases more conversations implicating Russia in shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight (VIDEO, TRANSCRIPT)

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The crash site of the downed Malaysian Airlines passenger site that Kremlin-backed terrorists had allegedly destroyed on July 17 with an advanced, radar-guided surface-to-air missile system that was delivered from Russia.
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Katya Gorchinskaya

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Ukraine’s security service, known as the SBU, on July 18 published additional intercepted telephone conversations that further implicate Russia in the downing of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17, killing all 298 people on board on July 17. The conversations allegedly took place between Russian military intelligence officers and their armed proxies who discussed the delivery of a Buk missile system from Russia ahead of the downing of the Malaysian passenger jet. 

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