A British NGO has published a summary report claiming that a Russian Buk surface-to-air missile system shot down a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet on July 17, 2014, over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people aboard.
Fragments of a Buk anti-aircraft missile have been found in the bodies of victims of the Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 disaster in eastern Ukraine, an investigator has said.
NEW YORK -Speaking at the 70th session of the UN General Assembly, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko condemned Russia's veto imposed on an international tribunal to bring to account those, who shot down Malaysian airlines flight MH17 over militants-held territory in Ukraine, saying that "everyone in this hall understands Russia's real motive."
Russia could face a barrage of legal action over the downing of flight MH17 as affected countries gather in New York to discuss their options.
Russia could face legal action over its alleged role in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in July last year as leaders of affected countries are set to meet in New York next week.
MOSCOW - An international group of criminal investigators in the Netherlands, which is probing the MH17 crash in Ukraine, is inclined to believe that the airliner had been shot down from the ground with a Buk missile.
Blocked by Russia at the United Nations, members seeking criminal accountability for the Malaysian jetliner destroyed in eastern Ukraine last year may create their own prosecution tribunal, Australia's foreign minister said Sept. 23.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has said that he has come to an agreement with the Prime Minister of Belgium Charles Michel on continuing the ongoing consultations on the investigation into the MH17 disaster within the international investigative group, which includes Ukraine and Belgium.
MOSCOW - The Public Prosecution Service of the Netherlands is still examining a theory whereby the Malaysian Boeing was shot down in Ukraine by a Russian Buk rocket, but to say that the parts discovered earlier were precisely of this system would be premature, Public Prosecution Service spokesman Wim de Bruin said.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has accused the Netherlands of concealing from Russia findings from the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, TASS news agency reported Monday.
A United States government report implicating Russia in the July 2014 crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was created by political writers rather than intelligence analysts, a former CIA analyst-turned-political activist told Russia's Sputnik News.
MOSCOW – The Dutch National Public Prosecutor's Office may publicize any specific results of its criminal investigation into the crash of a Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17) in eastern Ukraine any earlier than at the end of 2015 or the beginning of 2016, Dutch National Public Prosecutor's Office spokesperson Wim de Bruin told Interfax on Aug. 19.
MOSCOW - In recent years, trade relations between Russia and the Netherlands have at times blossomed and at times wilted. This summer they went up in smoke.
An audio clip purported to prove extraordinary allegations that the CIA downed MH17 was hopeless Russian propaganda, it has been claimed.
An Indonesian airliner carrying 54 people was missing Sunday after it lost contact with ground control while flying in bad weather on a short flight in the country's mountainous easternmost province of Papua, officials said.
Freelance journalist Billy Six has recently come to the attention of the world's media after publishing previously unpublished footage of the MH17 crash sitefilmed shortly after impact, as well as featuring in Russia Today's recent MH17 documentary. In this interview with Bellingcat, Billy Six details some of his other investigations into the events surrounding the downing of Flight MH17.
Russia has stoked tensions with the West by burning Dutch flowers, in what has been regarded as a political statement over the investigation into the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 disaster headed by the Netherlands.
Not all propaganda is created equal. For every piece of elegantly crafted misinformation meant to sway hearts and minds, there is spin so poorly produced that it borders on the absurd. Case in point, a comically bad audio recording released by the Russian tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda on Aug. 12 of two alleged CIA agents conspiring to bring down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, which crashed in eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014.
WASHINGTON – Washington continues to support the investigation into the causes of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in Ukraine's east, which is conducted by the Netherlands, but it still believes the plane was shot down by surface-to-air missiles fired by Russian-backed separatists, Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner for the U.S. Department of State said.
MOSCOW - Prosecutors in the Netherlands revealed on Aug. 11 that they had found what could be pieces of a Russian-made surface-to-air missile system in eastern Ukraine, in the area of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.