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MH17 probe 'biased', Moscow 'disappointed' – foreign ministry

Sep 28, 2016 - 11:15 PM

Russia is disappointed that the situation around the investigation of the Boeing catastrophe is not changing foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova says in a statement

INVESTIGATION. (L-R) Malaysia's Public Prosecutor Mohamad Hanafia bin Zakaria, Ryal Malaysia Police Inspector General Khalid bin Abu Bakar, Dutch Chief Prosecutor Fred Westerbeke, Dutch Head of Central Crime Investigation of the National Police, Wilbert Paulissen and Ukraine's First Deputy Prosecutor General Dmytri Storozhuk, present the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 , in Nieuwegein, on September 28, 2016. Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

Missile which downed MH17 transported from Russia, inquiry finds

Sep 28, 2016 - 7:35 PM

UPDATED But the Dutch led investigation did not directly accuse Moscow of supplying the BUK missile and its transporter system – and the Russian government has repeatedly denied any involvement

RESULTS OUT. Members of a joint investigation team present the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 , in Nieuwegein, on September 28, 2016. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

Dutch to establish spot from which MH17 missile was fired soon

Feb 19, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Officials with the Dutch Safety Board earlier said that the Boeing 777 was hit by a Russian made BUK anti aircraft missile over war torn eastern Ukraine

Dutch experts set up a sign reading 'No entrance! The remains of flight MH17 crash victims may be placed here' at the crash site of Malaysian Airlines passenger jet MH17, near Donetsk, Ukraine, 11 November 2014. Alexander Ermochenko/EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Church burned in Aceh, survivor found from chopper crash

Oct 14, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Other stories include the results of the MH17 probe Thailand s big football win against Vietnam and Indonesia as the guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair

HELICOPTER. The helicopter that crashed was of this model. File photo: EPA

MH17 shot down by BUK missile from war-torn Ukraine

Oct 13, 2015 - 4:01 PM

UPDATED Even though the Dutch led inquiry did not say who pulled the trigger Russian officials disputed the findings set to further degrade strained ties between Moscow and the West

INVESTIGATION. Australian and Dutch investigators examine a piece of debris of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 plane, near the village of Grabove, 100 km from Donetsk, Ukraine, August 1, 2014. File Photo by Igor Kovalenko/EPA

Rebels agree to security zone at MH17 crash site

Jul 19, 2014 - 5:47 PM

More investigators arrived overnight from the Netherlands and Malaysia amid calls for access to the scene as Kiev accused the rebels of trying to destroy crash evidence with Russian support

CRASH SITE. A picture taken on July 17, 2014 shows wreckages of the Malaysian Airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. File photo by Dominique Faget/AFP