MH17 investigation team to visit Moscow

22:49, 04 July 2016
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The investigation team dealing with the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crash in Ukraine plans to visit Moscow this week, Russian news agency TASS reported referring to Wim de Bruin, the spokesman for the Dutch chief prosecutor's office. 


"Experts are visiting Moscow on July 5-6," TASS quoted Wim de Bruin as saying.

It is reported that investigators will discuss issues related to the MH17 plane crash.

UNIAN memo. Boeing 777 of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down July 17, 2014, in Donetsk region with a surface-to-air Buk missile system No. 332 of the Russian 53rd air defense missile brigade based in Kursk region.

All 298 people on board were killed in a crash. The passengers were citizens of 10 countries. The majority of victims (196 people) were the citizens of the Netherlands. Among the dead were also 27 Australians.

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