The defense will have 1.5 weeks to prepare.
23:58, 10 June 2020
The court says it has jurisdiction to entertain the claims made by Ukraine.
23:29, 08 November 2019
A ruling on Moscow's involvement in Ukraine would set a precedent that could impact other cases dealing with Russia's alleged link to the July 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over occupied eastern Ukraine.
18:40, 08 November 2019
The court gave both sides two months to clarify their claims.
18:55, 16 July 2019
The case will be heard by the District Court of The Hague.
11:40, 22 March 2018
<p>Ukraine and the Netherlands, both part of the joint investigation into the downing of MH17, have signed off an agreement aiming to create legal grounds for bringing to justice by the Dutch court of those involved in the shooting down of the Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 from the sky over Donetsk region in July 2014, that’s according to Ukraine’s Justice Minister Pavlo Petrenko.</p>
21:20, 07 July 2017
Ukraine's Ambassador to the Netherlands: "Russia is obliged to provide legal assistance [to the Netherlands] in criminal matters"<p>The Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Ukraine to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Vsevolod Chentsov, in his interview with UNIAN has told what the grounds were for making a decision to pass the right to prosecute those guilty of the MH17 crash to the Dutch court, when will this court start its hearings and whether anything is able to force Russia to cooperate in the criminal investigation.</p>
19:50, 05 July 2017