International investigative unit begins the MH17 probe in Ukraine
KIEV, September 9 (RAPSI) – Foreign members of the joint investigative unit have joined the MH17 probe with the Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office, RIA Novosti reports on Tuesday citing the Ukrainian authorities.
Earlier, Ukrainian Prosecutor General signed the joined treaty that incepted the joint task force which is to investigate the Boeing 777 incident. The treaty was joined by the representatives of Netherlands, Australia, Belgium and Malasyia.
Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed in the Donetsk region on July 17. All 298 people on board, including 193 Dutch nationals, died.
On July 21, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted an Australia-led resolution calling for an international investigation into the circumstances of the tragedy and full and unrestricted access of experts to the site.