Amsterdam to find out why Kiev did not close the sky with the crash of MH17
Amsterdam to find out why Ukraine has not closed the sky over the area of the crash Malaysian Boeing, told RIA Novosti in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. The investigation is conducted by the flight safety Foundation.
In June a Dutch lawyer Boudewijn van Eyck, representing the interests of the accused Russian Oleg Pulatova, said that the Hague agreed to examine the circumstances under which Kiev is not closed airspace for civil aviation in the conflict zone in Eastern Ukraine. According to him, such investigation may take up to six months. Press Secretary of Prosecutor's office of the Netherlands, Bregtje van de Modak explained to RIA Novosti that it is kept separately from the criminal proceedings on the crash.
Flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur flight MH17 the plane crashed on 17 July 2014 near Donetsk. On Board were 298 people, they all died. Kiev has blamed the crash militias, but they told that they have the means that would shoot down aircraft at this altitude.
In the investigation conducted by the Joint investigation team under the leadership of the Dutch Prosecutor's office, Russia was not involved. President Vladimir Putin noted that because of this, Moscow can not accept the "findings" of the investigation.
At SSG believe that the plane was allegedly shot down by a Buk belonging to the 53rd anti-aircraft missile brigade from Kursk. Thus in the Russian foreign Ministry stressed that the investigation rejected all testimony, evidence and expert evaluations, which were contrary to the pre-selected scenario.