The court in the case of the crash of flight MH17 will continue in August

The trial in the case of the crash of flight MH17 in the Netherlands will continue on August 31. As reported by Dutch publication NOS, this was at a meeting on 3 July the judge said Hendrik of Steinhaus.

To this date, the protection of Russian Oleg Pulatova, the only suspect whose lawyers participate in the process, must submit their application and the position of the client in connection with the charges.

The Boeing 777, flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur flight MH17, crashed on July 17, 2014 near Torez in Donetsk region. Killed all 298 people who were on Board (citizens of Netherlands, Malaysia, Australia, Indonesia, UK, Germany, Belgium, Philippines, Canada and New Zealand).

According to the findings of the international investigation team, flight MH17 was shot down from the complex “Buk” from territory controlled by Pro-Russian militants. After the crash, and the weapon was returned to Russia. Investigators said that “Buk” arrived to Donbas from the Kursk region.

In may 2018 the Netherlands and Australia officially blamed Russia for the Downing of flight MH17. Russia his involvement in disaster deny.

March 9, 2020, the Hague regional court began to consider the case of the crash of the Malaysian aircraft. Accused fourcitizens of Russia Igor Girkin, Sergey Dubinsky and Pulatov, as well as a citizen of Ukraine Leonid Kharchenko.

22 Jun lawyers Pulatova questioned the basic version of the disaster and demanded to investigate the testimony of 27 witnesses that Malaysian plane was shot down by a fighter APU. Prosecutors Thijs Berger and ward Ferdinandusse stated that alternative version does not need further investigation, since even attorneys don’t consider them likely.

The version of Ukrainian fighters promoted Russian propaganda media. In 2014, they wrote that a certain Spanish Manager Carlos said in his microblog on Twitter, that for a few minutes before the Malaysian plane disappeared from the radar, “with him were seen two Ukrainian fighter”. The first message of the “Spanish Manager” was published by the website of TV channel RT. In August 2016, the Russian edition of The Insider found that previously blocked Twitter “Spanish Manager” was reopened under the name “Lyudmila Lopatkina” and is filled with program-bot. In 2018, Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty found out that presented by the Manager of the Spanish citizen Jose Carlos Barrios Sanchez has a criminal record for fraud, and Twitter did for TV channel RT in Spanish. Sanchez said that received from the RT $48 thousand.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


The EU supports the Belarusian people – Borrell

Vice-President of the European Commission, high representative of the Union for foreign Affairs and security policy Josep Borrell supported the demonstrators who took to the streets of Belarusian cities. About this he wrote in Twitter on Sunday, August 16. “Hundreds of thousands of Belarusians went out today on a peaceful demonstration, demanding the release of […]

Adviser to trump denies the media reports about the alleged intentions of the White house to meet with Putin before the election

Advisor to the President for national security Robert O’brien denied that the us President intends to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin before the presidential elections in the United States. About it the adviser said in comments to NBC News on August 16. Earlier on Sunday, the channel, citing sources reported that trump was considering […]

Workers of two factories in Belarus, announced the strike Monday

Labor collectives of the plant “Belaruskali” and refinery “Naftan”, on August 16 announced that Monday, August 17, join the nationwide strike in Belarus, reported the news portal TUT.BY. The workers demanded to release all political prisoners and participants of peaceful demonstrations, the resignation of Alexander Lukashenko, the holding of fair and transparent elections, and investigations […]

Russia was seen paddy wagons and unmarked rooms, which were moving toward the border with Belarus – Conflict Intelligence Team

From Russia to the border with Belarus, according to eyewitnesses, moving cars similar to police cars, unmarked. About this in Facebook the evening of August 16, said the investigative group Conflict Intelligence Team (CIT). “The information about the transfer of personnel of Regardie towards Belarus seems to be confirmed”, – stated in the message. The […]