Latest Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash News

Dutch prosecutors demand life sentences in MH17 downing

Dec. 22, 2021 07:57 AM EST

SCHIPHOL, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch prosecutors on Wednesday demanded life sentences for four suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, saying they caused “deep and irreversible suffering” to relatives of the 298 people killed. ...

Dutch prosecutors demand life prison sentences for 4 suspects in 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

Dec. 22, 2021 05:51 AM EST
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch prosecutors demand life prison sentences for 4 suspects in 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

Prosecutors begin explaining indictment at MH17 trial

Dec. 20, 2021 07:19 AM EST

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Netherlands (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday began explaining evidence and their indictment to judges in the murder trial of three Russians and a Ukrainian charged with involvement in downing Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298...

Relative of MH17 victims describes grief, criticizes Russia

Nov. 08, 2021 08:56 AM EST

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The chairman of a foundation that represents families of people killed when a passenger jet was shot down over eastern Ukraine in 2014 told a Dutch court Monday of his grief at losing his brother — no trace of whom was ever found. He also...

Russia expels Dutch newspaper reporter, cites violations

Nov. 04, 2021 08:45 AM EDT

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch newspaper reporter has been expelled from Russia, a move denounced Thursday as “unacceptable” by the Netherlands' foreign ministry. The De Volkskrant newspaper reported Thursday that its Moscow correspondent, Tom Vennink, was...