Criminal case MH17
The Netherlands Public Prosecution Service wants life sentences to be imposed on the four men suspected of downing flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine. According to the prosecutors, it has been proven that they are guilty of causing an aircraft to crash, resulting in deaths, and of the murders of the 298 people on board.
War crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity, torture and enforced disappearances: international crimes and offenses of the most serious sort. The Dutch government believes that such crimes must be investigated and the guilty parties brought to justice.
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Digital navigation through application 'The MH17 Criminal files'
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