Poroshenko honors memory of MH17 victims

Ukraine believes the punishment for those behind the tragedy is inevitable, President says

11:28, 17 July 2017

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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko joined today’s world-wide mourning for the MH17 victims.

‘We bow our heads to the 298 innocent victims, whose hearts ceased to beat because of the Russian missile three years ago. #MH17,’ the official’s Facebook post reads.  

The Ukrainian leader expresses confidence that the perpetrators will be punished inevitably. ‘This is why I did not hesitate a single second and decided to pass the investigation to the Netherlands immediately after the tragedy. Several days ago, Ukraine and the Netherlands signed the agreement defining the ways of brining to justice those guilty in this crime,’ Poroshenko posted.

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