Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary General, stated that he completely agrees with the conclusions of the international commission on Russia’s involvement to the MH17 plane crash, which was shot down in eastern Ukraine in 2014, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
“I agree with the estimations of the Netherlands’ authorities concerning the Malaysian Boeing – Russia has to admit its responsibility,” Stoltenberg said delivering a speech at NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Warsaw.
As we reported the investigators from the Netherlands found another confirmation that MH17 plane was shot down from Russian 'Buk' missile system. Particularly, they got fingerprints from the ammunition.
He added that 'the investigations confirmed that the plane was shot down from 'Buk' transferred from Russia to the uncontrolled territory'.
As is known, Boeing 777 of Malaysian Airlines, flight MH17 was on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala-Lumpur, when it crashed in the militant-held area of Donetsk region in July 2014. The aircraft carried 298 people; no one survived. Experts found out that the passenger plane was shot down by a missile, fired from Buk, the Russia-made anti-aircraft missile launcher. The weapon was brought to Donbas by pro-Kremlin militants. Moscow has been denying any ties to the disaster.