Names of those behind MH17 to be revealed on 2018

22:29, 16 November 2016

The names of the MH17 shooters in Donetsk region shall be identified by early 2018.

According to Turkish Anadolu news agency Malaysia's transport minister Liow Tiong told reporters that a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has identified the group and is narrowing its investigation to find "the one responsible party" who pulled the trigger of the BUK-type missile. Once the shooter identified, the Joint Investigation Team will insist to prosecute the culprits in the international court in Netherlands.

The Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (also known as MH17), a scheduled international passenger flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was shot down on 17 July 2014 over the territory of militants’ controlled territory in Donbas 2 years ago, killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew members on board.

This fall the investigation group reported that the airliner was downed by the Russian anti-aircraft missile system "Buk", delivered to Donbas from Russia.