Victims' names read out in sombre start to MH17 trial

2020-03-09 19:37

Bereaved family members listened silently with bowed heads as the names of all 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 were read out on Monday at the start of the trial of four men accused of downing the plane.

Five key questions about the MH17 trial

2020-03-05 19:39

Four suspects are to go on trial in the Netherlands next week accused of playing a role in downing Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine on July 17, 2014.

'We get the orders from Moscow as well': Secret phone calls from pro-Russian rebels revealed in the investigation of the downing of MH17 that killed 298 people

2019-11-15 11:25

"I'm carrying out orders and protecting the interests of one and only state, the Russian Federation. That's the bottom line," a rebel said in a call.

It's been 5 years since MH17 was shot down, killing 298 people. Here's what happened, and why nobody has yet been held officially responsible

2019-07-17 18:09

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky over Eastern Ukraine in July 2014. Investigators blame four pro-Russian military officers.

Moscow says no Russian missile involved in MH17 plane crash

2018-05-25 06:23

Moscow has rejected an international investigation that found a Russian missile downed flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014, saying no such weapon had ever crossed the Russian-Ukrainian border and blaming Kiev for the tragedy.

MH17 team hopes emotional videos will bring new leads

2017-06-28 21:32

International investigators and relatives of victims of flight MH17, shot down over eastern Ukraine almost three years ago, have renewed efforts to push the probe forward, issuing videos appealing for witnesses.

MH17 relatives mull new search in Ukraine for remains

2017-01-15 06:58

Families of the MH17 plane disaster victims may push for a renewed search of the crash site in eastern Ukraine.

Germany, Switzerland in new MH17 probe

2016-06-07 19:02

German and Swiss authorities have carried out raids seizing documents after learning a German private detective has investigated the MH17 air disaster.

MH17 victim families sue Putin, Russia in European rights court

2016-05-21 17:15

Families of victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are suing President Vladimir Putin and Russia for Aus$10 million each in the European Court of Human Rights.

Dutch policeman held for online sale of MH17 'souvenirs'

2015-11-30 13:44

Dutch police have suspended an officer who tried to sell online souvenirs said to have come from the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down over war-torn Ukraine last year.


MH17 murder trial starts with calls for justice

2020-03-09 16:51

Four men accused of murder over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014 went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday, with families of the 298 victims calling for justice.

Here are 3 times passenger planes have been accidentally shot down amid heightened military tensions

2020-01-10 10:31

There are suspicions that Iran shot down a passenger jet amid tensions with the US. Here are three other times something like this has happened.

Ukraine court releases MH17 'suspect' pending trial: AFP

2019-09-05 20:43

A court in Ukraine on Thursday released from pre-trial detention a man suspected of involvement in the downing of flight MH17, amid speculation he may be used in a prisoner swap with Russia.

Russia must 'account for role' in MH17 tragedy - G7

2018-07-16 07:29

Russia must "account for its role" in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine and cooperate with efforts to establish truth and justice, say foreign ministers of the world's industrial democracies.

Flight MH17 families voice concerns over new discovery of remains

2017-12-24 15:36

Relatives of those killed in the MH17 air disaster have called for greater respect for victims' remains fearing some may be "playing a game" after a new discovery of bones.

Dutch families plant trees at MH17 memorial park

2017-03-18 21:32

Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in mid-2014, have planted the first trees in a Dutch memorial park.

Dutch investigators release results of MH17 probe

2016-09-28 13:47

Family members of the MH17 victims were briefed privately before a news conference scheduled to announce the preliminary results of the investigation.

Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines

2016-06-02 15:00

Families of six Malaysia Airlines crew members who were killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago have filed a lawsuit, blaming the carrier for the tragedy.

Australian couple whose 3 children died on MH17 welcome baby

2016-05-13 11:43

An Australian couple whose three children were killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine two years ago has welcomed a new baby.

Russia accused of hacking MH17 inquiry

2015-10-23 21:03

Russian spies likely tried to hack into the Dutch Safety Board's computer systems to access a sensitive final report into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine.

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