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Grapperhaus: Russia wanted to be the suspects in the MH17 case himself, prosecuting

The authorities have asked the Netherlands whether they have the three Russian suspects in the MH17 case are the prosecution, it appears Wednesday in a letter from the prime minister Ferd Grapperhaus, to the house of commons.

Grapperhaus, said in a response to the request for the transfer of the prosecution is “not an option” it is, ” he writes in the Room. He was asked by the Russian government, or whether they would be willing to make the ultimate decision on the punishment itself. It is not clear whether Russia will answer to .

Three of the four men, who are being prosecuted for their involvement in the shooting down of MH17, the Russian nationality. It’s going to be Igor Girkin (48), the right-hand to Sergey Dubinsky (56), and his assistant Oleg Pulatov (52). The fourth defendant Leonid Kharchenko (47), it is a Oekraïner.

In the case of the four, starting on the 9th of march, in the assembly hall of Justice Complex at amsterdam’s Schiphol airport. The process is going to be online for live to follow. It’s likely that the defendants did not attend the hearing. Russia, the country refuses to provide it.

Flight MH17 was on July 17th, 2015, is on top of Ukraine down. In addition, all 298 passengers, including 196 Dutch citizens, were killed. The four of them would be covered by the buk missile was to have transported that the aircraft was shot down.

65Onderzoeksteam shows the faces of four of the suspects are in MH17 disaster

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