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Sunday, October 23, 2016

Putin and Russia demanded $330 million for the victims of MH17

According to media reports, in the Strasbourg court on human rights received a claim from 33 the next of kin of those killed in the crash Malaysian “Boeing” flight MH17 in Ukraine. The lawsuit was filed to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin and Russia itself. The plaintiffs demand compensation at the rate of $ 10 million for each victim. Thus the total amount of the claim reaches 330 million USD.

photo: Dmitry Durnev

According to Reuters, the lawsuit on behalf of 33 the next of kin of those killed in the crash of flight MH17 in Ukraine has submitted to the European court for human rights Australian legal firm LHD Lawyers. The lawsuit was filed on may 9, the defendants are the President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the Russian government.

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Lawyers yet do not confirm the filing of such claim, but the Agency said that the Australian firm was represented in court the interests of 33 people from Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia. Just in a plane crash on 17 July 2014 killing 298 people.

Recall that the security Council of the Netherlands in October last year issued a report on the investigation into the crash Malaysian “Boeing” in Ukraine. As stated in that report, the crash was caused by the explosion of a missile fired from the Buk missile, but the report did not indicate the guilty party. Still there are many versions of this incident, the Russian side has repeatedly stated that the report ignored the facts provided to the Commission from the Russian Federation. Also, the Russian experts called the report “illogical” and rebuked the Dutch expert in “fitting the evidence” at a pre-selected version.

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