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      All Ukrainian prosecutors on MH17 investigation dismissed: Report
      Feb17

      All Ukrainian prosecutors on MH17 investigation dismissed: Report

      All six prosecutors who formed part of the MH17 investigation in Ukraine have been transferred or dismissed, including the two who were part of the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) investigating the plane crash, NRC reports. Ukraine is reorganizing its public prosecution office in the fight against corruption.Submitted by Janene Pieters on February...

      Iranian tech entrepreneurs use adversity to disrupt business (Sponsored)
      Feb05

      Iranian tech entrepreneurs use adversity to disrupt business (Sponsored)

      Iran produces some of the world’s most highly skilled migrants, Bloomberg reporting that many victims in the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 tragedy were doctors, engineers and Ph.D. students on their way to top Canadian institutions. For those graduates pursuing careers in scientific research and tech in Iran, the infrastructure...

      Canadian PM called PM Rutte about MH17 after Tehran plane crash
      Jan10

      Canadian PM called PM Rutte about MH17 after Tehran plane crash

      Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte to ask him how he dealt with the MH17 disaster. The call was in response to a Ukraine International Airlines plane crashing in Tehran on Wednesday, possibly after being hit by a rocket. All 176 people on board the Boeing 737-800 were killed, including 64 Canadians, RTL...

      Russian officials named in discussions on downing of MH17: JIT
      Nov14

      Russian officials named in discussions on downing of MH17: JIT

      The names of senior officials in the Russian government are mentioned in telephone conversations between pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine about the downing of flight MH17, the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) revealed in a call for witnesses on Thursday, NU.nl reports.Submitted by Janene Pieters on November 14, 2019 – 12:35...

      At least 8 Dutch fought in Ukrainian civil war: report
      Oct03

      At least 8 Dutch fought in Ukrainian civil war: report

      At least eight Dutch people fought in the civil war in Ukraine, both on the Ukrainian side and on the pro-Russian side, according to a report by American research agency The Soufan Center on the rise of violent right-wing extremism worldwide, AD reports. The report calls the Ukrainian civil war a “laboratory” for the international...

      MPs demand investigation into Ukraine’s role in MH17
      Oct02

      MPs demand investigation into Ukraine’s role in MH17

      The Tweede Kamer, the lower house of Dutch parliament, wants a further investigation into the role Ukraine played in the MH17 disaster, focused specifically on the country not closing the airspace above eastern Ukraine despite fighting in the area. A motion filed by CDA and SP to that extent received the support of all parties that attended a...

      Giant Hyalomma tick spotted again in Netherlands
      Sep23

      Giant Hyalomma tick spotted again in Netherlands

      A Hyalomma tick, commonly referred to as a giant tick, was found in Wageningen. This is the third specimen of this type of tick, which can carry dangerous diseases like Crimean Congo virus and Spotted Fever, to be found in the Netherlands this year. The other sightings were in Drenthe and in the Achterhoek in July.Submitted by Janene Pieters on...

      Ukraine releases MH17 suspect from custody
      Sep05

      Ukraine releases MH17 suspect from custody

      The court of appeal in Kiev, Ukraine decided to release Vladimir Tsemach from custody, Ukrainian news agency Interfax-Ukraine reports. Tsemach was a fighter for the self proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic. The Public Prosecution Service in the Netherlands wants to question him in connection with the downing of flight MH17. Submitted by...

      Russia wants Ukraine to hand over MH17 key witness: report
      Sep02

      Russia wants Ukraine to hand over MH17 key witness: report

      Russia wants the Ukraine to give possible MH17 key witness Vladimir Tsemach to them. Russia added the man to a list of prisoners the countries plan to exchange in the coming week, Het Parool reports based on reports from Ukrainian parliamentarian Mustafa Najem, editor of Ukrainian Tsenzor.net Yuri Bukusov, and independent Russian news site The...

      Netherlands commemorates 5th anniversary of MH17 disaster
      Jul17

      Netherlands commemorates 5th anniversary of MH17 disaster

      Five years ago today Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, including 196 Dutch. The victims of this disaster were commemorated at the National MH17 Monument in Vijfhuizen on Wednesday afternoon. Submitted by Janene Pieters on July 17, 2019 – 18:39 …read more Source: NL...