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Ukraine court releases MH17 suspect on bail

MH17 was shot down over territory held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. (Reuters pic)KIEV: A Ukrainian court on Thursday released on bail a man suspected of involvement in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine in 2014 that killed 298 people.
A judge said that Volodymyr Tsemakh, whom Ukraine’s security service has identified as a former commander of Russian-backed separatist forces in eastern Ukraine, should be released from custody immediately, pending further investigations.
Tsemakh is one of the people who could be handed over to Russia in a widely anticipated prisoner exchange.
Last week, Dutch prosecutors urged the authorities …read more

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