: :inin Kyiv (EET)

MH17 trial to resume with no public due to virus measures

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The murder trial of three Russians and a Ukrainian accused of involvement in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 will be closed to the public and media when it briefly resumes later this month in a Dutch courtroom.

The decision announced Tuesday to close the March 23 hearing comes after Dutch courts said they would shut down until April 6 for all but urgent cases because of restrictions introduced by the government to fight the spread of the coronavirus

The landmark trial of the suspects in the July 17, 2014, downing of the Boeing 777 …read more

Source:: KXAN