25 May 2018

Missile that hit MH17 was Russian - report

From Morning Report, 7:42 am on 25 May 2018

International investigators say that the missile that downed a Malaysia Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine in 2014 belonged to a Russian brigade. For the first time, the Dutch-led team said the missile came from a Russian brigade based in the city of Kursk. A New Zealand citizen Mary Menke and New Zealand resident Rob Ayley were among the 298 people on board the the Boeing 777 who died when it broke apart in mid-air flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. Anna Holligan is in Bunnik in the Netherlands and attended the very revealing press conference with the latest findings.