The MH17 crash site
World news: Russia’s Envoy called the findings of the investigation team “groundless.”
Official Moscow does not recognize the validity of the findings of the international investigation, which found direct blame Russia for the incident with the downed passenger airliner MH17.
This was stated on Tuesday in the UN Security Council, Russia’s permanent representative at the Organization Vassily Nebenzia, reports the correspondent of UKRINFORM.
“We cannot accept the groundless conclusions of SSG (Joint investigation teams – ed.). Given what a bad techniques to work today the individual States, we can only trust the investigation, the full participant of which is Russia”, – said Russian Ambassador.
He stressed that Russia insists on a “credible” investigation in order to find the true culprits have been identified “on the basis of reliable evidence” and brought to justice .
He also said that since the disaster, Russia “regularly provided maximum assistance” to the Dutch side in the investigation. The Russian Ambassador also complained that the investigators somehow did not take into account the “evidence” that confirms that the missile launch was made from the territory controlled by Russian-separatist forces.
In this regard, the sebenza has concluded that the international investigation confirmed “the ideological and political implications of blame” against his country.