Reacting to the latest findings of the worldwide investigation team concerning the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over the Ukraine on July 17, 2014, Slovakia fully supports the European Union's stance in which it has called on Russian Federation to fully cooperate with all efforts to establish accountability, the Foreign Affairs Ministry informed on May 25.
"The Russian side decisively rejects accusations concerning participation in the tragedy in Eastern Ukraine as unproven and baseless", read the embassy's comment, published on social media on Tuesday.
"A hurried statement of solidarity with the authors of such an opus will clearly not benefit Russian-Estonian relations, which are already going through a relatively hard period", the Russian Embassy added.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday his country cannot "fully trust" the MH17 investigation as 'we were not involved in probe, ' Reuters reports. "The same stance was shared by all European Union foreign ministers present today".
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The 10-year Italian government bond yield jumped to 3.19% bond prices fell, compared to just under 2% around two weeks ago. Italy is the third-largest economy in Europe that uses the euro currency.
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Four-year hunt for missing Flight MH370 ends
The search area deemed by experts to be the most likely crash site was 9,650 square miles, an area roughly 25% larger than Wales. Plunkett also expressed gratitude to the Malaysian government for allowing the company to restart the search.
As reported, Boeing-777 of Malaysia Airlines, carrying out the flight MH17 Amsterdam (the Netherlands) - Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), was shot down in the sky over Donetsk region on July 17, 2014. 196 of the victims were citizens of the Netherlands; citizens of altogether 17 countries had been on board the flight.
On Thursday, the Joint Investigation Team released additional findings - based on legally sound and compelling evidence - that the Buk missile system which downed the plane belonged to the 53rd Anti-Aircraft Missile Brigade of the Russian army, he said.
It was also reported that a group of 270 relatives of the victims in the crash of a passenger Boeing-777 flight MH17 shot down on 17 July 2014 over Ukraine, prepared a collective legal action against Russian Federation.