Passenger Boeing 777 Down by Terrorists. Its Route Ran near Ukrainian IL-76 - Source

Information about the crash of Boeing 777 of Malaysia Airlines near Torez at Hrabovo village was confirmed by the source in the Defense Ministry of Ukraine.

This is stated by Censor.NET editor-in-chief Yurii Butusov on his Facebook page.

"A source in the South operational command told Censor.NET "that the fire at the airliner was opened from the area occupied by the terrorists and Russian mercenaries - there are no Ukrainian air defense forces or Ukrainian troops there."

According to the source the route of the Malaysian plane ran close to Ukrainian military transport IL-76, which was transporting relief goods to the blocked Ukrainian troops. A source in the Defense Ministry believes that the Russian defense gave an order on shooting down the Ukrainian aircraft but due to an error the missile hit a civilian airplane.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n294232