Biden: U.S. Will Send Experts to Investigate the Downing of the Boeing-777 by Russian Terrorists as Soon as Possible

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden announced on Thursday that the President of Ukraine accepted the offer from U.S. experts to investigate the crash of the Boeing 777, adding that "they will be on their way rapidly”.

Censor.NETreports about it, citing the Guardian. Biden said that Ukrainian president PetroPoroshenko has accepted US assistance after the two spoke thismorning, and after Biden offered his condolences for the "tragicevent".

On July 17, the passenger aircraft of Malaysia Airlines, headingfrom Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was downed near Torez city of theDonetsk region. The contact with the aircraft was lost around 4.20pm local time. There were 280 passengers and 15 crewmembers onboard. They all died.

On the same day, around 4.50 pm. a message from terrorists' leaderIgor Girkin appeared in the social network. He boasted that ​​his"soldiers" in the Torrez area shot down another AN-26 of theUkrainian army. The Malaysia Airlines aircraft crashed exactly nearTorez.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n294292