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 ECHR confirms receipt of claim filed against Russia by relatives of downed MH17 victims

European Court of Human Rights has confirmed the receipt of the claim filed against the Russian Federation and Vladimir Putin by relatives of the victims of Malaysian Boeing crash in Ukraine in July 2014.

Censor.NET reports citing RIA Novosti.

"We can confirm that a lawsuit against Russia concerning the MH17 flight crash was received by the Secretariat May 9, 2016," the press service of the court informed.

It is also noted that the complainants are 33 relatives of the victims from Malaysia, Australia, and New Zealand.

Read more: Australian law firm filed claim against Russia and President Putin in ECHR for downed MH17 flight
Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n390051