The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov did not apologize for the loss of flight MH17, crashed in the summer of 2014 in the Donbass. Offer to apologize for what happened in Lavrov’s address was made during an interview with him on “Bi-bi-si” from the lead of Stephen Sackur.
“Apologize for what?” — asked a question of Lavrov. The Minister stressed that Moscow intends to wait for the final results of the investigation, as the investigation is still not finished. “There are 100 names on the investigation, but they don’t even pass in quality of suspects”, — said Lavrov.
This week the investigators of the International investigation team (JIT) presented a new report on the causes of the crash of flight MH17 in the Donbas. The main conclusion of the investigation is that “Buk”, from which knocked the plane was delivered from Russia, and after the launch returned to Russian territory. According to the international investigators, the launch of a rocket from the “Buka” was implemented in the village of Pervomayskaya, which was controlled by the militias.
Earlier the Russian foreign Ministry, commenting on the announced conclusions, stated that the investigation was biased and politically motivated. The findings of the international investigation had previously denied the concern “Almaz-Antey”, stressing that conducted three experiments to the situation with MH17 confirms that the missile was launched from the area of settlement zaramensky, controlled at the time by the Ukrainian army. The Russian defense Ministry, in turn, said that no Russian anti-aircraft missile systems, including Buk, never crossed the border of Russia and Ukraine.
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov in interview “Bi-bi-si” also commented on the findings of the international investigation on MH17. In response to the question whether Moscow insights of an international group of investigators Peskov said: “there is Nothing to accept or deny. This is a pre-trial detention”. Consider them the ultimate truth is impossible, said Peskov.