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06.08.2016

Media: ECHR gave the course of the appeal against the Ukrainian authorities because of the collapse of Boeing

European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg to communicate the complaint of relatives of victims of the disaster Malaysian Boeing 777 against Ukraine. The lawsuit calls for the response of the Kiev authorities for what they have not closed the airspace over the site of the fighting in the Donbass, wrote in a Saturday newspaper "Kommersant".

Kommunitsirovanie complaint means that the ECtHR sent a corresponding request to the defendant. Thus, given the course of the case.

According to the newspaper, talking about communication in the case of "Joppa and others against Ukraine", which combines three of the complaints of the relatives of the crash victims 298. The applicants claim to the ECHR German nationals advocate Elena Joppa, Chris and Denise Kenko and living in Australia Tim Laushet.

"The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) to communicate the complaint against Ukraine in the case of the crash of the Boeing 777 in eastern Ukraine 17 July 2014 year. The lawsuit filed relatives of the dead passengers citizens of Germany, referring to the fact that the Ukrainian authorities have not closed the airspace over the territory where were fighting between the military and the militia self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People's republic (DNR and LNR) "- should be of a material of the newspaper.

It is noted that the relatives of the dead insist that "the authorities knew about the danger of flights over the zone of military conflict," but did not close the space, which led to the death of their relatives. It is reported that at present the ECtHR has put before the government of Ukraine and the applicants a number of questions: "what domestic remedies were available to the applicants in Ukraine, were these funds exhausted before they applied to Strasbourg?". As the newspaper writes, the next stage for the relatives will be collection of evidence for the ECHR that they have exhausted legal remedies in the Ukrainian courts.

The Boeing 777 "Malaysian airlines", en route flight MN17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, crashed in July 17 2014, in the Donetsk region of Ukraine at the not yet clarified the circumstances. Killing all aboard 298 people. Members of the military conflict in the Donbass denied any involvement in the tragedy, accusing her opposing side. Investigation of the disaster is a joint investigative team of the Netherlands, Australia, Ukraine, Belgium, Malaysia.

A source: RIA News

Author: RIA News

Tags: Ukraine, Aircraft, Incidents, the Court, the ECHR, Investigations, Europe

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