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MH-17 was shot down from a territory controlled by Ukraine

Summary of Disinformation

The DPR Prosecutor General’s Office has evidence that the BUK was launched from an area under the Ukrainian Army’s control, presumably the Ukrainian army’s 156th Anti-Aircraft Regiment was then located there.

Disproof

Recurring disinformation https://euvsdisinfo.eu/flight-mh-17-three-years-on-getting-the-truth-out-of-eastern-ukraine/. The Joint Investigative Team (JIT) has concluded that flight MH17 was shot down on 17 July 2014 by a missile of the 9M38 series, launched by a BUK-TELAR, from farmland in the vicinity of Pervomaiskiy (or: Pervomaiskyi). At that time, the area was controlled by pro-Russian fighters. The BUK-TELAR was brought in from the territory of the Russian Federation and subsequently, after having shot down flight MH-17, was taken back to the Russian Federation. https://www.om.nl/onderwerpen/mh17-crash/@96068/jit-flight-mh17-shot/
Further debunk: http://khpg.org/en/index.php?id=1507577040

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Reported in: Issue 83
Date: 05.10.2017
Language: Russian
Country of Origin: Ukraine
Reported by: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group (KhPG)
Keywords: War in Ukraine, DPR, MH17
Disinforming outlet: Vesti.ru
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