MH17 crash: GRU officer wanted

Крушение MH17: офицер ГРУ объявлен в розыск

SBU announced wanted by the GRU officer, who is suspected of involvement in MH17

Russian Oleg Ivannikov has been implicated in the transfer to Ukraine of Beech, which was shot down a passenger plane.

The security service of Ukraine was declared wanted by the officer of the GRU of the General staff of the Russian Armed forces, Oleg Ivannikov on suspicion of involvement in the crash Malaysian Boeing MH17 in the Donbas in July 2014. On Tuesday, February 19, reported on the website of the Ministry of internal Affairs.

According to the interior Ministry, today declared wanted by 21 January of this year.

Ivannikova suspect charged under part 1 article 258-3 (creation of terrorist group or terrorist organization, leadership in such group or participation in it) and part 2 of article 437 (waging aggressive war) of the CPC of Ukraine.

As reported, in may last year, the international group of investigation Bellingcat on public sources of information called Ivannikova one of the key suspects in the case of MH17. Bellingcat said the name and posted a photo of the person involved.

“The team Bellingcat, edition of the Insider, and other investigators found that “Andrey Ivanovich” or “Orion” participated in the transfer to Ukraine of Beech, brought down MH17, is a GRU officer Oleg Ivannikov”, – was noted by the group.

We will remind, on July 17, 2014 the plane Boeing 777 airlines Malaysia Airlines, flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed in the Donetsk region. All 298 people on Board were killed.

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