Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP
Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 trial to examine evidence, entering key phase

  • The Malaysian plane was shot down over Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 passengers on board, many of whom were Dutch
  • The trial formally began in March 2020 but has until now dealt with legal arguments

Topic |   Malaysia Airlines flight 17
Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP
Presiding judge Hendrik Steenhuis and other judges and lawyers view the reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, at the Gilze-Rijen military airbase, in May. Photo: AFP
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