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Ukraine: OSCE official says "access to MH17 crash sites getting better and better"01:01

Ukraine: OSCE official says "access to MH17 crash sites getting better and better"

Ukraine, Donetsk
July 21, 2014 at 08:06 GMT +00:00 · Published

OSCE spokesperson for the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Michael Bociurkiw, held a press conference in Donetsk on Monday regarding the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine.

Bocirukiw stated that they have been informed by DNR officials that 282 bodies have been collected thus far, but that he cannot confirm this number yet. He also said, that access has been getting "better and better" and that the OSCE has visited four out of eight so far.

The Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam, crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. The wreckage was found near the settlement of Grabovo in Donetsk region, located approximated 60 kilometres (37 miles) from the border with Russia.The aircraft was flying at an altitude of around 10,600 metres (34,700 feet) when ground control lost contact. It has not yet been confirmed how the plane was brought down.

Ukraine: OSCE official says "access to MH17 crash sites getting better and better"01:01
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OSCE spokesperson for the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Michael Bociurkiw, held a press conference in Donetsk on Monday regarding the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine.

Bocirukiw stated that they have been informed by DNR officials that 282 bodies have been collected thus far, but that he cannot confirm this number yet. He also said, that access has been getting "better and better" and that the OSCE has visited four out of eight so far.

The Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam, crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. The wreckage was found near the settlement of Grabovo in Donetsk region, located approximated 60 kilometres (37 miles) from the border with Russia.The aircraft was flying at an altitude of around 10,600 metres (34,700 feet) when ground control lost contact. It has not yet been confirmed how the plane was brought down.

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