In 2014, "A Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down by a Russian-made missile in the east of Ukraine.

According to the report of APA with reference to "Reuters", this was stated in the judgment of the Hague Court.

The court believes that the plane was hit by a "Buk" missile launched from the settlement of Pervomaysk on the territory of Ukraine.

As a result of the incident, 283 passengers and 15 crew members died.

According to the verdict of the court, 4 people who participated in the downing of the aircraft were sentenced to life imprisonment in absentia.

The verdict also states that the "Donetsk People's Republic" from which the rocket was launched was under Russian control at the time of the incident.