Breaking: Missile from rebel-held Ukraine downed MH17

New Delhi: The missile that downed the flight MH17 was fired from rebel-held Ukraine area, prosecutors investigating the crash have said. In 2014, all 298 people on board had died when flight MH17, on way to Amsterdam from Kuala Lumpur, crashed. The airplane Boeing 777 had broken apart midair.          

Now the prosecutors of Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team has said that the missile which hit the flight was fired from the Ukranian territory controlled by the Russia-backed rebels. The team comprises prosecutors from Malaysia, Australia, Ukraine, Australia and the Netherlands.(Agencies)