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MH17 crash: Bodies flown from Ukraine to Netherlands

The first planes carrying bodies recovered from the Malaysian Airlines crash have left Kharkiv in Ukraine, bound for the Netherlands.

A ceremony was held at attended by ambassadors and officials from countries affected by the disaster.

In the Netherlands, there is a national day of mourning for the victims. The Dutch prime minister will meet the planes when they land in Eindhoven.

Daniel Sandford reports.

  • 23 Jul 2014
  • From the section Europe
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