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MH17 crash: Liam Sweeney's family fly to Amsterdam

23 July 2014 Last updated at 21:05 BST

The father and brother of Newcastle United fan Liam Sweeney have travelled to Amsterdam as flights carrying bodies from the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash begin to arrive in the Netherlands.

The victims' remains are being taken to an army base near the Dutch capital where the identification process will begin.

The family of John Alder, the other Newcastle supporter killed in the crash, have remained in the North East.