The surface-to-air missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, a Boeing 777, belonged to the Russian armed forces,  the Dutch-led Joint Investigation Team (JIT) said May 24. In an update to its long-running investigation into the shooting down of the 777-200ER over Eastern Ukraine in July 2014, the JIT said that the Buk (SA-11 “Gadfly”) missile transporter erector launcher and radar (TELAR) vehicle which fired the missile belonged to the 53rd Anti-Aircraft Missile ...

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